Tag Archives: walking

Lil ponders a walk with the over 80’s and Alzheimer’s group in the Yorkshire Dales

(For those who wish to see a photo of Lil, read to the end, where the photo is) June had twisted her ankle, Margaret (there are two Margarets), didn’t like the rain. Betty and John were worried about the roads … Continue reading

Posted in Lil's blogs, oldage | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Wonders of a Spring Walk in the Yorkshire Dales. by fb

The surprise of realising that the end of winter has arrived came upon me quite gloriously whilst walking down a river side path along the Ure. The early wild flowers are springing up, and the flower bracts of Elm trees … Continue reading

Posted in family, Fleur's blogs, lifestyle, travel and walking | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lil reflects on exercise in her essays on age and growing older.

“Legs, Bums and Tums” leaves me like an elderly beetle lying on my back with my legs waving in the air.   I tried one perfect press-up, the others did six.   Mine sagged in the middle and I collapsed long before … Continue reading

Posted in lifestyle, Lil's blogs, oldage | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Bungalow Lil’s first post

19th April, Good Friday 2014. Walking from Ellingstring. With a grandson dreaming of sex, my daughter, husband, a much hen pecked and amiable man, two revolting dogs, two horses and a battered horse trailer we started on our penitential Good … Continue reading

Posted in lifestyle, Lil's blogs, oldage | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment