Monthly Archives: March 2020

Trying to get away from it all.

Even the Iron Men are fed up and a couple of them tried to go on holiday. Being aliens they cannot catch Coronavirus so it is allowed. But where can they go. This one thought China may be OK and … Continue reading

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Distant memories

Can’t go out so what can I do? I had been looking at s0ome of my old photos. These were taken on my first walk with Crosby Rambling Club. Malham Cove . 12th April 1987. The scenery is just the … Continue reading

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Not everyone received the message and some of the Iron Men did not get back to the Mother Ship. The colour seems to have gone out of their lives.

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Safe in Another Place.

This morning I went for a walk down Crosby beach. I needed to get out of the house for some fresh air and exercise but knew that I needed to avoid any un-necessary human contact. I felt quite safe with … Continue reading

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Traditional Remedies.

With us over 70’s being advised to stay indoors and reduce any un-necessary social contact I was stuck for something to do. I decided to re-arrange my bookshelves and came across my copy of the British Pharmacopoeia 1898. On page … Continue reading

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Natures Remedies

This morning I went for a walk along the local coastline. I saw lots of Coltsfoot, a member of the Daisy Family. The flowers and young leaves of Coltsfoot are rich in mucilage and have been used for generations as … Continue reading

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