The Soapbox: Out of the mouths…..

Over the past few days I have been watching the Labour Leadership Election and am happy with the outcome.  I rejoined the Party recently after watching the Coalition Government begin to run riot and starting to feel that although we need to make cuts, ideology is ruling rather than sense.  I worry that if I am not going to be well enough to return to work, that my benefits are going to be cut, or at best left without an increase while everything else goes up in price. Continue reading


Countdown to the Operation 4

Oh dear.  Another phone call on Monday and the operation has been postponed again.  This time until 3rd November.  Apparently the anaesthetist is on holiday.

I have spent the past couple of days feeling rather miserable, mainly because of having to restart the Liver Reduction Diet.  I am finding it really hard going on it, and managed to brighten things up over the weekend by making a simple vegetable broth using Japanese brown rice miso paste as the stock base. Continue reading