London (change)


About me:retired 3yrs ago on health grounds45 years smoking 20 years diabetes combined to give me 4 cardiac arrests in 24 hoursFortunately I was in my local hospitals Heart Lung centre when the arrests happenedright place - right time syndrome or what regretfully its all took its toll on meand has had a major impact on my life Of the good things to have surfaced is that Im still in the company of my familyIm now into my fifth year of being a non smoker Ive got more time to potter totter around my garden greenhouse very slowlycant catch up with the slugs or snails nowunless they give me an hour or twos startI have this year become a member of the Black Country Fuchsia Societyand with help from my familytry raise a few veggies in various patio containers at home Very limited time this year in garden due to ill health time spent in hospital instead of the garden greenhouse My eldest son has built me 2 raised veggie beds 10 x 5weve now ate all the Bingo peas2 rows of French dwarf beansboatloads from the runner beans Tenderstar still flowering producing exceptional podsBeetrootCarrotslettuce cropped as and when needed Im now half way through 12 weeks bed rest going stir crazynot allowed to drive walk to loo onlythough I do sneek down the garden on nice days to sit next to my fish pond waterfallShould hopefully be fit to do light duties around greenhouse etc just as Autumn sets inHappy days
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