• Weeks 22-26 after the TKR

    Learning to stride out more and not to take foreshortened steps. It’s the end of the year and time for celebration to reflect on the six months since I had my total knee replacement at the end of June. I feel so grateful to my surgeon and his team and to my physiotherapist. I can walk

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  • Summer holiday abroad

    After my total knee replacement, it was time for a summer holiday and we went to Corsica. We tried to make it as straightforward and easy as possible by -: going somewhere we had been before so it was familiar and relaxing booking daytime flights from Stansted (with Air Corsica, a new budget airline) having  a

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  • Autumnal food

    SALADS As the weather changed, I couldn’t just fling a salad on the table and be done with it, although I did try my best. This pear, Gorgonzola and walnut salad is one of my absolute favourites. Pear, walnut and Gorgonzola dolce salad A variation with more autumnal fruit is this one of figs, grapes

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