“Cinema Paradiso is one such film. It spans a lifetime and is my favourite film about childhood , romance and unrequited love.”
“This song started running around my head the day after Prine died, as I was doing laundry. It stayed with me through the dryer cycle, and I moved from my head to a notebook about ten minutes later.”
“there is a difference between being isolated and feeling lonely. People who feel lonely have a different experience and studies show this can have significant detrimental effects on long-term mental health.”
Coping with isolation,confinement and extreme settings.
“It is funny how little we are hearing about support for mental well being at this time of extreme fear and anxiety.”
“it’s important to try not to panic; strategies such as cutting down on watching the news can be helpful. Remember to look at things factually and remember that useful phrase ‘this too shall pass’ “
This is not a review of specific artists but more of a statement on how we enjoy music and how it triggers memory.
This is a soup recipe to savour in bad weather or if you have someone at home or neighbour feeling down in the dumps
Bernie Bell has been looking at her 1915 edition of ‘Mrs. Beeton’s All-About Cookery’.
This is a recipe for a special fruit cake. It is a family recipe handed down the years.