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I'm a 62yr old AOL refugee, living on the south coast of England. I love travelling and sharing my photos. I live with Nina and Katinka, my two Maine Coon cats.


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Sunday, 19 October 2008

Sunday afternoon

Hi everybody. Just a quick update today. I went to the doctors on Thursday as my chest infection seemed to be getting worse. He gave me antibiotics and said he thought I had pneumonia. It does seem a little better now.I've been playing around with this site and managed to get a Feedblitz widget set up so if you want to you can add your email and get alerts for my entries. Don't ask how I did it, I can't remember any of it except knowing I clicked a squillion buttons! Lol! I also managed to import my AOL journal over here last night. I left it private and added a few regular readers to it. I shall carry on using this one as my main blog but it's nice to know I haven't lost my old one! I shall carry on with my Madagascar review soon but I just wanted to show you one of the prettiest creatures I saw there ~ well, I think he's pretty but then I like bugs! This was a locust we spotted while driving along in the desert, we actually stopped the minibus so we could get photos. John, one of our tour guides held him up so we could get better pics!Even if you don't like bugs you have to admit that this one is pretty!

I hope you're all having a good weekend. Bye for now. Whoops, I accidently did this entry in my practise journal, I couldn't just copy and paste it here so had to re-do it all!


Jeannette said...

I hope that you are feeling better soon. That is some insect. I took feedblizt off mine. I subscribed to lots of others and I was lucky if I got one a week from them. I now use the blogger one under gadgets, we will see how that goes.

Joan said...

Hi Jeannette, sorry to hear you are ill and after all that traveling too. Hope you feel better soon. I too have been with feedblizt but not getting any alert hardly from it. Will try something else. Love Joan.

Chris/cacklinrosie101 said...

I'm glad you are starting to feel better, Jeannette. LOL...I was a day late and a dollar short with being able to feed my comments. Seems everybody knew about it but me. Haha, figures.

I can't wait to see more pictures. How exotic Madagascar is. That was one huge but brilliant insect and the sea, Lord, how lovely!

I'll add myself to your feedblitz. I've just been using the blogger dashboard for alerts.
Love xx Chris

D said...

I am so glad you are here!! I hate bugs.. but you're right it is pretty :)
love ya

D said...

ohhhhhhhhhh and feel better soon!

Lainey Laine said...

Pretty insect but still scary - I would be scared of it! I only just found you!!! I thought I had found everyone but then realised I hadnt found you yet! Glad I got you now!!! xxxx
Lainey xxx

Julia said...

Well, you know I like bugs and have taken several pictures of them. Anything but spiders but even those are great to shoot. Sorry your feeling under the weather. feel better soon.

Jean said...

Hi Jeannette ,I do hope you are soon feeling better and the antibiotics soon start to work for you .Very colourful insect .Take care of yourself Jeanxx

Sandra said...

Hi Jeannette, I do hope the antibiotics kick in quickly and you soon feel much better. I`ve added my email address to feedblitz so hopefully I`ll get your alerts, unlike on AOL when I hardly ever got!

Love Sandra xxxx

gina said...

yes, i think he's a beauty!! you know i love taking pix of critters. lol glad you are feeling better. can't wait to see more of your photos from this trip.

ADB said...

Get well soon, Jeannette. The bug was very colourful!

lisa jo said...

if you add anymore, please add me to your original blog. I loved it. That bug is quite colorful. I am so glad you are here and i pray you feel much better quick! XO

CONNIE said...

Cool-I found you through a comment you left on D's blog.
Love your bug photo,


Lisa said...

Gee, I am so sorry to hear you are so sick. I truly hope you start feeling better soon.

The locust is pretty, I am into bugs too and find them so interesting - nice shot!

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