Category Archives: Healthy Living

Healthy Living

Growing up in Norton; Continued.

Growing up in Norton; Continued. Is just a short story of my early life in the small farming community of Norton in the then Rhodesia. So many names and such good fun. Riley’s and Wrench’s, Moor’s and Bryson’s, Dobson’s and … Continue reading

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Growing up in Norton.

Growing up in Norton. Now it was a long time ago, but at the time it was an idyllic time in our country which was known as Rhodesia. Where do I begin to tell the story, the sweet love story … Continue reading

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Cochlear ear implant pioneer.

The Cochlear ear implant is a medical miracle and don’t I know it. This is about hope, it’s about trying to inspire people not to listen to doom sayers. Sometimes life can treat you harshly, but many people have and … Continue reading

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Rugby, captains, and the old College of Knowledge.

Rugby and a visit to the old College of Knowledge. Rugby eh, now there is a sure fire way to find people trying to be ultra macho and tough, and don’t I know it? You see I have left the … Continue reading

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Raquel, voluptuous and so beautiful.

Raquel, sex symbol or just another beautiful women?  Raquel first came to my attention as a young boy first approaching manhood at Plumtree School in what was then known as Rhodesia. A boys only boarding school and we went there … Continue reading

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Chapman Golf Range.

Chapman golf range is a splendid little gem to hone up your golf game and while away some hours in the sunshine and wonderful atmosphere provided here. I can of course speak with some authority having just been there myself. … Continue reading

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Characters of Plumtree School.

Characters came in all stripes here whether teachers, boys, camp followers or many others. In actual fact it was a terrible place situated in desert like terrain on the South, South Western border of what was then known as Rhodesia … Continue reading

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