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A  few hundred years ago, when some one wanted to get in touch they would knock on your door: there was no door bell and very few people had telephones. At the same time, no one considered whether they had “done enough exercise”: many were tired when they returned from a long day of manual work…

Tweet As the Great British Bake Off is back on our screens, I wanted to share my tried and tested recipe. Like many classic recipes, there are many recipes out there each with their own twist and tweak. However, I find most miss out the pre-preparation and proving which I find really helps the bake…

Whilst I adore getting away for a couple of weeks and going on holiday, I have a love/hate relationship with airports. There’s something inherently fascinating about how airports work; how all the shops have a crazier, more manic feel to them and the odd selection of things you can do whilst you’re waiting to board…

Tweet It is nearly a week since I started pumping insulin. It’s too early to be able to say whether it is helping or hindering my diabetes management. But there are some things that I can say and have taken me by surprise. The pump is very simple. I previously mentioned the simplicity of the…