Hard to believe that it’s less than 2 months since we launched the Ebola Campaign in Marlow. At the first meeting, there were 16 Clubs represented, along with the Town Mayor and representatives from Marlow Churches together and members of … Continue reading Rotary Club of Marlow Ebola update October 2014
Just over a year ago I wrote a piece about the start of a new venture into curing meat. It was doing really well, so much so that I was making food all the time and making any progress on the … Continue reading Smoke gets in you pies…
Dare I say it… don’t mention it too much but Christmas is just around the corner, over the hill and down the Maidenhead Road… Need that perfect stocking filler? Then get yourself down to the Grassroots Pop Up Shop in … Continue reading Grassroots Pop Up Shop in Maidenhead
Last Sunday evening, Sir Ian & Lady Sally MacFadyen were special guests at a dinner hosted by Windsor & Eton Rotary Club in the Pavilion at Sir Christopher Wren Hotel. “Oh what a night!” The champagne flowed before dinner, The … Continue reading Sir Ian MacFadyen Farewell Dinner
With Agenda 21 becoming more apparent to the average member of the population, it’s important for us to assess your knowledge of the countryside… What do you know about the countryside… do you know animals, crops & natural flowers? Share … Continue reading Agenda 21 Countryside Intelligence Test
Master your own health and well being… next weekend 28th & 29th of June 2014… near Pewsey, Wiltshire… I’ve been watching Clive’s videos for the last year and visited him at his home six months ago… he’s a very nice … Continue reading Spend next weekend getting really healthy…
Since 22nd March 2004 this has been my journey to work… can be a little treacherous on a winter’s morning but on the whole, an inspirational stroll 😉 Some will prefer the hustle & bustle of the city… I can … Continue reading Does your commute to work get you down?
Is your life taking you on a roller-coaster ride? Do you feel unproductive a lot of the time because your mind is wandering? Would you like to regain some control over your mind and body? Mindfulness is the art of … Continue reading Introduction to Mindfulness Workshop
The name of the ONE BOAT project came about while discussing the needs of the people of the Philippines with Jesse Tanchanco & Allan Limas, local Rotarians. I’ve just received an email from Jess Tanchanco from the Rotary Club of … Continue reading The ONE BOAT Project gets underway with TWO BOATS!
I have been using Verbatim’s Call Answering Service for over 10 years ensuring the best possible first impression when a new client calls in 😉 Me saying, hey, how’s it hanging, doesn’t really cut it… great way to go… totally … Continue reading Couple of questions for you…
I pinged our two contacts over in the Philippines each an email last night asking on how our boats were coming on… Jesse came back and said he’d made our ONE BOAT donation into TWO BOATS and they would be … Continue reading ONE BOAT is already TWO BOATS, possible THREE!
Better have some coco & a nap then love… It’s funny how many people think those in the alternative health world are bonkers… perhaps they are, just a little but they do care about their fellow man more than they … Continue reading Are you a little nuts?
Watching Clive de Carle’s latest episode of The Health Revolution last night and he talks about how we could all be eating free food… we all love free… go have a listen… Hey mum, he mentions Todmorden… Love this quote… … Continue reading How would you like FREE FOOD?
When I first asked folk to blog, or add content to their very own space on the Business in Berkshire website back in 2004/5 I was disappointed when on 6 out of 600 actually engaged with the programme… It frustrated … Continue reading Are you Blogging with Confidence?
When it comes to health it is becoming increasingly apparent to me that you need to do your own research, not just simply listen to your doctor… When I mentioned magnesium to a friend of mine that owns a few … Continue reading Magnesium deficiencies and why we need more of it
Just had some good news from a friend… he’s in the jungle… he’s not a celebrity so they can keep him 😉 …The day after completing the Routeburn Track we flew to Nelson and stayed overnight in a B&B in … Continue reading He’s not a celebrity… keep him in there!
“It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.” Charles Darwin maybe! If only Charles Darwin was here to respond then would … Continue reading Happy Darwin Day… did he say this?
I’d like the Berkshire Blog’s 2PM blog to be associated with health, holidays and happiness… For the last few weeks we’ve been talking holidays, now it’s time to talk health. I’ve been following Clive de Carle’s weekly Health Revolution shows … Continue reading Introducing Clive de Carle & Ancient Purity
I recently persuaded my fellow Rotarians to buy two fishing boats for two villages in the Philippines and have been very impressed with the level of management being shown by the local Philippines Rotary Clubs. There was trepidation about investing … Continue reading Rotary ONE BOAT for the Philippines Project
Joe Sparks has set up a brilliant initiative in Windsor called the Green Room, creating hope for those the schools can’t handle… make yourself a nice of tea and enjoy his presentation 😉 Joe himself struggled at school and so … Continue reading Green is the colour of the Angel of Hope
Music is very powerful and when people come together and sign you can’t help but feel some emotion. Enjoy the Soweto Gospel Choir Madiba Tribute Will Corry spotted this over at The Marketing Blog… Thank you. Jon Jonathan L Davey … Continue reading Soweto Gospel Choir Madiba Tribute
Many elderly people live a lonely existence with little or no company. Startling new figures released by Age UK show that 450,000 people aged 65 and over are facing Christmas alone this year. Melanie Meads runs a Reading based companion … Continue reading Let’s all take time to consider our neighbours this Christmas…..
72% of people believe that Reiki provides a natural healing source, while 28% believe it to be complete bunkum! Are you open to new ways of doing things? This result shows a refreshingly positive feeling in Berkshire towards us helping … Continue reading Increasing appreciation of natural healing by the people of Berkshire
I cycled into town this morning thinking we had some Rotary fund raising going on, apparently not, such a shame, lots going on what with Farmer’s Market this morning, lantern parade starting at 3:30PM & the Christmas lights being switched … Continue reading Enjoy Windsor’s New Crown Jewels this Christmas and do a little shopping 😉