millie

active 4 months ago
active 4 months ago
  • millie posted a new activity comment 4 months ago

    Yes you could do worse.
    I think you would like Venice and although you do need to know where to eat in Venice as there’s a lot of very bad food in Venice (its unusual for Italy )it’s a magical place.
    If you choose that I can give restaurant reservations of my OH has friends who studied there and where born there .
    On UK hotels I very much like the…[Read more]

  • millie posted a new activity comment 4 months ago

    What do you like to do on a trip away and does it need to be abroad?

    • Ali replied 4 months ago

      No, we don’t actually like flying these days.

      We like stuff like GoApe, but the weather will be too unpredictable in October for outdoors stuff and we are fair weather people! Steam railways, but I think we’ve done almost all the ones worth doing. Eating. A really great show. I checked cirque du soleil which we’ve never seen but it’s not on the…[Read more]

      • Yes you could do worse.
        I think you would like Venice and although you do need to know where to eat in Venice as there’s a lot of very bad food in Venice (its unusual for Italy )it’s a magical place.
        If you choose that I can give restaurant reservations of my OH has friends who studied there and where born there .
        On UK hotels I very much like the…[Read more]

  • millie replied to the topic Does acupuncture work? in the forum Health 4 months, 1 week ago

    Currently undergoing acupuncture (4 sessions) in my ears for hot flushes. It’s reported as having a 75% success rate, so worth a try. After the first week, the flushes stopped. After the second week, they were back as previously! Now on week 3, and they’re still here, but I’ll carry on for the full treatment to see what happens. And yes, it…[Read more]

  • millie replied to the topic how to cure muscle spasms in back? in the forum Health 5 months ago

    OP I could have written this post myself – ive had the same issue every 3/4 months after certain exercise. The first time I was taken to A&E in absolute agony, the following times I’ve been brought to tears but havent needed a hospital trip. I need 2/3 days off work each time. I’m gradually finding a coping mechanism – I see a fantastical ost…[Read more]

  • When I was signed off work with horrendous muscle spasm (and off my head on useless medication)… my physio gave me acupuncture which was sooooo effective. That was the only thing that helped. It was painful at the time but really made a difference. I had a couple of treatments and then the normal physio work was able to do the rest. Before the…[Read more]