When I turned 50, years ago..... the Rodale Press targeted me as if they knew that I was interested in shaping up health wise. They started sending me tempting health books information to view and every month they had a new offer and I was buying their books. I learned a lot from them. Some I kept and some I gave away. I eventually built up a health library. There are more not shown here...
I'm running out of room on my library shelves so some books are not in the right section.
Around 10 years ago I received a lot of health books and some other books from a friend who wanted to clean out her library after her husband passed away. I added them to my library but I had to buy shelves because my library was already full.
Some of those I bought at the thrift store and the rest were given to me by my friend. The health books are on the bottom shelf.
Now yesterday morning I got a call from an elderly woman whom my husband and I met at a church breakfast last year and we chatted and learned a little about each others. She remembered our conversation and had some books that she thought we might be interested in as she was cleaning her library too.
These I got yesterday from the elderly couple. Now if I could get the time to read these...
She was a retired teacher who worked for the University Forestry Department. She called herself an outdoor teacher and her 93 years old husband was a retired University Engineer professor. Both remarkable people.
They arrive with guess what... two big cloth bags full of beautiful health books.
My husband invited them in and we chatted for a spell and they were so interesting and knowledgeable.
I'll have to reorganize my health library now so that all the health books are in the same place.
I finished filing year end papers today and I also finished calculating the three months of HST ( harmonized sales tax) for the farm last evening. My plan was to hook after supper but we got company so I didn't pull a single hoop again...
Thanks for stopping by. I appreciate your visit and comments so much.
It's minus -21 C. right now, that's -5.8 Fahrenheit. It's supposed to go to -24C. equal to -11.2 F. I bet the water will be frozen in my end of the barn in the morning.
- I'm a mother of four grandmother of seven and great grandmother of one. I have many hobbies and interests but gardening and rug hooking are my main interest at the moment. I live with my husband in the house that we built with the help of my brothers and have been married for 49 years.