Dear reader, I hope things are better than expected and that the weateher suits you.I’ve knocked a little list together of simple things which help and please me;
A few elastic bands on either ‘claw’ on my new gripper reacher thingy. It grips better.
An elastic band around the ‘smoking fingers’ on the dodgy left hand prevents burning extra holes in myself.
I’ve nurtured and specially shaped my right index finger nail. Good for lots of things,especially around the mobile phone. You can imagine other obvious benefits.
Cutting up cardboard packaging to provide…er cardboard, for writing easily handleable(?) shopping lists.
I carry a few bits of said card and a marker pen when out and about. Very handy for leaving words of encouragement for the [filered words ] car drivers who park over our drop kerbs.I write on the card,not the car, but…
'Cos I’m on my little buggy whilst a new gearbox is sourced for ‘Big Bug’, I’ve velcroed a small mirror onto my left glove so I can see push bike riders whizzing up behind me on the tracks and paths I use. Apparently this idea could be of use to other people who might want the view behind.
Remote control electric plugs.A pack of three(“Ooh matron”) was £20 in B+Q. I can now turn the fan on without getting up, and am desperately looking for other things to automate
Just a few thoughts from a diseased mind