September Oasis Blog

A month of Thanks I remember writing in July about my concerns with infection rates running at 600 a day and never giving any new change from lockdown a chance to work.  Well here we are in August with an infection rate of 6000 a day and the possibility of further local/national lockdowns if the … More September Oasis Blog

Like the good old days

Geri wondered if people might be interested in what the world was like before Covid-19 or maybe after!!   When I hear older folks reminisce They often use a particular phrase. No matter how good their current lot is, It’s never “Like the good old days.”   Whilst it’s true many things have changed; There’s … More Like the good old days

The Fairhaven Five

Friday 18th September in the year of our Lord 2020 a few Oasis ladies did meet at Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden, South Walsham. Serena, Beccie, Joanna, Lorraine and myself Theresa, was a small enough group to fall within current social distancing rules and at the same time staying safe by meeting at an outdoor … More The Fairhaven Five

A poem by Tania

My Little Home Welcome to my little home, I live here all on my own, and when I close the door at night, there’s never fuss and never fights I can be who I want to be, and live my life of fantasy, I never have to justify, and never have to tell a lie … More A poem by Tania

September Zoom Meeting

Dear Oasis ladies, partners and friends They do say that as you get older, time seems to pass more quickly. In which case I must be getting very old because time seems to be hurtling past! Here we are, coming up to our September Oasis meeting.  For the past few years, Venetia and I have … More September Zoom Meeting

Know your cucumbers!

Petra found this on an unofficial WI Facebook page. Cucumbers… and facts you didn’t know….. I don’t know where I would be without a cucumber! 1.  Cucumbers contain most of the vitamins you need every day, just one cucumber contains Vitamin B1, Vitamin B2, Vitamin B3, Vitamin B5, Vitamin B6, Folic Acid, Vitamin C, Calcium, … More Know your cucumbers!