Fit & Fabulous: Why taking a holiday is vital for good health

Why taking a holiday is vital for good health

Are you feeling tired, sluggish, life is just a chore?  Maybe you need a holiday. When was the last time you took a holiday?  No, not just a long weekend but a decent break of two weeks or more.  A break where you can just relax and do whatever you want to.  Sounds tempting doesn’t it? We are currently on… Read more »

The Night We Were ‘King & Queen’ in Bali

Bali

I love to travel and my husband and I have been fortunate to have been able to travel internationally each year for the last 6 years.  Each time we travel we create new and wonderful memories that we can reminisce about many years after the event. Unfortunately, holidays and travel must come to an end, however our memories of our trips… Read more »

Meaningful Mondays: 9 Ways Travel Changes You

how travel changes you

  I previously published this post about two years ago but revisited and updated it.  This week we are heading off on a cruise of the South Pacific.  It will be only for 7 days but I’m so looking forward to travelling again. I love travelling and discovering new places.  My husband and I have been very fortunate to be… Read more »

Grow Your Facebook Followers Link Party

Grow your Facebook followers

Welcome to the party! Grow Your Facebook Followers Starts Thursday, April 13 at 12:05 am central time (United States) Ends Saturday, April 15 at 11:55 pm This party is hosted by: Grammy Dee from Grammy’s Grid Sue from Sizzling Towards 60 Teresa from Aging Like a Fine Wine Clearissa from Clearissa Coward’s Command Center Lori from Love My Big Happy… Read more »

6 Reasons Your next holiday should be a cruise

6 Reasons your next holiday should be a cruise

  We have booked a cruise for this month and I can’t wait! According to Business Insider  nearly 1 in 20 Australians went cruising last year.  A massive 27% increase.  Cruising is the faster growing form of holiday and Australians are certainly jumping on board My husband and I love cruising! I never thought I would say it because I… Read more »

Fit & Fabulous: Consistency doesn’t have to mean Boring

consistency doesn't have to mean boring

  In our #couchpotatotofabfit Facebook Group our Fit & Fabulous challenge for April is Be Consistent. I received a comment to my post about the challenge and the reader suggested that although she tries to be consistent with her workouts, they become boring and she loses interest and motivation.  This prompted me to think of ways we can be consistent… Read more »

So excited! I’ve made the Top 20 list for Mature Aussie Bloggers

Top 20 list for Mature Aussie Bloggers Worth Following

    I’m so, so excited and had to share my news!  Sizzling Towards 60 & Beyond has made the list for the Top 20 Mature Aussie Bloggers worth following. Top 20 list Mature Aussie Bloggers worth following I was pleasantly surprised when I received an email advising that Sizzling Towards 60 & Beyond had been listed in the Top… Read more »

Meaningful Mondays: Women of Midlife Be Courageous & Shine

Meaningful Mondays: Be Courageous

Meaningful Mondays: Be Courageous So often I hear women of midlife expressing the fear that they will become ‘invisible’ as they get older.  This does not have to be the case.  Sure our lives do change as we become ’empty nesters’, retirement happens and we have more time to ourselves. But these changes can be a good thing.  It is… Read more »

Easter a time for new beginnings

Easter new beginnings

  Whilst Easter is one of the holiest events on the Christian calendar it can also be a time for all of us to give thought to new beginnings. In the northern hemisphere Spring is in the air and with Spring comes birth and life.  At this time, we can reflect on our life and what we would like to… Read more »

Friday Favourites: 5 easy ways to a Healthier, Happier YOU!

easy ways to be healthier and happier

Do you struggle to get through everything in a day and find that there is NO TIME FOR YOU or YOUR HEALTH? I was looking through my post archives and came across a post I had written about a year ago. It was for a writing group I belonged to and the prompt was ‘What are your top life hacks’?… Read more »