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Over 50 & Thriving Series Over 50s Lifestyle

How Housesitting helps us to thrive

June 15, 2018

  Love travelling but the budget doesn’t always allow you to?  This week, my guest in the Over 50 & Thriving Series, has found a way to see the world and is thriving Over 50 with her husband through housesitting.  I was surprised to learn that Suzanne and her husband (whom she calles The Squire), from Global Housesitters x2 have just completed their 32nd housesit in May 2018. I follow Suzanne and her blog and also instagram and usually drool…

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Me from 'M' to 'Z'
Over 50s Lifestyle

Me from ‘M to Z’

Last month I participated in a prompt from Denyse Whelan Blogs entitled Me from ‘A to L’ if you missed it you can catch up here. Now it is time for the second half of the alphabet and there were a few harder letters…

June 11, 2018
'E' is for Embracing life
A to Z Guide to Thriving in Life

‘E’ is for Embracing Life

  So far in my A to Z Guide to Thriving in Life, I’ve discussed: Attitude and Auditing your life The Importance of Inner Beauty Conquering Change The benefits of Disconnection and unplugging from Technology If you have taken on board some the points…

April 5, 2018
Chronic pain
Health & Wellness

How one woman overcame chronic pain to enjoy life

  Chronic pain can be dibilitating and prevent us from enjoying life, but today I introduce you to a woman who hasn’t let pain stop her from living her life and providing inspiration. Recently, I participated in the Forever Fierce Campaign 2018 and introduced…

February 28, 2018
Summer Bucket List
Over 50s Lifestyle

My Summer Bucket List Update

  Summer has been hot in Australia with some areas reaching over 40C.  Rain has been scarce although we had some spectacular storms around New Year.  Where I live in Brisbane, Australia the skies are a glorious blue with sunshine each day and my…

January 21, 2018
Over 50s Lifestyle

Reminiscing about My last year of high school

Do you ever think ‘what might have been?’  Sometimes life doesn’t turn out the way you think it will but that isn’t necessarily a bad thing. This week’s prompt at Denyse Whelan Blogs was ‘My Last Year of High School’. I wasn’t going to…

November 13, 2017
Winter Bucket List Update
Over 50s Lifestyle

My Winter Bucket List Update

Back in June, I was asked by my friend Leslie from Once Upon A Time & Happily Ever After, Life After Retirement suggested I take part in a seasonal bucket list. I started with a Winter Bucket List because in Australia it is officially…

July 21, 2017