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Middle Age

  • scatterbrain, brain fog,

    Midlife Scatterbrain

    I’m guest posting today over at Cresting the Hill as part of Leanne’s ‘Social Saturday’ series. I’m talking about a common midlife phenomenon ‘scatterbrain’ otherwise known as ‘brain fog’.  My post includes examples, reasons…

    September 15, 2018
  • menopause, hot flash, hot,

    Hot, Hot, Hot – Menopause

    This post is part of the Gorgeous 50’s series inspired by a book given to me by one of my sisters on my 50th birthday – ‘Grown up and Gorgeous in your 50’s’ by…

    July 26, 2018
  • skin care, skincare, beauty,

    Beauty: Skin Care

    This post is part of the Gorgeous 50’s series inspired by a book given to me by one of my sisters on my 50th birthday – ‘Grown up and Gorgeous in your 50’s’ by…

    March 14, 2018
  • mid life brain shift, lady, woman

    Mid-life brain shift

    This post is part of the Gorgeous 50’s series inspired by a book given to me by one of my sisters on my 50th birthday – ‘Grown up and Gorgeous in your 50’s’ by…

    March 1, 2018
  • Bones, Bone Health, Women, Fifty plus

    No bones about it!

    This post is part of the Gorgeous 50’s series inspired by a book given to me by one of my sisters on my 50th birthday – ‘Grown up and Gorgeous in your 50’s’ by…

    February 1, 2018
  • blouse, jacket, fashion

    50 and Stylish: 6 Ways to Update your Wardrobe

    This post is written by guest author, Helen Bradford.  More information on Helen can be found at the end of the post. Long gone are the days when women over 50 were expected to…

    January 25, 2018
  • lady, coffee, park, bench, autumn

    Menopause and Weight Gain

    This post is part of the Gorgeous 50’s series inspired by a book given to me by one of my sisters on my 50th birthday – ‘Grown up and Gorgeous in your 50’s’ by…

    January 18, 2018
  • living, fifty, 50, fifties, 50s, the gorgeous 50s

    The Gorgeous 50’s – Living

    This post is part of The Gorgeous 50’s series inspired by a book given to me by one of my sisters on my 50th birthday – ‘Grown-Up and Gorgeous in your 50’s’ by Pamela…

    September 21, 2017
  • Middle Age, Health, Gorgeous, Woman, Gorgeous 50's, Fifties, 50's, Middle Aged

    The Gorgeous 50’s – Health

    This post is part of The Gorgeous 50’s series inspired by a book given to me by one of my sisters on my 50th birthday – ‘Grown-Up and Gorgeous in your 50’s’ by Pamela…

    September 14, 2017
  • woman, body

    The Gorgeous 50’s – Body

    This post is part of The Gorgeous 50’s series inspired by a book given to me by one of my sisters on my 50th birthday – ‘Grown-Up and Gorgeous in your 50’s’ by Pamela…

    August 17, 2017
  • wardrobe, closet, clothes, gorgeous, 50's, fifties

    The Gorgeous 50’s – Wardrobe

    This post is part of The Gorgeous 50’s series inspired by a book given to me by one of my sister’s on my 50th birthday –  ‘Grown-Up and Gorgeous in your 50’s’ by Pamela…

    August 3, 2017
  • beauty, gorgeous, fifties, 50's, gorgeous 50's, beauty

    The Gorgeous 50’s – Beauty

      If you recall, in my introductory post to the new Write of the Middle (WOTM) ‘Gorgeous 50’s series’, I said that the series was inspired by a book given to me by one…

    July 20, 2017
  • purple, aqua, colour, colours

    Aqua and Purple

    I’m very excited for this very first day of being a member of the Lovin’ Life Linky team where together every Thursday we (the LLL team of six and those of you who link…

    October 27, 2016
  • ubud, yoga, bali

    Sheila in the Rice Fields – Ubud Yoga House

    I’m handing over the reins of the blog to my friend Steph (Stephanie Brookes) today.  Steph and I met many years ago when our daughters were at primary school together.  Steph and her husband…

    September 6, 2016