Are you afraid to settle for a mediocre life? How do you find your mojo, if you think you’ve lost it?

Reflecting on life

I crossed something off my Retirement To-Do list recently, not because I'd completed it, as you might expect, but because I'd lost interest in it. I'd lost my drive, my passion, my joy for it. Where did it go and is this cause for concern?

Retirement Voices | Add your story to this important new book

Life after retirement. Having been made redundant, life is looking good.

I have just completed an easy questionnaire on the subject of retirement. I found out about this project from another midlife blogger and decided to add my voice to the story. If you are a woman and you're retired I highly recommend you join up and share your story and thoughts, it's for a good …

Taking stock of life in November – let’s chat!

Hello from me

Taking Stock - November 2018 Are you comfortable and ready for a catchup chat? Hello from me! Another month has flown by and we're on the home straight heading for the end of the year, and it also just happens to be my birthday month too! As much as birthdays and Christmas are happy times, …

You Never Forget Your First Time: My First Time on a Zip Wire | Must Hike Must Eat

Looking good and ready to fly

The first time you do something new is a momentous, memorable, exciting, awesome and often scary feeling. You never forget it! And it was all of those things (and more) - momentous, memorable, scary, exciting, awesome!  It was the day I decided to tackle the longest Zip Wire in the UK at The Eden Project …