5 things I don’t want in my life – Sizzling Towards 60 & Beyond

If you could choose 5 things you don't want in your life, what would you choose? Here are my thoughts in a guest post on Sue's blog - Sizzling Towards 60 & Beyond. Negativity/meanness, toxic people, being overwhelmed, fake people and a world without smiles and laughter - these are things that made my list for this #JournalinginJuly prompt. Pop over to Sue's blog to read the whole post 🙂

Interview with Debbie from “Deb’s World!” ~ Esme Salon

Deb's World Logo

Hi there friends - I've been interviewed! I always enjoy being a guest on another blogger's blog and I had the pleasure of being interviewed by Esme recently! Esme is a lovely, encouraging and supportive blogger and I thank her for having me over on her blog. It's been great to share my story. Here's a …

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 …

Guest Post Series: Reflections on My First Year of Retirement

Our retirement home at Hobbiton New Zealand

Holiday Greetings to you all from the Land Down Under! Donna at Retirement Reflections kindly invited me to be a guest in her 'Sundays at Six' series and gave me free rein as to what I could write about. Donna has many interesting bloggers join her in her series and it's great reading what everyone is …

What happens when you have a spectacular daughter out there?

Melanie from The Wandering Darlings

It's time to meet one of my favourite bloggers, Melanie from The Wandering Darlings.  I must declare, she also just happens to be my eldest daughter 🙂 Welcome to another edition of People of Interest where I get to share some interesting people with you, my interesting readers. I post these on Tuesdays. And that's …

An awesome travel blogger who will blow your mind!

Cycling to Peyto Lake

As I have enjoyed being a guest blogger a number of times, I decided to start a feature on my blog and share some interesting people with you my interesting readers. I post these every Tuesday. Everyone has a story to tell. Yes, even you! It's true, everyone has a story and sometimes we just …

People of interest #5 – Meet Shaun from Clockwork Clouds

Meet Shaun from Clockwork Clouds - a guest post on my blog

I have enjoyed being a guest blogger a number of times and recently decided to start a new feature on my blog to share some interesting people with you my interesting readers. I'm sharing these posts each week on Tuesdays. Everyone has a story to tell. Yes, even YOU! It's true, everyone has a story …

People of interest #4 – Meet Miriam

Fearless at 52

Welcome to my next Person of Interest Guest Post - today it’s my pleasure to introduce you to Miriam. I always enjoy the interaction that being a guest poster brings and so I decided to start a series where I share guest posts by people who interest me.  Everyone has a story to tell, sometimes you …

People of interest #3 – Meet Louise

Louise trekking towards Everest Base Camp

As I have enjoyed being a guest blogger a number of times, I decided to start a new feature on my blog to share some interesting people with you. Everyone has a story to tell, we sometimes just need to ask the questions. So what I've done is invite my guests to answer a set …

People of Interest #2 – Meet Donna

Retirement Reflections is a guest on my blog

As I have enjoyed being a guest blogger a number of times, I decided to start a new feature on my blog and share some interesting people with you. I have always liked the quote:  “Everyone has a story to tell. Everyone is a writer, some are written in the books and some are confined …

People of interest #1 – Meet Sharon

Sisters

I find it interesting to note that throughout my blogging career, I have been a guest poster on a few blogs (see list below) but to date the only person to ever guest post on my blog was my youngest daughter, who wrote this heartfelt piece without any direction:  To my mum My recent guest posts include these: …

A special Guest Blogger – my daughter wrote this for me, about me

A very special post written by my daughter My youngest daughter, Eliza, has written her first ever blog post!  We were together with family over the Christmas break and she presented me with a framed version of her post (below) for my recent birthday.  She also said she'd like to share it on my blog as she'd really like …