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Tips For Adulthood: Five Reasons To Get A Makeover in Middle Age

On occasional Wednesdays, I offer tips for adulthood. I’m not exactly what you’d call a girly...

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How I Came To Love Airplane Rides

I get very anxious when I fly. Before take off, I find a quiet area in the airport and spend 10...

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Tips For Adulthood: Five Things I Learned From Re-Reading The Artist’s Way

On occasional Wednesdays, I offer tips for adulthood. (Whoops! It’s a Thursday! Sorry,...

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  • Tips For Adulthood: Five Reasons To Get A Makeover in Middle Age

    On occasional Wednesdays, I offer tips for adulthood. I’m not exactly what you’d call a girly girl. I hate shopping, I rarely purchase clothes and I only really began wearing make up regularly five years ago when I started my most recent job. So when my 22 year-old niece recommended me for a free makeover/photo shoot, I was […]

    Posted on December 13, 2017 0 comments
  • How I Came To Love Airplane Rides

    I get very anxious when I fly. Before take off, I find a quiet area in the airport and spend 10 minutes meditating to the Fear of Flying segment on the Headspace mindfulness app. Then, as soon as we are “wheels up,” I genuflect. Mind you, I’ve not gone to Church regularly since I left […]

    Posted on December 7, 2017 0 comments
  • Friday Pix: Recommended Reading For The Weekend

    On occasional Fridays, I point you towards some recommended reading from around the blogosphere: a. I have started following The Paris Review on Twitter and am really enjoying their online content. Here’s a lovely ode to November from earlier last month. b. I’ve long been a fan of The New York Times Modern Love column. […]

    Posted on December 1, 2017 0 comments
  • Tips For Adulthood: Five Things I Learned From Re-Reading The Artist’s Way

    On occasional Wednesdays, I offer tips for adulthood. (Whoops! It’s a Thursday! Sorry, folks!) I rarely re-read books. That’s partly a space thing  – I live in a small house – and and partly that there’s just too damn much out there I want to read to bother going back. But this past week I’ve […]

    Posted on November 23, 2017 0 comments
  • It Takes A (Retirement) Village: Solving the Elderly Housing Crisis in the UK

    “It takes a Village,” Hillary Rodham Clinton once famously wrote. She was referring to how societies can best support children to become able, resilient adults. But I think the same principle might readily be applied to how we care for a rapidly ageing population. I began to turn this over in my mind whilst checking […]

    Posted on November 16, 2017 0 comments