Age Life Balance focuses on enjoying a rich, satisfying and balanced life today, with an eye on tomorrow.

Helpful habits for life

I keep thinking I’ve already written about habits, but I’ve probably just mentioned them in a number of other blogs including routines, a week into my new life and smarter working. Habits are an important component of my life and don’t believe I’m alone here. I like to think that I’m a pretty productive individual [...]

By |2019-09-11T19:09:50+00:00September 11th, 2019|Articles, Mind|0 Comments

School holidays survival tips

School holidays can be fun, but can also be challenging for parents and children. Back from our travels a little earlier than initially planned – we enjoyed a great sunny bank holiday weekend with friends and family. I’m itching to dive 100%, into my work yet I’ve still got my kids for a bit longer. [...]

By |2019-09-01T19:01:36+00:00September 1st, 2019|Community, Practicalities|0 Comments

We’re going home

After several weeks of travel, we’re looking forward to going home. My kids and I have been away, visiting friends and family in the SW, since early August. Don’t get me wrong, we’ve had a great time chilling, doing various activities, seeing friends & family, reading, playing games, cooking and eating. But we’ve reached the [...]

By |2019-08-22T19:22:08+00:00August 22nd, 2019|Articles, Travel|1 Comment

Routines for success & sanity

Routines have been instrumental in helping me juggle my busy life. Two weeks since leaving work and I’m yet to establish a new routine. It probably hasn’t helped that 10 days of this I’ve been touring the SW of England with my kids and staying in 4 different places. Many of us make use of [...]

By |2019-08-16T08:28:31+00:00August 16th, 2019|Articles, Mind|0 Comments

Taking control – exciting next chapter

It’s finally here! I've taken control of my life and it feels amazing! This week marks the start of my next chapter. Just days ago, I was an employee of a large global corporation and today I am the full-time CEO of my own business!   Why? What possessed me to leave my comfortable corporate job? [...]

By |2019-08-03T08:53:57+00:00August 3rd, 2019|Articles, Interests, Work|0 Comments

Wills – make sure your voice is heard

This is the third of three blog posts on the topic of Estate Management. I’m certainly no expert in this field but I’ve been very interested to learn more about it. My blogs have been inspired by the charismatic Julian Bright from Bright Insight Ltd, a firm of estate planners. This article is on Wills, [...]

By |2019-07-25T19:51:04+00:00July 25th, 2019|Articles, Practicalities|0 Comments

Funeral plans – planning with the end in mind

This is the second of three blog posts on the topic of Estate Management. I’m certainly no expert in this field but I’ve been very interested to learn more about it. My blogs have been inspired by the charismatic Julian Bright from Bright Insight Ltd, a firm of estate planners. Today’s article is on Funeral [...]

By |2019-07-17T20:06:03+00:00July 17th, 2019|Articles, Practicalities|0 Comments

Lasting Power of Attorney – can you afford not to?

It’s been a while since I wrote anything related to Practical Matters within Age Life Balance. Over the next weeks I’ll be publishing several blog posts on the topic of Estate Management. I’m certainly no expert in this field but I’ve been very interested to learn more about it. My blogs have been inspired by [...]

By |2019-07-11T14:14:19+00:00July 11th, 2019|Articles, Practicalities|0 Comments

Make-up to turn up my brightness

Last week, for the first time in my life, I learned how to apply make-up. I’m not saying I’ve never used make-up before, I have and I do, but I’ve never actually learned how to apply it before. I attended a make-up class for one, led by the delightful Mary Blackhurst Hill of House of [...]

By |2019-07-08T05:27:24+00:00July 3rd, 2019|Articles, Youthfulness|1 Comment