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

House clearance – out with the old

As I write this we’re on our way back from 10 days in Devon and Cornwall. Sounds idyllic doesn’t it? Especially the way 2020 has played out so far. A few elements of it were really lovely – a couple of meet-ups with friends and some time with my dad and his wife on the [...]

By |2020-08-13T20:14:16+00:00August 13th, 2020|Accommodation, Articles, Practicalities|3 Comments

Accommodation – making adjustments

Accommodation – making adjustments My last accommodation article focused on maintaining independence. This one looks at adjustments that can be made to your housing to help assist your Age Life Balance journey. Depending on your current age and life stage, this could be more relevant to your parents or other older relatives than you, right [...]

By |2018-05-16T18:10:34+00:00October 18th, 2017|Accommodation|0 Comments

Accommodation – degrees of independence

Accommodation – degrees of independence Independence is probably one of those concepts that means different things to different people, and our views on independence may well change as we age too. We’ll talk about financial independence in a separate Financial Security article – this article is more about independent living. Many of those interviewed as part [...]

By |2017-08-13T18:17:10+00:00August 2nd, 2017|Accommodation, Articles|3 Comments

Accommodation intro – there’s no place like home

Accommodation intro – there’s no place like home Where and how we live are important considerations and become even more so as we get older. Many of us may already have some experience and appreciation of this through our parents or other older relatives. Some manage seem to manage amazingly well on their own until a [...]

By |2017-08-13T09:01:29+00:00April 26th, 2017|Accommodation, Articles|0 Comments