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

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

Everybody’s Free (To Wear Sunscreen)

I heard the amazing Baz Lurhman "sunscreen" song on the radio last week.  I cannot believe this dates back to 1999 – maybe showing my age, here! It brought a smile to my face. It still sounds good 20 years on and contains some great advice for living. Maybe because it’s much more poignant to [...]

By |2019-06-19T18:07:47+00:00June 19th, 2019|Articles, Words of Wisdom|0 Comments

Are you getting enough calcium?

Are you getting enough calcium? This article has been inspired by Nicole Madden,from Completely Nutrition. I’ve heard Nicole speak a number of times and she has a way of captivating her audience with her straight-talking informative knowledge on all-things nutrition. Today’s topic is calcium, but there’ll be others to follow in a similar vein. Many [...]

By |2019-06-12T17:26:13+00:00June 12th, 2019|Articles, Health|0 Comments