Kathryn Crawford
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I'm Kathryn, aka Mrs C. I'm an empty-nester with a passion for reading and travelling. Biggest headaches in my 50s? High prescription multifocal contacts and varifocal glasses and a left ear which has become less efficient with time.

Win ‘Get Strong, Get Fit, Get Happy’

Would you like to win a copy of Get Strong, Get Fit, Get Happy: A Life Manual for 40+ ?  Well, MrandMrs50Plus have 2 up for grabs so read on …. Get Strong, Get Fit, Get Happy: A Life Manual…

Jacamo Men’s Clothes

I’m fairly sure that when I was a little girl, it seemed all old men wore grey or beige. Women too for that matter. Shapeless cardigans were de rigeuer and 50 was the point of no return. Ok I may…

Park Plaza Cardiff Sunday Lunch and Spa Package

Sundays are for chilling right? PJ Days bingeing on box sets? A lazy day before the working week starts again. A good old-fashioned Sunday Roast really sets you up for the week, don’t you think!.  And let’s be fair most…

Top Picks For Christmas

If you’re looking for Christmas gift ideas, then read on … I’m usually one of those annoying sensible people who start shopping for Christmas in January. Well you can pick up some good bargains after Christmas, can’t you?  And let’s…

Solent Hotel and Spa

The Solent Hotel and Spa is a 4 Star hotel in Fareham.  Here’s what we thought of it …. After a week in Aberdeen helping to look after my 15 month old grandson, I needed a little break. Dylan’s poor…

Weddings, Weddings And More Weddings

Ever heard of a wedding photo swap?  Nope, me neither! Well that’s just one way to cut the ludicrous costs involved in having a wedding nowadays! I’ve got to say that we’ve had three weddings in our family in the…

The Whole Kit and Kaboodal

Over 50s fashion is a ‘thing’ now. Anyone can be stylish and fashionable. And noone has the right to tell you what you can or cannot wear! …. So you reach your fifties and all of a sudden you become…

Mr Moan & The Falling Birth Rate

Today Mr. Moan gives us his take on the whole falling birth rate malarkey … “Mr Moan has a rather challenging question for you: Who said, “Two, maximum”? There are various possibilities:  The Prime Minister (aka Boris) when asked about…

Slogan T- Shirts – To Wear Or Not To Wear?

Ok so what’s the consensus on slogan t shirts when you are past ‘a certain age’?  Way back, some time after my 40th birthday, I read a piece in a glossy woman’s magazine, about what you should and shouldn’t wear…