Kim Jones is an experienced journalist with over 27 years of writing for national newspapers and magazines such as The Daily Mirror, Sunday Express Magazine and Woman and Home. She specialises in lifestyle, real-life, health and beauty features and lives in Cardiff with her partner, two teenage sons and their cat and cocker spaniel. In her spare time she plays tennis, walks a lot, cycles and enjoys travelling or escaping to the country whenever she can. Oh and she loves a luxurious bubble bath, scented candle and a book. But then, who doesn’t?
Aged 72, Tony is a follower of the wisdom of Albert Einstein: “When a man stops learning, he starts dying.” He lives in Bedford with his wife Judy. They value every trip down the M1 to Watford to be with Grandson Henry.
Tina Ward is a yoga teacher and passionate advocate for mental health. She’s also the founder of yogawardinternational.com which uses the ancient principles of yoga to improve our mental & physical health. She completed her 200-hour yoga teacher training with The Yoga and Ayurveda Center in Bangor, PA, USA & her 300-hour advanced training with the Vedansha Institute of Vedic Science in Rishikesh, India. She is registered with Yoga Alliance in the US, Yoga Alliance Professionals in the UK and Yoga of 12-Step Recovery (“Y12SR”).
Nadia Smith is a holistic practitioner, and founder of True To Our Roots Qi Gong. Her book “How Did I Get These? “is published by Balboa Press
Tim Drake has co-founded and run businesses, think tanks and charities. He is a keynote speaker on motivation, and unlocking potential. For him, building self-confidence and a positive, optimistic mindset are the keys to finding fulfillment.
Elizabeth Mary Hancock is the UK’s Money Mindset Expert and runs regular courses and events to transform her clients. Find out more at elizabethmaryhancock .com
Psychotherapist and counsellor Lynette Evans works as The Listening Helper with individual clients and staff teams to reduce anxiety and depression and increase happiness and wellbeing. A registered member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP), Lynette combines a variety of approaches such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and person-centred.
Lyndsay Hirst is a chartered physiotherapists with over 15 years experience in both the NHS and private sectors. She is also trained in modified clinical Pilates. She runs a successful physiotherapy practice in the UK as well as a website offering all her clinical Pilates workouts online.
Stan's a professional copy, speech and scriptwriter, but for eight years he was a stand-up comedian writing all his own material. He also wrote funny talks for the BBC. For the last six years, He's been living in Lanzarote along with his wife, Dee, and cats, Bonzo, Jingle and Kati.
Janey Lee Grace is a broadcaster and the author of Look Great Naturally without ditching the lipstick and offers recommendations for natural products at imperfectlynatural .com
Tanya Clark is a menopause coach and founder of Mistress of the Menopause. Trained in holistic therapies, spiritual coaching and having spent six years living a menopausal nightmare, Tanya uses her knowledge, experience and expertise to support women who find themselves wading through the wilderness of the menopause to live a more positive, healthier and happier menopause.
Affectionately known as Mr C, and more recently "Bamps", I'm a fifty-something whose kids have flown the nest and I now spend my time working with Mrs C on our different projects. I've visited over 75 different countries and love travelling. I enjoy road trips and sipping a cold beer when the time allows (not together, of course!).
I'm Kathryn, aka Mrs C. I'm an empty-nester with a passion for reading and travelling. Biggest headaches in my 50s? Chronic Pain, high prescription multifocal contacts, varifocal glasses and a left ear which has become less efficient with time. Best thing about being older is without doubt my 3 gorgeous grandchildren.
Many of the articles and features on Mr and Mrs 50 Plus are collaborative projects and involve more than one person. This is what we call our editorial team.
Here are some of the contributing authors on MrandMrs50Plus.com. Not all our guest bloggers are listed here – only authors who write regularly for Mr and Mrs 50 Plus.
We are lucky to have Janey Lee Grace as one of our writers. Janey is particularly well-known for her appearances on the Steve Wright Show on Radio 2. Kim Jones, our Beauty Expert, writes for many of The UK’s top national newspapers.