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Narrowboat Holidays Are Such Fun

Mr and Mrs 50 Plus have been on a few narrowboat holidays. Read about or…

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2020 was to have been an adventurous travel year for us until something got in…

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3 Fashion Tips For The Over 50s

Fashion tips for the over 50s are pretty hard to come by so take a look below…. You can’t deny that the fashion industry is ageist. Women are constantly advised how they should dress or dye their hair and apply…

Happiness The Key To Long Term Weight Loss

One Size Does Not Fit All author Lisa Jansen explains first hand why she believes that long-term weight loss starts with happiness and self-discovery. “If only I could lose some weight, I would be so much happier.” This is probably…

Win Homeward Bound by Richard Smith

Homeward Bound by Richard Smith is a charming book and you can win it below ….. Homeward Bound by Richard Smith is a beautiful, poignant story about a grandfather and his granddaughter, learning to live together. George isn’t ready for…

Summer Night Skincare

Read on for Beauty Editor Kim’s take on the latest summer night skincare products ….When the heat is on, it’s still really important to moisturise your skin at night-time, even if the sun tends to make your complexion oily. Light,…

Summer Eye Care Tips For The Over 50s

Looking after your eye health is always important but it becomes even more so as you age ….. read on …. After what feels like months of rain and bad weather, summer is finally here! Even better, the Coronavirus lockdown…

Narrowboat Holidays Are Such Fun

Mr and Mrs 50 Plus have been on a few narrowboat holidays. Read about or latest adventure on the canals below … At the beginning of 2020 we’d (optimistically, in retrospect) booked a couple of holidays, evenly spaced throughout the…

Reef-Friendly SunScreens

Ever thought about reef-friendly sunscreens or green suncreams? Yes they do a great job of protecting us from sun damage, but some sunscreens have less than desirable effects on our oceans. Two chemicals in popular chemical sunscreens – oxybenzone and…