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Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat – A Fab Lake District Holiday

Read about our relaxing family holiday at Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat in The Lake District.…

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A Stress-Free Start To Our Holiday With Holiday Extras

Maddie, her partner and 6 year old son used Holiday Extras for a hotel and…

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5 of the Best Singles Holidays for Women Over 50

Below are  a few of our favourite wellness holidays and singles holidays for women over 50 … Meet other like-minded solo travellers and build new friendships as you practice yoga in India’s Himalayas or enjoy treetop spoga in St Lucia. …

Kathryn’s Favourite Beauty Products April
I'm forever googling Favourite Beauty Products and it seems as if everyone talks about the same few things all the time.  Hopefully there are a few here that you haven't heard of.   I genuinely do love a Sleep Spray or…
Top 100 Best Selling Singles of the 70s

Flared jeans, platform shoes, atrocious mullet hairstyles…  Wasn’t it great!  The ’70s hold such fond memories for us fifty-somethings, don’t they! It wasn’t the best of times politically, economically or indeed in lots of ways, but it bred a musical…

A Positive Mindset Can Give You A Second Bite of the Cherry

A positive mindset really does make the difference between misery and joy. As we get older, the glass can seem half empty, and draining relentlessly year by year. But I can tell you from personal experience, that’s rubbish. Yes, the…

Speeding – The Monday Moan

Guilty as charged! I was doing 34mph in a 30mph restricted area through a Bedfordshire village (population 34) in a queue of cars. I was late for my lunch and I was hungry.  Judging by the look of joy on…

Five Ways To Organise Household Expenses Before Retirement

There are lots of things to consider when preparing for retirement. One very important element is managing personal finance – a particular worry for many, as statistics from the Financial Conduct Authority show one in three UK retirees will have…

The Therapeutic Benefits of Writing Your Memoirs.

Every single day you will recollect a moment, instance or memory from your past. One minute you’re watching television and the location of the show triggers a memory of a family holiday from your childhood. Or, you’re at a restaurant…