Television Is Re-Inventing Our Palate

Popular cooking competition shows like “My Kitchen Rules” and “Master Chef” serve up (pun intended) – mouth-watering entertainment most days of the week. But more than entertainment, these shows have helped evolve and shape our tastes and approach to food. Not only do these shows showcase the options available when it comes to cooking, but…

Grey Nomads: The Thrill of the Road

Today’s high-tech caravans offer the best choice for the growing number of grey nomads. Grey nomads are lucky people, although lucky by choice. Usually of retirement age, they’ve decided to sell up and move on to a life on the open road. Downsizing their lives, making themselves mobile, and enjoying liberated freedom is what it’s…

Keeping Your Classic Car In Great Shape

Classic cars are timeless and priceless not to mention really rare. Maintaining one properly is a necessity if you want to keep it in great shape. Since these cars are not in production any longer, car parts are not easy to find. Here are a few tips and tricks to keep your prized possession on…

What Can Happen if You Don’t Leave a Will?

A young girl (let’s call her Sue) was abandoned by her mother when Sue was just 5, and left to be raised by her grandmother. Sue’s grandmother loved Sue very much, and disapproved of Sue’s mother for leaving her. When Sue’s grandmother passed away, Sue’s mother and aunt believed that the assets (the house that…

Tips On Getting A Job In Your 50s and 60s

If the talk in the media is to be believed it would feel as though nobody over 50 can ever possibly get a job! Rest assured, that is simply not true. If you find yourself looking for a job once you are over the magical age of fifty, you may think it is difficult, but…

Retraining for A Career In Care

“Many over 50s who are eligible may have these courses subsidised by the government” We’ve all heard the saying, “You can’t teach an old dog new tricks”, but have we ever considered what this may mean, and just how wrong it could be? Going back to school or following a new career path may seem…

Thinking Of Shares: For Your Investment Portfolio?

As we get into our 50s and 60s, our goals, expectations and income needs change; yet we have a portfolio of investments that was built around different needs when we had a growing family, a family home and perhaps a different perspective on life. For this reason, it is a good idea to re-evaluate what…

Oral Health Affects :The Rest Of Your Body

As we grow older so do our teeth, yet dental care and hygiene seem to get less focus as life goes on. However, dental health is connected to the whole body and it is important to remember that your oral care is a key part of keeping yourself in tiptop shape. Below are 9 reasons…

Healthy Smile, Healthy Heart

Did you know that a healthier smile could lead to a healthier heart? New research suggests that an individual’s oral health mirrors the condition of their body as a whole. If your mouth is healthy, chances are that your body will be too. However, if you have poor oral health, then you have an increased…

6 Natural Facial Oils, And How To Use Them

Facial oils have leapt onto the scene as a natural way to get great skin. Previously thought to make the skin oily and more prone to breakouts, these oils actually benefit the skin in multiple ways; moisturising, nourishing, restoring, and repairing. Many will shy away from the word oil, and will spook at the idea…