Reducing Stress Levels by Reducing Your Personal Debt

Reducing Stress Levels by Reducing Your Personal Debt

We should avoid feeling stressed in our day to day lives as much as possible. It has been found that stress can have profoundly negative impacts on our body, mood, and behavior! Common effects of stress on the body include:

●     Headaches

●     Muscle Tension

●     Chest Pain

Read More

How to Get the Most Out Of Your Regular Skincare Routine

How to Get the Most Out Of Your Regular Skincare Routine

You might already have a regular skin care routine that you enjoy and get results with. However, if you are over 40, chances are that the effectiveness of the cream and different massage techniques is declining. If you would like to make sure that you are able to look and feel your best, you can implement some extra steps to improve your skin’s flexibility and detoxify your pores. Here are a few tips for you to consider.

Read More

You Deserve It: Setting The Scene For Luxurious Self Care

You Deserve It: Setting The Scene For Luxurious Self Care

So now that fall is pretty much here, and winter isn’t far off, and if you enjoy a cozy night; you’ll be thrilled. There are plenty of ways that the colder seasons can bring joy and happiness; even if you’re mourning the loss of summer, you can still do the little things that will make the most out of the colder days and long, chilly nights.

Read More

Preparing For Financial Emergencies

Preparing For Financial Emergencies

When you think about being ready for any emergency, most people will consider issues like making sure they have a first aid kit in the cupboard, fire blankets readily at hand, and, if you live in a flood area, sandbags at the ready. However, most people tend to forget the aftermath of emergencies. No matter what happens, you can pretty much guarantee it will cost money to repair or replace.

Read More

Eyes, Ears, Mouth, and Nose: Taking Care of Your Senses

Eyes, Ears, Mouth, and Nose: Taking Care of Your Senses

Our senses help us to understand and navigate the world. While each holds an important survival-based premise, we have also learned to use each of our senses to endow ourselves with a sense of pleasure. This is why maintaining good senses is extremely important. Not only do they allow us to live a safe and healthy life, but they can help us to live a full life too! Let’s take a look at a few of our senses, their purposes, and how to maintain them!

Read More

Surprising Health Issues You May Experience As You Age

Surprising Health Issues You May Experience As You Age

It’s true to say that as you age, your body changes. Some of the health issues that you’re likely to experience you will already be aware of. Alzheimer’s disease, for instance, is now a common topic in various types of media. Others though may be a little more unexpected and you could be unprepared for these issues. Let’s look at a few and make sure you are aware of health changes that can impact you as you age.

Read More

A Guide to Rocking Loud Patterns Without Embarrassing Yourself

A Guide to Rocking Loud Patterns Without Embarrassing Yourself

It’s often said that beauty is in the eye of the beholder–and it’s mostly true. However, we have to recognize that sometimes objectivity prevails, and standards of beauty should be observed.  And that includes fashion.  A good example of this is pattern clash. While some fashion bloggers will argue that clashing patterns looks fantastic, there still has to be some method to the madness.

Read More

Nightwear Doesn't Have to Be Drab!

Nightwear Doesn't Have to Be Drab!

When we think of nightwear, we tend to skip to one of two extremes. On the one hand, we have lacy or silky numbers that are relatively scant. They look impressive, but don’t offer much coverage and aren’t exactly the coziest clothing to nod off to sleep in. On the other hand, we have long nightgowns or pajama tops and trousers that do no favors for the figure, but are extremely comfortable. The good news is that you don’t necessarily have to choose either one of these two extremes. There are comfortable and aesthetically pleasing options out there. Here are just a few to consider.

Read More

The Fashion Tips That Will Help You Look (and Feel) 10 Years Younger

The Fashion Tips That Will Help You Look (and Feel) 10 Years Younger

As a woman in midlife, I embrace my aging face and aging body.  It has served me well and will continue to do so.  I encourage you to be proud of every wrinkle and every stretch mark as I’m sure, like me, you have earned every single one.  But that doesn’t mean you can’t work hard to always look your best.  Face creams and anti-wrinkle serums, for example, can help your skin look its best. But what you wear has a huge impact on how youthful you appear. Wearing the wrong clothing can add years to your appearance, just as the right ones will keep you looking younger.

Read More

How to Deal with Year Round Skin Woes

How to Deal with Year Round Skin Woes

Your skin goes through a lot each day - from the burning hot sun into air-conditioned shade to bright sunlight to cold rain and that’s just the weather! But keeping your skin soft and smooth doesn’t have to be impossible. The key is to figure out what your skin needs throughout the year to stay beautiful.

Though some problems might persist throughout the year, others are definitely attached to particular seasons. As the weather changes, the needs of your skin change too and so your skincare routine should step up to prevent as well as cure.

Read More

Is It Time You Embraced Change?

Is It Time You Embraced Change?

Are you a self-confessed creature of habit? Are you used to a routine, or have you been doing the same job or living in the same place for as long as you can remember? There’s nothing wrong with the familiar, but sometimes, it’s beneficial to embrace change. If you feel like you’re in a rut, or you’d like to be a little more adventurous, here are some suggestions you may find helpful.

Read More

This is the Best Way to Properly Experience a Country

This is the Best Way to Properly Experience a Country

Whenever you visit a new country for the very first time, you want to get the most out of it. You want it to be the kind of place that you fall in love with and head back to time and time again. Of course, it doesn’t always go that way.  Sometimes you don’t fall in love with the country. That can be because the country simply isn’t the right fit for you and what you’re looking for. But other times, it can be because you don’t experience it properly.

Read More

Booking A High Lifestyle Holiday

Booking A High Lifestyle Holiday

Traveling is something a lot of us take for granted. We grab our passports, throw everything in a suitcase, get some money exchanged, and haul ourselves off to the airport for a week or so away at a sunny landscape and margaritas every hour, and have a fabulous time. But travelling is more of a privilege than anything else, so you should treat it like one!


And that means you should do everything you can to make your next holiday as luxurious as possible! Getting a taste of the high life whenever you can is easily done when you’re staying in a hotel or on a resort after all, so take advantage of all that’s on offer with ideas like those below.

Read More

Sensational Style: Feeling Fabulous in Your Forties and Fifties

Sensational Style: Feeling Fabulous in Your Forties and Fifties

It’s easy to assume that it’s just your late teens and early twenties that are all about experimenting with your style. However later down the line, when you reach your forth and fifth decade in life, it’s excellent time to start switching things up again and getting creative with your look. It’s a time when you’ve had your children and they’ve all grown up, and you have chance to find yourself and develop your own identity again. As well as taking up new hobbies and exploring new interests, you get to reinvent yourself and have a lot of fun in the process. Here are some of the ways you can feel fabulous in your forties, fifties and beyond.

Read More

A Time of Transition: Three Difficulties We Can Deal With Later in Life

A Time of Transition: Three Difficulties We Can Deal With Later in Life

As the saying goes, age is a privilege denied to many; getting older most certainly doesn't have to be all doom and gloom. As a mature person, you tend to be settled in your career and financially stable, you know yourself well and don’t tend to feel the pressures from things like peers or media telling us we need to be this or that. Getting older is a fantastic thing, and our mid and later decades can be a fantastic time to have fun and do everything we’ve always wanted. However, it does come with downsides too, and the following are common things that most of us have to face at one time or another. Here’s how you can deal with them.

Read More

Travel Experiences You'll Never Forget

Travelling is all about doing things that are out of the ordinary for you. It’s about escaping your day to day life and doing things that will show you a different side to the world and help you to have experiences that’ll teach you something important. It should also be about doing things that will create memories that’ll last for the rest of your life. Here are just some experiences that you’ll never forget once you’ve tried them.

Read More

Health Mistakes Women Make in Midlife

Health Mistakes Women Make in Midlife

When you’re young and relatively healthy, it doesn’t do much harm to neglect certain areas of your health. Of course, it is important that you take care of your mental and physical wellbeing from a young age, but, you can generally bounce back from whatever troubles come your way. Unfortunately, the same can’t always be said when you get a little older. Although ill health doesn’t always come with aging, you are left at a heightened risk, which means you need to be a bit more careful. With that in mind, here are five health mistakes you shouldn’t make.

Read More

4 Ways Your Living Room Reflects Your Personality

4 Ways Your Living Room Reflects Your Personality

Have you ever taken a good look around your home and wondered what it says about you? Your personality can be expressed in many ways. For some, a tattoo shows the creativity of a person. For others, a sharp suit and a starched collar show power and confidence. The way you decorate your home is going to vary depending on elements of your personality, and while you don’t always imagine that the color that you paint your living room is going to show the world who you are, it absolutely does.

Read More

Older and Fitter? Challenging Yourself As You Age

Older and Fitter?  Challenging Yourself As You Age

Why is it that many people believe their fitness must decline as they age? The fact is, you don’t just have to get older and wiser. If you want to become the best version of yourself, it’s totally possibly to become older and fitter, too.

Each person will have a different starting point, but whether you’re a total beginner in fitness or you’ve been doing bits for a while doesn’t matter. You can become fitter if you challenge yourself as you age. How? Read on for some tricks and suggestions!

Read More