Being 50-plus is like being a traveller on a new and exciting journey. When you were younger, you probably viewed the decades after 50 as the end of the journey, but now that you’ve arrived at this point, you hopefully see that you are not ‘past it’; you are just getting started.
There are challenges in ageing undoubtedly, but there are also many opportunities. This column from our writer Eleanor McKenzie examines the obstacles, whether related to health or finances and suggests ways to overcome them. It also explores ways to reinvent your life by offering inspiration and practical solutions for anything from starting a new business to finding new ways to use your leisure time. It’s your ‘go to’ place for being Positively 50+.
November 18, 2019
Take a look at our tips to succeed in your new years’ resolutions and make 2020 the opportunity to make changes to your life…
January 25, 2019
There are many bloggers who write about their cruise experiences. Here are our top picks of travel bloggers, whose stories you can draw inspiration from…
January 17, 2019
Over the years we have been told that diets are bad for us. They’re not sustainable, will only result in short term weight loss and that we will just end up piling it all back on. But is this always the case?
January 7, 2019
Don't let diabetes stop you from booking a holiday. Read Staysure's useful guide to travelling with diabetes for a stress-free break.
December 17, 2018
Eleanor McKenzie discusses setting sensible New Year resolutions that include working on emotional fitness as well as realistic exercise goals.
December 11, 2018
Having a pre-existing medical condition shouldn't stand in the way of travelling during the winter or to colder climates.
November 29, 2018
We've searched the web for inspiring stories of women over 50 who blog about their experiences. See who we've picked...
November 2, 2018
The human body is amazing. Like any complex machine, it needs the right fuel and maintenance to function properly; which is where a good diet and lifestyle come in.
December 16, 2016
In the season of goodwill to all men, spare a thought for the lonely, elderly members of your community and invite them for Sunday lunch or afternoon tea.
February 2, 2016
Many adults are returning to cycling, and for those over 50s who never learnt to ride a bike as a child, there are plenty of free classes available.