Botox, Facelifts, Liposuction & Eye Baggage

December 12, 2019
Mature lady having botox injection

This post is part of the Gorgeous 50’s series inspired by a book given to me by one of my sisters on my 50th birthday – ‘Grown up and Gorgeous in your 50’s’ by Pamela Robson.  I will be sharing some of Pamela’s words and my own thoughts along the way.  To see all posts published as part of this series, go here. PLEASE NOTE THAT I DON’T RECOMMEND OR ENCOURAGE ANY OF THE PROCEDURES WRITTEN ABOUT BY PAMELA AND…

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Pouring coffee for coffee catch up

Coffee catchup: Ageing Fears, Christmas and more!

I felt like a casual chat and catch up with you all today. The Gorgeous 50’s series is nearly finished and I’m keen to get it all wrapped up and completed because it’s been going for a long time now (it kicked off in…

December 5, 2019
ASMR - Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response

ASMR – Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response

ZEN TIP TUESDAY #32 This week for ZTT I welcome back myself!  This is my second Gem of Zen contribution, the first being ZTT #21 – Rainy Days, White Noise and Hygge. If you would like to contribute your very own ‘Gem of Zen’ as…

December 3, 2019
litter of kittens

The Foster Files

Something new is coming to the blog! You may or may not have noticed a new header in the main menu across the top of the blog – ‘The Foster Files’.  I was going to wait a few weeks longer before I wrote a…

November 28, 2019

Cosmetic Medicine

This post is part of the Gorgeous 50’s series inspired by a book given to me by one of my sisters on my 50th birthday – ‘Grown up and Gorgeous in your 50’s’ by Pamela Robson.  I will be sharing some of Pamela’s words…

November 21, 2019
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5 Simple Ways to Find Inner Peace as a Writer

ZEN TIP TUESDAY #31 This week for ZTT I welcome New Zealander – Maia Fletcher.  Maia’s topic of ‘5 simple ways to find inner peace as a writer’ is not one I had expected but it certainly piqued my interest and I was eager…

November 19, 2019

Why the blog has had a strong focus on ZEN during 2019

During 2019 on Write of the Middle there has been a very strong focus on ZEN and ways to obtain it …. even if for a little while.  You may wonder why I have done this?  If not, then I’m going to tell you…

November 14, 2019

I REMEMBER WHEN I was a 1970’s fashion designer

Were you a little girl (or boy) fashion designer in the 1970’s like I was?  Oh how I loved ‘Fashion Plates’.  I’m not sure if it belonged to me, one of my sisters, or to all of us, but I loved it!  It sparked…

November 7, 2019

Breathe Your Way to Zen: Simple Breathing Techniques, Great Results

ZEN TIP TUESDAY #30 A big warm welcome to Lucile Hernandez, a Yoga Teacher and Mindfulness Coach, who is sharing some breathing techniques that will help us to relax and get into a more zen-like state of mind.  These are simple little techniques that…

November 5, 2019
Pink Hair

Hair: your crowning glory – Part 2

This post is part of the Gorgeous 50’s series inspired by a book given to me by one of my sisters on my 50th birthday – ‘Grown up and Gorgeous in your 50’s’ by Pamela Robson.  I will be sharing some of Pamela’s words…

October 31, 2019

Hair: your crowning glory – Part 1

This post is part of the Gorgeous 50’s series inspired by a book given to me by one of my sisters on my 50th birthday – ‘Grown up and Gorgeous in your 50’s’ by Pamela Robson.  I will be sharing some of Pamela’s words…

October 24, 2019

Photography – as a hobby and source of zen

ZEN TIP TUESDAY #29 A big welcome to Suzanne Vosbikian, another fellow mid-life blogger who I’ve met virtually via Sue & Leanne‘s ‘Mid Life Share the Love‘ linky (#MLSTL) that takes place every Wednesday.  Suzanne is sharing with us how photography brings some zen…

October 22, 2019