How Summer in a Ski Resort Will Improve Your Skiing

What? You’ve never seen the mountains green? You’re missing out! A woman once said, “Everyone should spend a summer holiday in a ski resort.” That woman was me. I guarantee that the slopes in summer will offer at least as many thrills as they do in winter, the same stunning scenery – and wonderful wildlifeContinue reading “How Summer in a Ski Resort Will Improve Your Skiing”

How Travel Journals Led Me to Publish Four Books

“Keep a diary, and someday, it will keep you.” Attributed to Mae West, Margot Asquith, Lily Langtry & Anonymous! Making a living from writing is difficult, but not impossible, although writing books and making money is certainly not the reason that I started keeping travel journals. My memory is terrible, so when people used toContinue reading “How Travel Journals Led Me to Publish Four Books”

What I Love About Being A Fiftysomething

If you haven’t grown up by age 50, you don’t have to. Mark Twain might have said that. He certainly said, “Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.” I am delighted to have been featured on the inspiring blog, Loving The Fifty Something, which encourages Midlifers likeContinue reading “What I Love About Being A Fiftysomething”

Sunshine Blogger Award

I would like to thank Sharon of the excellent Australian blog Gum Trees and Galaxies for the nomination. Gum Trees and Galaxies follows the adventures of a couple in a teardrop caravan – with dogs, books and random tangents thrown in. These are certainly a few of my favourite things. If they are yours, doContinue reading “Sunshine Blogger Award”