The Art of Procrastination

Without doubt, procrastination is an art. So if you are like me and find yourself doing it from time to time, then a very warm welcome to you my artistic friend! Thanks for coming over. The random thing about exercising our procrastination muscle is that it makes us...

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The Menopause : When There are No Words

There will be times when, ‘there are no words’. Just none. At the very moment you are about to deliver the sentence of your life with the best punchline ever, your mind empties. Completely. For the many of us that have reached the midlife stage of life,...

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Embracing Technology Like a ‘Pro’ in Midlife

One of my goals this year is to embrace the things that I feel can sometimes hold me back from doing what I want, need and love to do. We don't always shout about some of these things - often because we think we are the only ones that are struggling. We never are -...

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Being a Bit More 1970s in 2019

There is nothing like the Christmas and New Year period for bringing out a little nostalgia in us, is there?  Time spent with family and old friends often turns to reminiscing about shared bygone days, things that we had and did and the people with whom we shared...

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A Little Bit of Aloe in my Life – Aloe Vera 30 Day Trial

So here I am having been invited to take part in a 30 Day Aloe Vera Gel trial.  I should say at this point that I'm actually no stranger to the Forever Living Aloe Vera products.  I don't think any of us are.  In order to participate I was provided with enough Aloe...

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Solo Dates – My Top 10 Favourites

I'm a big fan of the Solo Date. Alongside the couple date, the girly lunch and the family adventures sits the 'Solo Date' at the top of my list of things to do.  Now before you grab your tissues and hit me up on speed dial, hold fire.  This is not about being lonely. ...

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My First NHS Mammogram

At the age of 50 you will be invited for your first NHS Breast Cancer Screening in the UK.  My appointment dropped through the letterbox within days of turning 50.  Very impressive.  Having now had the NHS Mammogram, I thought it may be useful to shed a little light...

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Joining the Exclusive 50 Club

I am delighted to announce that I am now a proud member of the Exclusive 50 Club.  As I mentioned in my previous post (Platform 50) this is a well attended club and I am in very good company.  It seems that everyone is 50, even if they are not 50.  Random is always...

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Engagement – It’s A Two Way Thing

So 'engagement' is the word we keep hearing about alongside how we are promoting our blog or business online. This is all very well but what exactly do we mean by 'engagement'?  And is it just an 'online' thing? The Act of Engaging or Being Engaged. We are only...

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Are you Wearing Your Bra Too Small?

Bra sizing and is your bra too small? This week I have invited Sharon Eden to do a Guest Post here for me. As well as being a very successful Psychotherapist, Sharon has a wonderful way with words and is incredibly funny with her writing.  She has a way of getting...

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Welcome to Not Just The 3 Of Us, the Midlife Lifestyle Blog for those of us that want to make every minute of this new chapter count. I am always looking to challenge the perceptions around age and the mid-years and this is where I do it. You will find my midlife ramblings and adventures here and I also invite you to share in my love of the home and interiors too.

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