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Holidays with grandchildren; family bonds and lifelong memories

Sorry to keep banging on about holidays, (possibly in denial that the summer holidays are drawing to a close for us) but I was so excited to come across this that I couldn’t resist. Describing themselves as “explorers, adventurers and students of the world”, not-for-profit Road Scholars offers 5,500 learning adventures in 150 countries and [...]

By |August 29th, 2019|News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Holidays with grandchildren; family bonds and lifelong memories

Autumn Adventures – enjoy a crowd-free holiday getaway

Some might say that retirement is one big holiday (and why not!) however when I look at those who are retired around me they just don’t stop. Whether they’re helping out in the local community, looking after grandchildren, working on the house and garden or taking part in hobbies their days of retirement it seems [...]

By |August 23rd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Autumn Adventures – enjoy a crowd-free holiday getaway

Retirement bucket list top 50

Following on from last week’s blog about retirement being the age of adventure I thought it would be nice to check out exactly what people have on their retirement bucket lists. Google the term ‘retirement bucket list’ and you are spoilt for choice. Titled the ‘Ultimate Bucket List’ this one caught my eye! Certain items [...]

By |August 15th, 2019|News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Retirement bucket list top 50

Retirement…adventure is out there

Gone are the days when retirement conjured up images of slippers, armchairs, Ovaltine and crosswords. Okay so I’m slightly guilty of hamming things up here but the truth is that each generation is getting younger. In fact I think it’s fair to say that today’s 60 is the new middle age. Not only do we [...]

By |August 8th, 2019|News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Retirement…adventure is out there