ARE OVER FIFTIES THE LUMPWOOD OF SOCIETY?

Major social insights from the world of barbeques I’m happy to say that even now, in my sixties, I am a BBQ virgin.  Barbies have never appealed to me: they remind me of the joke, ‘Why do men do barbeques?’ : ‘Because they end up burning the meat better.’ However, my...

Dating at 50 – the definitive guide..

Wedding season is well and truly upon us.. (well for the 30 somethings), but if you are currently single and would rather have a plus-one, then this article  Dating at 50, the definitive guide from High50.com is a must-read! Focusing on the growing use of online...

Heart Attacks & Hospitals by Walter Michka

  When my eyes blinked open after my quadruple bypass, I was in the Intensive Care Unit. I couldn’t move. A plastic tube blocked my view; it went into my mouth and down my throat. Tubes stretched across my forehead, too, taped in place. They ended in a vein in my...