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Discussing ideas to make the transition through retirement a good one for our parents now and ourselves later

Benefits of language learning for older people

5 Great Benefits of Learning a Second Language at an Older Age

Learning is a natural part of life, no matter how old we are. According to recent statistics, 17% of UK’s 55-64-year-olds and 5% of 65+-year-olds have taken up online courses and learning during 2020. With the global pandemic still looming in our collective consciousness, learning a second language has become a worthwhile goal for many. […]

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2 Ways You Can Spoil Your Elderly Parents While Working Abroad

Collaborative Post Many people have jobs that require a lot of travel. This is a fun way to see the world and everything it has to offer, but sometimes it can get tricky, especially when you’re not home for a loved one’s birthday. Technology has advanced in such a manner that you can talk to […]

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What to Consider When Setting Up a Hideaway Haven

Collaborative Post As you get older you may want to have a little place in the sun – a slice of heaven cut out from the earth, and made into your own image. This is why so many elderly couples believe that some kind of holiday home is the best option for them in this […]

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4 Important Car Buying Tips for Seniors

Collaborative Post As a senior, you might not think you have it in your budget to purchase a new or used vehicle. If you’ve already sorted out your finances for 2021, a car just might not seem feasible. But, if your current car is costing you more money in repairs than it’s worth or it […]

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Makeup and skincare for the more mature face

Product review Do you or older family and friends find that your usual makeup is no longer performing as well as it might? Or perhaps you’ve never quite got to grips with the whole makeup business. Maybe even, like me, when you pop on a bit of lippy you feel like you’re five again and […]

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Mother’s Day gift list 2021

It’s going to be another strange Mother’s Day in the UK this year. While we can’t completely predict whether we’ll be able to meet up on the day at the time of writing this article, it does seem that posting or emailing gifts may make the most sense. It’s worth leaving extra time for deliveries […]

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7 Reasons Why Fruit Presents Are The Coolest & Are Here To Stay!

Collaborative Post Even when you know someone closely, you might not know what things they would appreciate as a gift. That’s where the problem lies. You want to give them something thoughtful, nice, something useful yet you have no idea what! Well, here’s what we think. Change your thoughts a little. What about a fruit […]

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Is it time to upgrade your parent’s boiler?

Collaborative Post The winter causes concern for anybody with elderly parents, especially those living in their own home. There may be a reluctance on their behalf to move out of their home, placing a certain emphasis on their children to ensure they are warm and safe as the colder weather kicks in. We explored this […]

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