Talking about my book, ‘Life begins at Fifty’ on BBC Tees radio (95.0 and 95.8 FM) with John Foster at 2pm on 10 April 2015! Hope you can tune in for what is bound to be a really fun afternoon! Can’t wait!
When the lovely Chrisoula Sirigou invited me to talk about my book, ‘Life Begins at Fifty’ at her Wild Women’s Sanctuary on 4th March, how could I possible refuse 🙂 I am even more excited that she’s going to interview me, as well as a few other authors, on the morning of 5th March for […]
Having watched the recording of Bear Grylls being interviewed by Piers Morgan last night, I was struck, not only by what a genuinely lovely guy he is, but more importantly, that his philosophy on life could teach us all an awful lot. He’s had more than his fair share of adversity – he was sent […]
Hi everyone, On Saturday, 11th October 2014 I’ll be giving a humorous talk at the Tree Of Life Festival in Birmingham about my travels around the world with my teenage daughter at the ripe old age of fifty. http://www.treeoflifemagazine.co.uk/page48.htm I’m also going to be lifting the lid on the reason why some people live their […]
‘Fancy going to Go Ape at Dalby Forest for Noah’s 14th birthday?’ Bec asked nonchalantly. ‘Ooh, yes, count me in! Sounds like fun!’ Am I completely mad, or what? The main problem with doing wild and whacky things with children is that they put us adults to shame. They just have no fear! ‘Is my gate […]
Here is an extract from my book, ‘Life begins at Fifty’. Another fine mess we got ourselves into! “Today, we’d prepared ourselves for yet another waterfall challenge – standing start naked in front of one! Well, quite frankly, that was probably MUCH easier than throwing ourselves off one. (I mean, what’s the worst that could […]
AN EXTRACT FROM MY BOOK, ‘LIFE BEGINS AT FIFTY’ “Going to the loo in the daytime was a nightmare ‘cos we had to go off in pairs, (one of us had to clap, remember?) spade in hand, find a spot where no one could see us, (nigh on impossible) dig a hole, do the dirty […]