We were sitting back chatting to the other “students” after completing a cocktail masterclass when one of them mentioned her old school. “Oh” I said, “my friend used to go there.” “What was her name?” she asked. “K.S” I replied. “Oh my God! I was at school with her” she exclaimed, before launching into stories … More You never know who you will meet over cocktails……
Celebrate your birthday, anniversary or other event a shared activity. What lights you up? Make a list of what you enjoy doing. Note down what you find yourself endlessly talking about. This is the start of planning what to do and where to do it. What sort of activity do you want? Do you want … More Plan a celebration activity.
Celebrating your birthday as an adult often means hitting a bar with your friends for a few drinks. Or maybe going out for a meal with family. Whether you love birthdays or loathe them, you can still have a great time. You may not be able to stop the years, but you can sure enjoy … More Celebrate!
Saga Magazine suggests you turn off your television and play board games to reduce your risk of dementia. A study published in the New England Journal of Medicine says board games could be key to keeping your mind pin-sharp. The study, undertaken at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York, found a significant decreased incidence … More Playing games for health
Have you noticed that you haven’t used your good china in a decade? Chances are you didn’t use it because it was “for Best”. And now you don’t use it because you’ve acquired an array of mugs you use all the time. You may also make your tea using a teabag in the cup rather than a … More Your good china
When it comes to money, ‘experiences’ trump ‘things’ Research shows that people value experiences and love creating, sharing and capturing memories. Why? Because experiences help shape identity & create life-long memories. Sharing Experiences with Friends and Family Across the generations, people value sharing experiences with friends and family. By doing so they form closer connections and bonds and deepen relationships. A report conducted … More Why would you want experiences more than things?
The secret to happiness starts with sharing experiences with others. … More Getting together with friends is better than self-help books.