Tweens, Teens & Beyond #3

The Spring Equinox has been and gone and I hope we can now look forward to some serious days of sunshine and long balmy evenings as we move into the third week of linky Tweens, Teens & Beyond hosted by myself and my fellow Tween & Teen Bloggers, Sharon…

Tweens, Teens & Beyond #2

Welcome to the second linky of Tweens, Teens & Beyond hosted by myself and my fellow Tween & Teen Bloggers, Sharon from After The Playground and Nicky from Not Just The Three Of Us. We were so delighted by the support we received from the blogging community in the lead up…

Fitness At Fifty & Beyond

A “fair weather” exerciser is the term used by a friend recently to describe my attitude to my fitness regime.  In my defence I have to say she was recalling my university years more than three decades ago when a hangover or a piece of chocolate cake would…

Tweens,Teens & Beyond #1

I am very excited to be able to welcome you to the very first link-up of Tweens, Teens & Beyond hosted by myself and my fellow Tweens and Teens Bloggers, Sharon from After The Playground and Nicky from Not Just The Three of Us. We all enjoy participating in linkys and…

The Things Teenagers Worry About

Worrying is a universal currency that spans generations, but the world of teenage worry is relatively self-contained and probably no different to the one I inhabited as a teenager more than 30 years ago. The teenage years are an emotional roller coaster, full of highs and lows which create…

What Do You Think Pretty Is?

“What do you think pretty is?”  This was the question a teacher at my daughter’s school asked during a PSHE lesson last week.  The responses from the group of 13 year olds were varied but the one that provoked the greatest reaction was  “Blonde hair, clear skin, a thigh…