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On a very rare night where we grabbed a couple of hours together to plan our blog, Suz and I started chatting about all the “rules” for 40 plus ladies and how mostly we ignore them all (Suzanne got VERY cross reading that she wasn’t to wear her maxi dresses anymore – ridiculous right?). But…

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For his 70th birthday, my dad announced that he wanted to cycle from London to Paris. And so he did with my brother and fella to keep him company. When I mentioned that I wanted to support Willow Burn Hospice near Lanchester, County Durham, by doing the Great North Run, he decided he’d do it…

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A sentence I didn’t think I’d be likely to write is “I need some running kit”. But high on the bucket list agenda for me and my dad is running the Great North Run. We got signed up to run for Willow Burn Hospice  in Derwentside at the end of 2016. I paid dad’s entry fee…

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Throughout my childhood, my mam used a slow cooker to feed us. I have vivid images of her peeling veg before she went to work and we ran along the street to catch the bus. Fast forward about 28 years, and we’ve invested in a Crock Pot. (As I write this, the house smells delicious!).…

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Buying beautiful items that are designed to last is an absolute joy. Never being a fan of throwaway fashion I love pieces that withstand the fickle fashion trends. Step into the frame JORD wooden watches. Made by ‘artists, designers, marketers, and minders’ they are beautiful, different, classic and designed to last. In a world where every…

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