Entries by Yvonne

Why You Should Be Paying More Attention to Your Gut’s Health and How to Do So

Gut health is something everyone needs to pay more attention to. “There’s a lot of focus on gut health,” explained nutritionist Jacqueline Alwill, “The gut is the seat of our health and is responsible for our overall health and wellbeing.” So what exactly is gut health? Gut health, explained According to nutritionist Rebecca Reynolds, “in your large intestine, you have trillions of bugs (or microbiotia), […]

Reasons to Consider Refreshing Your Look

For a lot of people, they find their style somewhere in their teens or their twenties, and then they stick with this style until retirement age hits and they are expected to trade in their younger garments for something that’s a little more ‘age-appropriate’. However, failing to update your look and style for this long […]

Nine Things To Expect As You Age

No matter how good Helen Mirren looks right now, it’s all smoke and mirrors. Older actresses and celebrities always look fantastic when they’re swanning up the red carpet, but they will have gone through the same changes in age as every other regular Juliet on the street.  Aging hits all of us if we are […]

Planning The Ultimate European Campervan Trip

Image via Pexels – CC0 Licence If you dream of freedom and unrestricted, freewheeling travel, then you’ll probably have considered a campervan or a motorhome holiday before. When there are so many incredible road trips to be taken in the world, it’s not hard to see the appeal of a break in multiple locations, exploring […]

10 Healthy Snack Ideas Perfect For Weekends

The weekend rolls around and it’s like all our self control flies out of the window. A little switch flicks on in our heads that tells us its the weekend, and boom! The healthy mindset we had adopted Mon-Fri disappears. It can be frustrating when your resolve was strong only to completely deteriorate at the […]

3 Awesome Trip Of A Lifetime Hotspots

Every year, you may partake in an annual vacation. A couple of weeks sipping sangria, catching some rays and relaxing by the pool is just what the doctor ordered when you have an overbearing boss, a stressful job and no time to think. However, sometimes we want something a little more meaningful when we take […]

5 Unusual Things To See In Dunedin, New Zealand

Part of the South Island of New Zealand, Dunedin is situated right on the coast, almost comprising a little peninsula of its own. It’s about 225 miles south of Christchurch, and is best known as being home to the University of Otago and its large student population. However, Dunedin is also a frequent stop for […]

Back to School – The Best Gift You Can Give a Dorm Resident

It’s tough having a child or grandchild who is away at school. You can’t help but worry about your college students, but you are eager to see what the future has in store for them. One way to keep showing your love and support is to send gifts. The best gift is perhaps…pizza. Yep, you […]

Egypt Travel Diary – Karnak Temple

Gigantic Obelisks, rows of statues and impressive Egyptian pillars. On another bright sunny day, I walked into the breathtaking Karnak temple complex. This is believed to be the second most visited Egyptian sites right after Giza Pyramids. The complex comprises a vast mix of decayed temples, chapels, pylons, and other buildings near Luxor, in Egypt. Construction at the complex […]

6 Must Do Activities While in the Kimberley

Are you a tourist exploring the rich sights of Australia and found yourself at a loss as to what to visit first in the Kimberley? Or perhaps you’re a native looking to indulge in some domestic tourism, and you’re itching to see what the best Kimberley tours can offer you in terms of exciting stuff […]

Egypt Photo Dairy – The Temple of Edfu

After visiting Kom Ombo temple, we sailed to Edfu and toured the temple of Edfu, also know as the temple of Horus. It is the largest temple dedicated to Horus. If you’ve heard the tales related the age old conflict between Horus and Seth, you’ll be delighted to see the original scenes and inscriptions kept […]

Early Retirement: Out of Touch Dream or Achievable Goal?

As life expectancy around the globe increases, so does the average age of retirement. In countries like Australia, the US, and the UK, the average age of retirement is 62, based on the findings of Aperion Care. For many, this age can be too steep or too late. The concept of early retirement is something that is […]

Egypt Photo Diary – Kom Ombo Temple

I’m slacking off and not updating my Egypt travel photos on the blog as quickly as I wished for, but it’s better late than never right? After visiting the amazing Abu Simbel, my driver took me back to the cruise. Oh how I enjoyed my spacious, comfortable cabin and all the luxury the cruise had […]