Donna Connolly

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Women Over 50 health tips - Sizzling Towards 60 & Beyond

Shares 286<p>I AM SO EXCITED ABOUT THIS POST!<p>I’ve written much about health and wellness for Over 50s and this week I’d love to introduce 5 ladies who …

Over the Moon Link Party #77 - Sizzling Towards 60 & Beyond

Welcome to the Over The Moon Link Party #77<p><b>Welcome to the Over the Moon Link Party! You can link up any family friendly posts without profanity. Have</b> …

Social Media

Happiness Revisited - Sizzling Towards 60 & Beyond

I recently met Donna Connolly from Retirement_Reflections and immediately knew that I wanted her to write a post about Happiness. I’ve only know …

Happiness

Meaningful Mondays: Celebration of Happiness Month - Sizzling Towards 60 & Beyond

If you read my blog you will know that I’m making May my month of happiness. We should find happiness in our lives each day and not just for a month. …

Over the Moon Link Party #74 - Sizzling Towards 60 & Beyond

Welcome to the Over The Moon Link Party #74<p><b>Welcome to the Over the Moon Link Party! You can link up any family friendly posts without profanity. Have</b> …

SUMMER SPOTLIGHT: JACQUI MURRAY

<b>Where do you most want to travel, but have never been?</b><p><i>East Africa, to see the great migrations, before they disappear. The videos I watch and</i> …

Colleen’s #Book #Reviews – “Glimpses,” by Author, @HughRoberts05

It’s been a while since I spoke about my book Glimpses. So, what better way to mention it than with a new 5-star review from author and writer,</i> …

Is Work the Missing Ingredient in Your Retirement Happiness Plan? By Robin Trimingham

<b>Is Work the Missing Ingredient in Your Retirement Happiness Plan?</b> By Robin Trimingham<p>There has been a lot of talk lately regarding whether Baby …

Over the Moon Link Party #72 - Sizzling Towards 60 & Beyond

Shares 13<p>Welcome to the Over The Moon Link Party #72<p><b>You can link up any family friendly posts without profanity. Have a post you want to give more</b> …

How I made friends with Pinterest

Since retiring in January 2017, I have had lots more time to spend on blogging, social media and learning new skills. I know that as you age you are …

The Third Annual #BloggersBash. Have you got your ticket? #London

Let’s kick this off with a haiku, shall we?<p><b>Bloggers Bash; London</b><p><b>Have you got your ticket yet?</b><p><b>Click here to buy one</b><p>Tickets for the this year’s …

Wind-back Wednesday ~ What Does Abundance Mean To You?

HOW DO YOU DEFINE "ABUNDANCE"?<p>Abundance is such a rich and meaningful word......but I got to thinking how the meaning of "abundance" changes …

Blogging Grandmothers Link Party #14 - Retirement_Reflections

Welcome to the Blogging Grandmothers Link Party #14<p>Starts Monday, May 1, 2017 at 12:05 am central time (United States)<p>Ends Thursday, May 4 at 11:55 pm<p>…

#prayers

I have started a Tuesday “reblog” feature where I find posts relevant to my life that may be of interest to others.<p>Today, I am happy to reblog Send …

Old Windows - New Love | Clearissa's Command Center

From The Desk of Clearissa Coward’s Command Center<p>Old Windows – New Love<p>This is going to be a relatively short post, but I just had to share this …

Link Parties Pet Peeve - Grammy's Grid

This post may include affiliate links. Click here for Disclosure Policy.<p>Pet peeve is defined as, according to Dictionary.com: a particular and often …

The A-Z Challenge ~ Why Midlife's Fabulous ~ Zest for Life

LOOK WITHIN<p>Living with Zest isn't about finding a "thing", but rather it's about finding yourself. It's about discovering who you truly are and …

Midlife Monday ~ What's Your Superpower?

SUPERHEROES AND SUPERPOWERS<p>Since time immemorial human beings have envied those fictitious characters in comic books and on our screens, who have …

Meaningful Mondays: Make May YOUR month of happiness - Sizzling Towards 60 & Beyond

I’ve just returned from a 7 day cruise to New Caledonia and Vanuatu. The time away certainly gave me time to reflect and think about my life – what I …

Grandbabies or Grandchildren - What Do You Call Yours? - Grammy's Grid

Yes, I use the word grandbabies instead of grandchildren. The instant spell checker always identifies it as a misspelled word on my computer and …

6 Reasons Your next holiday should be a cruise - Sizzling Towards 60 & Beyond

We have booked a cruise for this month and I can’t wait! According to Business Insider nearly 1 in 20 Australians went cruising last year. A massive …

Turn An Ugly Duckling Into A Beautiful Swan | Clearissa's Command Center

From The Desk of Clearissa Coward’s Command Center<p>Turn An Ugly Duckling Into A Beautiful Swan<p>Do you ever look at something in your home and decide it …

A new me or an upgraded version?

Isn’t it interesting how you can read a post and all the accompanying comments and get a real feel for people and their situation? I love blogging …

Life Before and After Retirement: Same Same But Different - Retirement_Reflections

I have a confession to make. I love blogging. I seriously do. I love everything about it (well…almost everything)! I love reading the thoughts of …

Let’s Keep Blogging Fun

I’ve recently been reading some posts and messages on Facebook where people are asking for advice because blogging has got to the stage of stressing …

Is Your Blog As Friendly As You Think It Is?

Just imagine it’s your first day here on Planet Blog and you and everyone else with you hears the words “Hands up all those that want 1,000 …

How To Add A Flipboard Sharing Button To Your #WordPress Blog

Flipboard is social media platform I discovered last year. Unfortunately, I never really gave it much attention, but a recent upsurge in traffic to …

Web Design

You Know You Are Retired When…. - Retirement_Reflections

Here I am packing for another trip. In the past, this would not have been unusual if it were official vacation or even business travel. But, it’s …

Retirement Responsibilities - Retirement_Reflections

So far, I’ve written a fair amount about the perks and freedoms of retirement. Without a doubt, the list of retirement pros is long. However, I would …

A Postcard from Desert Trip - Retirement_Reflections

I sit and mentally savor the list one more time: Bob Dylan, The Rolling Stones, Neil Young, Paul McCartney, Roger Waters and The Who. Not long ago, …