Youthful ageing

A Vision of Health

Seniors on the Coast – Nov/Dec One of the resignations of advancing years is the growing list of health checks and even yearly procedures needed to ensure our wellbeing or catch any nasties early.  We have so much to be thankful for, the wonders of our modern health care [...]

By | 2019-04-11T17:36:27+00:00 April 11th, 2019|Families, Health and Wellness, Spirituality, Youthful ageing|Comments Off on A Vision of Health

A King Tide of Life & Love & Loss

Seniors on the Coast – Dec/Jan 2019 In my professional life as celebrant, therapist and bespoke funeral specialist my weeks are often poignant with love and loss – a juxtaposition of the deep sadness of a funeral, the joyful fizz of a wedding and perhaps the realness of a [...]

By | 2019-04-11T17:38:43+00:00 April 11th, 2019|Grief, death & loss, Relationships, Spirituality, Youthful ageing|Comments Off on A King Tide of Life & Love & Loss

Home Truths.

Seniors on the Coast – March/April 2019 One of the familiar dilemmas moving into the ‘third-age’ of life is the issue of where to live.  Once the family home becomes too big for two or one, should you downsize?  Should you consider your next move to be a ‘by [...]

By | 2019-04-11T17:40:48+00:00 April 10th, 2019|Families, Grief, death & loss, Health and Wellness, Relationships, Uncategorized, Youthful ageing|Comments Off on Home Truths.

There’s nothing silly about New Years goals – Seniors on the Coast January 2017

I love beginning a new year. My favourite public holiday is New Year’s Day. Christmas is done and dusted, summer is in full swing, people are still in a festive, relaxed holiday mode and the Universe gives us a fresh canvas. It’s a cosmic dose of hope and love [...]

By | 2018-02-23T00:03:41+00:00 December 21st, 2016|Families, Newsletters, Relationships, Success, Youthful ageing|Comments Off on There’s nothing silly about New Years goals – Seniors on the Coast January 2017

Life & choices into ageing.

Seniors on the Coast Article - June 2016 There was a recent episode on SBS Insight about new approaches to aged living, and in particular, broadening the options to more holistically and individually cater for the needs and wishes of families.  It was heartening the conversation was being aired [...]

By | 2018-02-23T00:05:11+00:00 July 4th, 2016|Families, Health and Wellness, Relationships, Uncategorized, Youthful ageing|Comments Off on Life & choices into ageing.

Evolving into Being – Seniors on the Coast Jun/Jul 2015

This weekend my mum celebrated her 72nd birthday. Over the course of the weekend she was guest of honour and indulged with beautiful gatherings and gifted many lovely presents. It culminated in a long lazy lunch surrounded by her trusty gaggle of wonderful gal pals, who adore and admire her [...]

By | 2015-07-03T13:21:13+00:00 July 3rd, 2015|Health and Wellness, Success, Youthful ageing|Comments Off on Evolving into Being – Seniors on the Coast Jun/Jul 2015

Healthy ageing and wellness in longevity – Viva la Revolution!

Seniors on the Coast article (March 2015) It can be said that your age is a chronological fact, a number, but growing old is mental, cultural and habitual and, in our Western culture, the socialisation of negative norms for growing old are very entrenched. I’m interested in this, because my [...]

By | 2015-04-08T14:41:51+00:00 April 5th, 2015|Health and Wellness, Relationships, Youthful ageing|Comments Off on Healthy ageing and wellness in longevity – Viva la Revolution!

In Celebration of Mature Love

Seniors on the Coast article (Dec 2014) I read recently about a couple in their seventies, married for 50 years, and still passionately in love. The wife said something that was so wise and true, she said: “We know our time is limited now.  If it is not fun, loving, [...]

By | 2015-04-08T14:42:35+00:00 April 5th, 2015|Relationships, Youthful ageing|Comments Off on In Celebration of Mature Love