The Stranger With A Cage

  The following short story is my own theory as to why a young stranger dressed as he was, carrying a strange item was walking in a wood.  We crossed paths in my local wood one morning early in July, you can read about it Here. I also invite you to write your own interpretation of…

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Friday’s Feel Good Therapy

  Want some Free Feel Good Therapy? Then get your trainers on and get to your nearest wood or forest, because it’s there waiting for you and I guarantee you’ll be feeling great the minute you start walking amongst nature. Anyone who follows my blog may know that I absolutely love nature and walking, so…

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#ThrowbackThursday – Mud? Who cares!

I originally posted this review around a year ago and because our recent dog walks have been quite muddy lately, I thought I’d post it again… For as long as I can remember I have been around dogs.  I grew up with dogs and as soon as I left home and was able to care…

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#WordlessWednesday – A Walk In The Park

Sometimes all you need, to induce a smile to instil calm

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Amazing over 50’s – Terri Webster Schrandt

Once again I am excited to introduce another guest to my series: Amazing over 50’s I am inviting and featuring ‘Mid-lifers’ who are enjoying life over 50 and who are happy to shout out about great health, fitness, lifestyles, work or their achievements etc, but more importantly who are embracing this time of their lives…

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Amazing over 50’s – Elizabeth Lamprey

Once again I am excited to introduce another guest to my series: Amazing over 50’s I am inviting and featuring ‘Mid-lifers’ who are enjoying life over 50 and who are happy to shout out about great health, fitness, lifestyles, work or their achievements etc, but more importantly who are embracing this time of their lives…

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#WordlessWednesday – Which Way Does The Wind Blow?

  I thought the formations of these trees on my dog walk yesterday were amazing, and although it was such a still day, you can guess which way the wind normally blows, can’t you? If you fancy keeping in touch and following our shenanigans then you can follow Loving the Fifty Something… here on Instagram here…

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Amazing over 50’s – Rachel Ward

Once again I am excited to introduce another guest to my series: Amazing over 50’s I’m inviting and featuring ‘Mid-lifers’ who are enjoying life over 50 and who are happy to shout out about great health, fitness, lifestyles, work or their achievements etc, but more importantly who are embracing this time of their lives with…

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#WordlessWednesday -Wood Carving or Not?

Whilst wandering around Kielder Forest last weekend, we came across these guys, but were they carved out of trees or made of plastic? We had to get really close to make sure.  We did a little knocking and staring, but it didn’t take us long to realise they were definitely wood carvings – So glad…

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#WordlessWednesday – Fungi

I Love Forests! The various Fungi are just one small part of those interesting wonders of our woods.

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#WordlessWednesday – Power Kites

Power kites are so much fun!  Whenever Jon sees an empty beach and feels a good breeze then the kite bag comes out and the dogs get excited.  I become the photographer and the

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#WordlessWednesday – Happy Pup

When all is good with the world 🙂 Feel free to add a caption 🙂

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#Throwback Thursday – A world without Trees?

Originally posted Aug 2017 on Lovingthefiftysomething.com Can you imagine a world without trees?  Isn’t that a terrible thought? I was thinking this while I was on one of my many walks last week.

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A Pooch Surprise

Back in March I wrote a review on ‘The PoochOnezee’.  I originally wrote the blog post because I genuinely loved the product which I bought for Rosie, our Collie who loves puddles, water and mud and although I love walking Rose, the aftermath has never been much fun, having to use so many towels to…

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Mud? Who cares!

For as long as I can remember I have been around dogs.  I grew up with dogs and as soon as I left home and was able to care for one myself well, I didn’t hesitate. Dogs have been a major part of my life and I can’t imagine my life without them. I have spoken…

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A world without Trees?

Can you imagine a world without trees?  Isn’t that a terrible thought? I was thinking this while I was on one of my many walks last week.

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