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Saturday, May 28, 2016

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P40B - man with European globe

Greece Public mood: solidarity for “the others in need” Most Greeks tend to be very supportive of the refugees. We see ordinary people offering their country houses to refugee families ...
Post-40 Bloggers - Book, Shtum, Jem Lester

Shtum: Silent, non-communicative. That is what my dictionary tells me.  Maybe you are keeping Shtum to keep a secret, maybe you don’t have the words or maybe you don’t have ...
Post-40 Bloggers - man chained to computer late at night

Who remembers the tale of the young man who was so fixated with taking selfies that the addiction cost him his job? How about the young woman who would have ...
Post-40 Bloggers - three dads walking with prams in park

Being a Dad comes with a ton of benefits, but on the downside it has one or two disadvantages and trying to sort out having dad playdates is definitely the ...
Post-40 Bloggers - Vanity and Me perfect summer blouse, image credit Vanity and Me

On a travel down to Essex to see the family, into the suitcase it went. And I have to say this blouse from F and F survived in the suitcase ...
Post-40 Bloggers - cup of coffee and coffee beans

UK Coffee Week is a nationwide fundraising initiative that supports coffee growing countries through the vibrancy of coffee culture. UK Coffee Week runs from 11 – 17 April 2016 It’s our ...
Post-40 Bloggers - woman, tape measure and pizza

I had itchy eyes when I finished reading this post. Unlike Clare, I didn’t begin my yoyo adventure with diets in childhood, but when I was 34 and my first ...
Post-40 Bloggers - woman drawing herself

Starting your own business is an increasingly popular choice for people wanting a new direction in mid-life. Not surprising, as it offers you the promise of autonomy, and creating a business that ...
David Cameron in front of British flag, photo credit Huffington Post UK

This is one of the current Ofsted measurements which causes consternation and many scratching of heads by Heads in schools. From what I have seen, British Values seems to mean ...
Post-40 Bloggers - hate you torn piece of paper

You may or may not have caught the latest celebrity debacle where Azealia Banks was banned from Twitter for racist tweets against former One Direction member, Zayn Malik. No matter ...
Post-40 Bloggers - Malmesbury, image credit Tim Holyoake

One of the lost arts of the digital age is the end of the roll photograph. These were the pictures taken, almost at random, so that a film could be ...
Black woman crying

At school, my white best friend and I would often go to his house to listen to music and generally hang out. We had been friends through middle school, to ...
Coffee rust, image credit Mad Mum of 7

I start each morning with a cup of coffee brought to me in bed by my lovely husband. I have been known to indulge in a creamy syrup laden cuppa while ...
Plum-and-Spilt-Milk-Table-Settings, photo credit London Unattached

We love Fiona’s blog over here at Post-40 Bloggers’ HQ. Even if you never dined out at the places reviewed, or ate a dish from the blog, the evocative writing and ...
Soldier holding young daughter's hand

In response to our writing prompt – ‘Change your name and discuss your choice,’ our unsigned blogger has given us a powerful piece on a daughter’s changing relationship with a parent. ...
BritMums round-up

It occurs to me that I didn’t have that much time to play with before I took up the busy hobby of blogging. And in the days when I tried ...