Running On Empty: Energise In 5
29 January 2018 | VA Notes Lifestyle

Running On Empty: Energise In 5

January is a difficult one.

 

I start the New Year raring to go, I jump out of bed in the mornings looking forward to cracking on with my to-do lists. But as the last days of the month near, I am running on empty.

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Better Not Younger: Embrace The Invisible
11 October 2017 | VA Notes Lifestyle

Better Not Younger: Embrace The Invisible

There is a moment when we become invisible.

I remember mine.

It was a few years back and I was walking down the street with my two gorgeous daughters.
The passing male traffic did what they usually do with the exception of me. I was blanked. Not in a nasty hurtful way but in an invisible way as if I wasn’t there. I was a person no longer of visual interest. My girls took no notice, just as I once took no notice, this time I did.


I will admit it did throw me for a moment – the loss of a wink, a smile or the occasional wolf whistle – I had come of age. Shocking really! Nobody ever imagines they will become invisible to the opposite sex – partners aside of course. And yes, I am talking in generalisations here but undoubtedly when we reach a certain age there is a subtle shift.


You know what? It is the VERY BEST thing to happen to me.

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