Category: Lifestyle

The most talked about 83¼-year old Hendrik Groen

The secret diary of Hendrik Groen, the 83 ¼ year old who conquered our hearts!

Written by Stannah on 4th June 2018

The most talked about 83 ¼-year-old has taken the literary world by storm! Stannah takes you on a journey into the world of Hendrik Groen. “The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen, 83 ¼ Years Old”. This unique diary has won over readers far beyond its homeland (the Netherlands). In fact, the translation rights of the […]

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A stack of books waiting the be read

Books to read this winter: this list will get you through the winter months!

Written by Stannah on 30th April 2018

Curling up on the sofa is one of the best things to do, so we’ve made a list that will keep you busy for the next few months. When winter comes around, we can think of nothing better than curling up on the sofa with a good book. You might have just finished a good […]

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The 100-year-old man

Book review: Allan Karlsson, 100 years old and still looking for adventure!

Written by Stannah on 15th February 2018

Although “The 100-year-old man who climbed out of a window and disappeared” by Jonas Jonasson came out a few years ago, it really is worth a mention as its wacky humour and unexpected plot changes make it a really good read (as long as you accept that in Allan Karlsson’s world, anything can happen). Published […]

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Financial management tools

Aging in Place: How to Help Aging Parents with their Finance Management

Written by Stannah on 11th January 2018

Tips to help you with the sensitive issue of finance management, so you can solve the problem before you even have one Family finances have the potential to cause a lot of problems. In this article, Stannah hope to help tackle the issue of family finances before any issues arise, by being proactive and getting […]

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“Russell, Carl Fredricksen and Dug”

Movie UP Revisited – An uplifting adventure

Written by Stannah on 13th December 2017

Oscar-winning movie UP revisited 8 years after it was released. A Perfect film for children and adults to enjoy together Up is a story about aging and realizing that life is messy and not something that we can always control. No matter how you look at it, through the eyes of a child or a […]

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Senior gardening: couple gardening together

Senior gardening: learn more about the benefits of a therapeutic garden

Written by Stannah on 23rd October 2017

Senior gardening or having a little piece of nature to attend to is vital for seniors. Learn how to make your own garden! Ever wondered why so many take up gardening after they´ve retired? Aside from having the luxury of more spare time, attending to a garden or simply enjoying the contact with nature promotes […]

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Tips to help seniors safely use Social Media

8 Tips to Help Seniors Safely Use Social Media

Written by Stannah on 30th August 2017

Social Media help keep seniors in touch with the world around them, but there are some cautions to keep in mind. The Australian Communications and Media Authority estimates that 79% percent of individuals over the age of 65 have accessed the internet in the past year, and many are venturing into the world of social […]

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Learning new skills and having quality time with your family are key to a happy retirement

Happy Retirement – Make the most out of life

Written by Stannah on 21st August 2017

Learning new skills is key to a happy retirement and the first step in a journey toward greater personal growth. Age is just a number and retirement is now considered by many to be the “golden age” of adulthood. As life expectancy increases, having a happy retirement is now more important than ever. This is […]

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