First Impressions

Thank you accompanying me on this journey. I hope that you enjoy my blogs – I will try and distil my experiences and look forward to your comments.

I have had one week in India and I thought it important to capture my first impressions. It is like meeting a new partner – what captured your heart? Was it their eyes, their smile, or just chemistry? Continue reading “First Impressions”

The decision

So, I retired from my job recently, have my house on the rental market and travel plans to head off east – why?

The answer is that like a lot of women and men reaching retirement age, I find myself fit and healthy; my parents died young, my son has not yet produced grandchildren and I am certainly not ready to lie down and be measured for my willow casket. I have already managed two major life changes at the ages of 38 and 54 and I plan on this being the “fourth” rather than the third age.


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