Category: Blogging

  • Taking Some Time Out

    Taking Some Time Out

    After some time out from my blog, I feel I need to write about the current situation with the Covid-19 pandemic and how it is affecting people in my local area

  • Midlifestylist Is One Year Old

    My Blog Celebrated its First Birthday My blog Midlifestylist is one year old.  Midlifestylist celebrated its first birthday on 24 October.  It has been a year of many challenges for myself personally, as well as a huge learning curve for my blog. I started Midlifestylist because I wanted to promote a healthy lifestyle to midlifers.  […]

  • Staying positive despite setbacks

    Staying positive despite setbacks

    While recovering from surgery there are triumphs and setbacks. It’s important to stay positive and look to the future as this period in my life won’t last forever. The long term benefits are worth going through this.

  • Women of Courage Guest Post

    Women of Courage Guest Post

    I was asked to write a guest post for Denyse Whelan’s Women of Courage Series. Follow the link to my contribution to her series

  • Why Anzac Day Means so Much to Me

    Why Anzac Day Means so Much to Me

    The last week has been pretty hard for me. I moved my website to another website host and, to cut a long story short, I lost most of Six months of work down the drain. It’s really devastating and I felt like giving up, but my son gave me a pep talk last night […]

  • How To Increase Traffic to your Blog

    How To Increase Traffic to your Blog

    This post may contain affiliate links, which means I may receive a commission, at no extra cost to you, if you make a purchase through a link. Please see my full disclosure Using Pinterest to Drive Traffic to your Blog One of the most important aspects of blogging is finding an audience for your written […]

  • My Top Posts of 2019

    My Top Posts of 2019

    My healthy lifestyle blog has been my biggest achievement this year (apart from losing 17kg!). I’ve really enjoyed writing about a topic that I’m passionate about. The hardest part is the self promotion which goes against my introverted nature but it’s vital to gain followers if I want people to read my articles. MY TOP […]

  • About Me

    About Me

    I first came up with the concept of writing this blog about 6 years ago, but never got around to starting it because it always seemed to be in the too-hard basket. In the meantime, I came up with many ideas for articles, so I wrote them in journals and always thought “one day I’ll […]