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Things To Do Before I Turn 50

  (also known as my "TA-DA" list as opposed to a "to do" list) It was my 49th birthday a few days ago and this got me thinking. Any birthday that ends with a zero always feels a bit like milestone or a landmark and, when I hit the big "five-o" in 2022, I don't want huge parties or celebrations but I would like to have ticked a few things off my low-effort bucket list.   I see these things as a way to improve my mental and physical health, plus a few slightly off-the-wall experiences that would make for great memories.  Start running again and include the following: Lead a C25K group again  Participate in parkrun EVERY week where possible  < ongoing (now parkrun Run Director too) Visit local landmarks whilst running  Train for a long race - building up from 5k > 10k > 10 miles > half marathon, with a couple of longer trail races mixed in  Lose a lot bit of weight Post more on Instagram or give the blog a bit of a reboot < ongoing Look at

Interior Home Improvement Tips - Adding Rugs

Most home owners dread improving the look of the house because this project can be quite daunting and costly. There is so much that goes into your home improvement project to make it stand out from the rest.

When you hear about interior home improvement, the first thing that comes to your mind is repainting the walls and replacing the tiles. But the easiest and most convenient way to add style to your home is getting the right rug. 

This is an easy task and will not cost you much. You may need some tips and advice from an expert in order to choose the right rug for your home. This infographic from Land Of Rugs will give you tips to consider if you want a rug to make the difference in your living space.