7 clever ways to do community service without ever leaving your home

What  exactly is a Community? A community is any group of people who have common interests. Centuries ago a person’s community would have been limited to their nearest village and its environs. Guilds were a special type of early community that looked after the interests of workers in trades. An example would be stonemasons or...

Anyone for tennis?

Watching Wimbledon   I used to enjoy watching the tennis when I was in the right time zone. In spite of the fact that we have the Australian Open, I stopped watching it altogether because once I got interested, I would have had to watch Wimbledon as well which would keep me...

Old is Awesome!

But just how old is old? If you are a parent, you will already know that “old” begins at around about 30. I can still remember the shock that I felt, when I first found out I was pregnant, to be described as “elderly primigravida”, and I was under...

Are you a safe driver?

Would you pass the test if you had to take it again today? I recently attended a presentation for seniors which highlighted the need for older drivers to make sure that their driving skills are up-to-date. Australia has introduced tests for drivers over a certain age. In my State of New South Wales we...