Last September I asked myself what would be the most difficult new challenge I could give myself. Build a website was the immediate answer as I had no clue how to do it, didn't blog, tweet or use facebook.
Now, months later I have built my site to 112 pages, with friends and strangers willingly offering to write articles for the site. I can't believe the kindness and enthusiasm I have encountered.
Are you over 50 and feel less valued than before? Are you nearing retirement age but are not yet ready to retire? Do you still have fresh ideas but think that no one is listening? Do you have lots of energy and want to use it productively? Are you feeling less confident than you were 10 years ago? Do you feel your relationships are not as fulfilling as they used to be?
There are a wide range of topics, hopefully something for everyone.
I have just had a wonderful comment from a reader of the website.She sent an email to someone else who forwarded it to me.
This is the purpose of the website, and if it helps even one person I feel it has served it's purpose
I have just had a look at Tessa’s brilliant website and feel inspired. I have created a new sub directory in my favourites list called - ‘The Growing Me’ from 260213 - and Tessa’s website was the first addition. I feel more inspired than I have in some time and much less daunted – time to put a lot of things behind me and to move on after all the worrying and fretting. Susan
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Ypres history - a brief overview of events.