Author page: Robert Darnell


A Skincare Guide for Older Men

As we grow older, our skin naturally starts to change. Mature skin tends to be drier than younger skin, making it more susceptible to lines and wrinkles. Our skin cell turnover rate also starts to decrease as we age, which can lead to dull and sallow-looking skin. With all these changes, your skincare routine needs to evolve to address your skin’s shifting needs. Here are three of the most important products older men should have in their grooming kits: continue reading


How To Choose The Right Eyewear

If you are looking for a new pair of glasses for yourself or a member of your family, then you should consider seeking professional advice to help you find both the right frames and lenses for your needs. Indeed, there are a number of tips that you can follow to make sure you make a good decision about the particular kind of eyewear that you may require. If you follow these simple tips you can make the experience of choosing a new pair of glasses more enjoyable while also ensuring that you make the right choice for your individual needs. continue reading



Cats are one of the homeowners’ favorite pets, besides dogs. They are great companions. Besides not requiring a huge budget to maintain, they are also gentle around children and playful (to the child’s delight). Cats are much easier to care for if you know what you are supposed to do. Taking good care of your cat includes putting into consideration its nutritional needs and wellbeing. Good nutrition equals good health and an energetic, playful and cuddly pet. It is of great importance that you feed your cat correctly. Apart from regular feeding and clean water always, below are other ways to take care of your cat’s nutritional needs; continue reading


Retiring in tropical Bali

For those of you 55 years and above who have fallen into an ongoing love affair with Bali after numerous holidays, why not retire here, right on this gorgeous little Hindu island in the Indonesian archipelago? Who doesn’t want to spend the last decades of their life here, living the sweet tropical island life under the sun and by the sea? You can live a comfortable life here, even on a small pension. In the meantime, the enchanting culture, the spicy food and the warm, humid weather will thrill your senses and keep you young. You can enjoy modern comforts in an exotic environment but before we start dreaming of rice paddies, waves and holiday villas, let’s look into the requirements of obtaining a retirement visa in Bali: continue reading


Three Steps to a Better Winter

There’s no doubt that a covering of snow makes any landscape more beautiful, but it can bring a whole host of problems as well, especially for senior citizens or people with disabilities. Winter can be something we anticipate with dread, as the falling snow, icy roads and plummeting temperatures can have a detrimental effect on our health and mental wellbeing and leave us temporarily housebound. That’s why it’s important to take all the steps you can to make winter a more pain-free season of the year. continue reading