Welcome to SallyAkins.com!

Welcome to SallyAkins.com – the UK travel, food and lifestyle blog for over 40’s who love making the most of life!

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In these pages, you’ll find all sorts of recipes, reviews, and information about food, beauty and lifestyle. I publish at least 3 new posts each week, and I’m sure you’ll find something to interest you.

I love to travel, and now that my sons are all a little older, I’m starting to scratch that travel itch again. You’ll find lots of reviews, travel guides and tips for travelling in my Travel Section.

Take a look around, here are some suggestions:

Looking for something to cook? My Food Section includes a whole host of recipes from quick mid-week lunches to relaxed slow cooking weekend dinners.

If you’re in search of something sweet, then I have got some fab cakes, bakes and puddings for you to try out. And if you would rather eat out, then my restaurant reviews will help you decide where to go.

Here’s a taste of what you’ll find:

I cover all sorts of interesting topics in my Lifestyle section, from reviews of the latest books to home inspiration and events.

If you’re interested in setting up a blog of your own, then check out my ‘Blog Tips’ posts for helpful hints.

Since I turned 40 I have definitely noticed that my skin and hair need a little more care, and I’m happy to share with you the tips that I’ve picked up along the way. There are beauty reviews on everything from skin and hair care to the latest beauty gadgets.

And I love giving away prizes, so you’ll usually find at least one giveaway running each month.

I hope you’ll enjoy reading my blog – please do leave me a comment if you do. I love reading your comments and try to answer as many as I can.

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