“The Other Talk”: Changing the Conversation about Postmenopause

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After we reach age 50, are there still some things that mom knows best? Well, as you’ll see in this funny video “The Other Talk”, the answer is a resounding YES, especially when it comes to postmenopause. “The Other Talk” uses the premise of ‘the talk’ recognized as a cultural event in life where mothers talk with their teenage daughters about sex. “The Other Talk” expands … [Read more...]

L’Oreal Age Perfect Cell Renewal – Get Your Discount Coupon

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I am participating in aVibrant Influencer Network campaign for L’Oreal Age Perfect. I am receiving a fee for posting; however, the opinions expressed in this post are my own. I am in no way affiliated with L’Oreal Age Perfect and do not earn a commission or percent of sales. Recently I told you about L'Oreal Age Perfect Cell Renewal skin care products and how much I like … [Read more...]

My 10 Favorite Books of 2014

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Though I seem to have less and less time to read books these days, when I do I go all in - devouring the books I like in a matter of a day or two, depending on the book. These 10 books of 2014 are the ones that I enjoyed the most this year - and I'm sure you will, too.   Please note: These Amazon links are affiliate links, and this website will make a little money if … [Read more...]

Middle-Age – Is This Senior Citizen Adolescence?

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You think about things. You think about how your grandmother was younger than you when you were born. How your mother was younger than you when you had your first baby. How much of your life is behind you, at 52. Most of the big events — the wedding, the births of your children, their college graduations — those things are done.   You think, what comes next? … [Read more...]

November is National Family Caregivers Month


I'm pleased to partner with Midlife Boulevard to bring you this important public service information about National Family Caregivers Month. Did you know November is National Family Caregivers Month? It’s a great time to celebrate the more than 42 million people in the U.S. that are caring for an older relative or friend. If you are a caregiver yourself or if you know one, you … [Read more...]