Reinvention for Real People

reinvention, reinvent yourself, change your life, mother, daughter

Today is my mother's birthday. Happy birthday, Mom! Reinvention: choice or necessity? More magazine is the mother of all reinvention magazines. Every month, it seems, there's another story about a woman who quit her high-paying job as a corporate attorney/brain surgeon/college professor to follow her passion and make dreamcatchers/bake gluten-free cupcakes/start a … [Read more...]

Oprah Doesn’t Like Me Anymore

oprah's favorite things, new york times, oprah magazine, oprah and midlife women, midlife, empty nest, baby boomer

There's been a bit of hubbub about an article in the New York Times in which Oprah - feel-good queen of all women, leader of the free world's "aha" moments-  declared that she isn't interested in attracting women -of a certain age- (and you know who I mean, right?) to her magazine. From the New York Times article: Ms. Winfrey said she would like to attract women “in … [Read more...]