Over 25 Tips for a Stress-Free Holiday

The holidays are a joyous time, offering a chance to reconnect with friends and family. But they can also be stressful. You may feel pressure…

The Benefits of Learning Your Strengths in Midlife

I’ve featured the wisdom of my friend and fellow blogger, Vikki Nicometo, here on Midlife Rambler before, and I always enjoy hearing what she has…

This is Why Focusing on Your Needs isn’t Selfish

Here’s an unpopular opinion for you: I hated the book Eat, Pray, Love. I first read it in 2007, like every other woman my age…

All the Blogs for Midlife Women You Should be Reading Now

One of my most popular posts on Midlife Rambler is a quick list of five other Midlife Blogs that I really liked. As I wrote…

AncestryDNA Vs. 23AndMe: I Took 2 DNA Tests So You Can Pick the Right One for …

True confession time: I’ve become kinda a geek about DNA. At first, it was just a way to really understand my heritage. It would seem…

The Gift of the Midlife Crisis

I’m excited today to bring you a guest post from a fabulous midlife guide and general speaker-of-wisdom, Vikki Nicometo. Vikki is a Certified Life Coach,…

Great Advice on How to Handle Your Upcoming Empty Nest from a Surprising Source

Here’s tons of great advice on what to do in your new empty nest and how to handle your feelings about the future from a very unexpected source – commencement speeches. After all, you’re graduating as a parent, right?

Why Midlife Women Should Get Comfortable with Failure

Who remembers my wildly successful weight loss challenge from 2015? You know, the one where I tried out a different weight loss plan each week…