How We’re Packing for College

Perhaps you’ve already suspected due to the erratic timing of recent blog posts here at Midlife Rambler, but I’m confirming here today that it’s true:…

The Science (and Magic!) of Vision Boards

I realized recently that I have at least one quality that some people might find a little weird: I am a huge believer in vision…

Why You Should Celebrate and Nurture Your Weirdness

My nephew sent me a picture of one of his cupcake creations this morning.

Why I’m Replacing My Daughter with a Tiny Annoying Dog

When my daughter Charlotte was eight, every time I went down the stairs at our house she would follow behind me, clutching my waist and…

This is what 54 looks like

No, it isn’t! I look 14 in that picture.

Five of My Favorite Midlife Blogs

Post Update: Since I wrote this post, I’ve been compiling a list of all the midlife blogs I’ve come across. If you like this list, then…

Weekend Reading: These women are showing us all how to age awesomely

Today’s Weekend Reading is a delightful look at some women who have shown me lately that you can be your own, authentic self as long…

My KonMari Tidy Up One Month Later

When I blogged about organizing all my clothes using the method outlined in Marie Kondo’s The Life-changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering…