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…

Weekend Reading: The answers to Life’s Big Questions

Inspired by this fascinating article about Google Search Trends (fun fact: most people need to know why their poop is green between 5am and 6am…

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…

Weekend Reading: Going to the chapel and we’re going to sleepwalk naked

It’s wedding season! Have you been to any fun weddings? I went through a long dry spell of non-wedding attendance after all my friends had…

Weekend Reading: I’m late and that’s cool

Welcome to this week’s edition of Friday Fun Links! Are you feeling bad because you didn’t get around to reading this until Sunday at the…

Weekend Reading: These Aren’t the People in Your Neighborhood

That’s right, I really have no right to speak for you. You may totally relate to the people described in the links below. These may…

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