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…

You Can Be As Young As You Feel — And Here’s Proof

In 2004, in my early 40s and near the end of a long marriage that had turned wrong and sad for both people, I took…

How to Organize Your Clothes Using the KonMari Method

Here’s a Detailed How-To Guide on Using Marie Kondo’s KonMari Method to Clean Out Your Wardrobe, Organize Your Clothes and Make Sure Everything You Wear Every Day Brings You Joy!

Think Twice Before You Complain About Your Teen to Your Friends

It might feel cathartic to complain about your difficult relationship with your teenager to your friends, but you can hurt your teen and further damage…

Here’s Why Organizing Your Empty Nest with Marie Kondo’s Konmari Method Really Could …

Tidying up your empty nest with Marie Kondo’s KonMari method can be just the spark of you need to ignite the next phase of your life. Looking at everything you own and deciding whether it sparks joy can help you get in touch with your true self once again.