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15 Instagrammers with Ageless Style Who Prove You Can Wear What You Want

15 Instagrammers with Ageless Style Who Prove You Can Wear What You Want

While I was writing my post, 10 Wardrobe Swaps You Need to Make to Instantly Look Younger, I checked out…

10 Wardrobe Swaps You Need to Make to Instantly Look Younger

10 Wardrobe Swaps You Need to Make to Instantly Look Younger

Want to know what to wear to look younger over 40? Swap these clothing items that make you look older…

5 Comfortable and Stylish Shoes Perfect  for Women Over 40

5 Comfortable and Stylish Shoes Perfect for Women Over 40

I’m really excited today to partner with Marmi Shoes to bring you this sponsored post featuring shoes from the brand…

20 Wedding Dresses Perfect for the Over 40 Bride That You Can Get from Amazon

20 Wedding Dresses Perfect for the Over 40 Bride That You Can Get from Amazon

Planning a wedding as a bride over 40? You don’t have to spend a ton of money on the perfect…

5 Pieces You Can Wear Now and Easily Transition from Summer to Fall Outfits

5 Pieces You Can Wear Now and Easily Transition from Summer to Fall Outfits

Ready for that crisp fall feeling? Me too – and the stores are full of fun fall outfits to buy…

How to Stop Lipstick Bleeding into Lip Wrinkles and Smoker’s Lines

How to Stop Lipstick Bleeding into Lip Wrinkles and Smoker’s Lines

As we age, our lipstick can begin to feather and bleed into wrinkles around our mouth, especially the “smoker’s lines”…

Home Life

Quick and Easy “Mostly Homemade”  Heirloom Tomato Tart

Quick and Easy “Mostly Homemade” Heirloom Tomato Tart

This easy tomato tart recipe uses puff pastry to cut down the time needed and roasted heirloom tomatoes and carmelized…

100 Questions to Get to Know Your Husband Better

100 Questions to Get to Know Your Husband Better

A few years ago, the New York Times published an article called, To Fall in Love with Anyone, Do This.…

20 Easy Ways to Save Money on Groceries

20 Easy Ways to Save Money on Groceries

I’m sharing today how to save money on groceries. If you follow these shopping tips, you’ll be able to save…

10 Money Habits You Can Adopt to Spend More Wisely and Save Money Painlessly

10 Money Habits You Can Adopt to Spend More Wisely and Save Money Painlessly

If you adopt these simple money habits, you’ll spend your money more wisely and be rewarded with an increased bank…

The Parent’s Survival Guide to College Drop-Off Day

The Parent’s Survival Guide to College Drop-Off Day

College Drop-Off Day can be stressful for both parents and college students. If this is your first child going off…

25 Questions You Need to Answer Before You Go Dorm Room Shopping

25 Questions You Need to Answer Before You Go Dorm Room Shopping

Don’t get out that credit card yet! Make sure you know the answers to these questions before you start shopping…

Health & Wellness

Analyzing Your Body Composition with the Dexa Scan Test: An Honest Review

Analyzing Your Body Composition with the Dexa Scan Test: An Honest Review

A whole-body Dexa Scan test from DexaFit will give you a complete and accurate picture of your body composition, including…

Getting Started with High Intensity Interval Training

Getting Started with High Intensity Interval Training

I’m pleased to offer a guest post today from McKenzie Brower, a contributing writer and media specialist for Orangetheory Fitness.…

This Test Will Accurately Measure Your Metabolism

This Test Will Accurately Measure Your Metabolism

It’s January and like so many people after the holidays, I’m looking to drop a few pounds. Between holiday indulgences…

Get the Truth About Bladder Cancer from Marilu Henner

Get the Truth About Bladder Cancer from Marilu Henner

Marilu Henner, author, Dancing with the Stars contestant, and your cool sister from the TV show, Taxi, sounds exactly like…

5 Simple Ways to Improve Your Balance in Midlife

5 Simple Ways to Improve Your Balance in Midlife

On Monday, we talked here on the blog about how important it is to maintain your balance as you age…

Why You Need Good Balance in Midlife and Beyond

Why You Need Good Balance in Midlife and Beyond

Have you seen an article in your facebook feed telling you that a simple sitting test can predict how long you’ll…

Your Best Self

50 Self-Compassion Quotes and Affirmations to Help You Learn to Love and Accept Yourself

50 Self-Compassion Quotes and Affirmations to Help You Learn to Love and Accept Yourself

If you saw my post How to Learn to Treat Yourself with Self-Compassion, you know I sometimes struggle with treating myself…

How to Learn to Treat Yourself with Self-Compassion

How to Learn to Treat Yourself with Self-Compassion

Self-Compassion is often something that’s hard for many of us. Yet practicing self-compassion can significantly increase our happiness and make…

15+ Practical Self-Care Ideas to Keep Your Worry and Anxiety Under Control

15+ Practical Self-Care Ideas to Keep Your Worry and Anxiety Under Control

These simple and practical self-care ideas will help tame your anxiety and keep your worry under control even during the…

25+ Instagram Accounts to Follow for Self-Care When It All Just Seems Too Much

25+ Instagram Accounts to Follow for Self-Care When It All Just Seems Too Much

Hi friends. This is supposed to be a difficult week in an already difficult time so I’m focusing on different…

Ten Surprising Signs You Need Self-Care

Ten Surprising Signs You Need Self-Care

As women in midlife, we’re spread so thin. We spend our morning taking our aging parents to the doctor and…

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Decluttering and Organizing the Kitchen with Help from Marie Kondo

Decluttering and Organizing the Kitchen with Help from Marie Kondo

Use these tips from Marie Kondo’s book, The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up, and your decluttered and organized kitchen will spark joy for you! Here’s how I reorganized my…

Why Marie Kondo Photo Organizing Advice Doesn’t Work for Me

Why Marie Kondo Photo Organizing Advice Doesn’t Work for Me

The Marie Kondo Photo Organizing method might eliminate clutter, but I’ll never use it. The author of The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up has great tips on getting rid…

How to Organize Your Clothes Using the KonMari Method

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!…

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

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

Tidying up your empty nest can be just the spark of you need to ignite the next phase of your life. You’ve been back from college drop-off for a few…