The Best Things to Do on Your Key West Vacation

I just returned from a super-quick Key West vacation to celebrate our second anniversary. In a way, it was an impulse vacation; we sat down and…

25 Great Gifts for the Hygge Lover in Your Life

I’ve spent 2017 embracing the hygge trend that’s been sweeping the Internet and my life has been so much richer. I think we can all…

10 Best Home Improvement Tips for Empty Nesters

You finally have an empty nest that you can decorate in a way that’s just right for you. But before you start knocking down walls,…

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…

How to Plan a Successful Family Vacation with Your College Student and Young Adult Children

Vacations with your young adult children can be an amazing opportunity to bond. You just need to remember that they aren’t kids anymore and follow…