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When Three’s a Crowd in Friendships

Nobody puts Tammy DeMel in the corner, but sometimes she has been made to feel like the fifth wheel. Read about what it’s like being such a good friend-connector that you make yourself obsolete in a friendship. If you like this post about women’s friendships, read more from Tammy on her blog, Covering the Gray.… [read more]

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5 Simple, Powerful Midlife Beauty Secrets

Since I crossed over into that feared territory called “after-50-land.” I have become more and more of an optimist!  That’s right, as I go toward the end of life I want to enjoy each day to its fullest.  Being depressed about aging doesn’t stop the process; but only robs of us joy.  Therefore, I choose… [read more]

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Midlife Style: Cobalt for Fall 2014

Autumn fashion doesn’t have to mean muted color. Pop fall up a notch with bright shades of cobalt blue, one of the Pantone colors for fall 2014. Whether it’s a new pair of shoes like these Kate Spade penny loafers or just a new nail polish, this season’s coolest blue will keep you effortlessly chic… [read more]

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13 Lessons From 20 Years of Marriage

After 20 years of marriage, Angela Keck has learned a thing or two…or thirteen. Here she shares what she would tell herself if she could talk to the 25 year old bride she was on her wedding day. Find more from Angela on her blog, Writer Mom’s Blog   Today my husband and I celebrate… [read more]

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6 Tips for Planning Your Midlife Birthday Party

Elaine Ambrose has mastered the art of throwing herself birthday celebrations, and we think that’s awesome! Read more from Elaine on her blog. Judging by the plethora of unflattering birthday cards for middle-aged women, we are a joke. We’re either over the hill, wrinkled old bags, or winos. Well, that last one could have merit,… [read more]