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The 20-Year Difference

As I stood at the magnifying mirror one recent morning plucking rogue moustache hairs, it occurred to me that this was something I never had to do 20 years ago. Damned interlopers.  I have two words for errant facial hairs: pluck ‘em! This got me thinking about all the other things I didn’t have to do …

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Menopause – Fun for All!

 Why is it called “menopause” when it doesn’t happen to men? A humorous essay about the joys of…womenopause from Marcia Kester Doyle. Read more from Marcia on her blog, Menopausal Mother. The dictionary defines menopause as “The period of cessation of menstruation, occurring usually between the ages of 45 and 50. Also called, “change of …

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Midlife Years: the Vulture Years?

Better to fly with the vultures than roost with the turkeys, at least for humorist Marcia Kester Doyle. Here she explores the joys and many, many pains of the midlife years. Avert your perfectly-working eyes, youngsters! Read more from Marcia on her blog, Menopausal Mother.  My daughter convinced me to watch a reality show about models on …

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