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How to Love a Friend Before and After a Facelift
2 weeks ago

How to Love a Friend Before and After a Facelift

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I am lucky enough to have a BFF who is gorgeous, generous, loving, and ever so much fun. She has a successful business as a healthcare provider, a speaker, and author. In my eyes, her only fault is driving a gleaming black, late model Mercedes, which I secretly refer…
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An Older Woman’s Guide to Best Used Cars Under $15,000
2 weeks ago

An Older Woman’s Guide to Best Used Cars Under $15,000

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In the last quarter of 2020, for the first time in history, the average cost of a new car crossed the $40,000 mark, according to Edmunds. That was before insurance, property taxes and gas. Once papers were signed, the average payment calculated to…
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3 Things That Are Too Much To Ask Of A Newly Retired Boomer Woman
2 weeks ago

3 Things That Are Too Much To Ask Of A Newly Retired Boomer Woman

I’m a Boomer woman who took The Retirement Leap, leaving a career behind to embrace life after work. I’ve talked with many Boomer women who are doing the same. We know how lucky we are; not everyone is in a position to exit full-time work…
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Need to Get the Clutter Out? Find a Clutter Buddy!
2 weeks ago

Need to Get the Clutter Out? Find a Clutter Buddy!

Which door do you dread opening? Is it your clothes closet, the linen closet, the kitchen pantry, or perhaps the one to the back seat of your car? We all have those places where we stuff, hoard and ignore clutter, and they mock us every time we walk by…
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Why Reading Aloud to Your Grandchildren Is a Special Gift
3 weeks ago

Why Reading Aloud to Your Grandchildren Is a Special Gift

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As a grandparent, you are in a unique position to enrich, enhance, and positively influence your grandchildren’s lives. One way to do this is often overlooked or undersold – reading aloud with your grandchildren. Books are convenient…
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What No One Tells You About Getting Older, Until It’s Too Late
3 weeks ago

What No One Tells You About Getting Older, Until It’s Too Late

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I’ve always had a “so-what” approach to getting older. In my youth, I did all those foolhardy things we are warned to avoid – I drank too much, I partied all night, and I never went sunbathing without first dowsing myself in virgin olive oil to make sure I got a deep…
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Choosing to Live the Expat Life in Spain
3 weeks ago

Choosing to Live the Expat Life in Spain

My connection to Europe was strong from the get-go. Before the age of 20, I’d worked enough odd jobs to begin my travel quest. Waiting on tables and commandeering a taxi around Manhattan paid for trips to Greece, Israel, and England…
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Women Over 60: It’s Time to Discover the Power of Your Creative Mind
3 weeks ago

Women Over 60: It’s Time to Discover the Power of Your Creative Mind

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As a woman over 60, you have already lived a long life. You have likely fulfilled many of your practical goals. You may have married, raised children and had a satisfying career. You have always put others first and, now that you are older, you may want a change of pace…
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7 Uncommon Ways to Make Friends as a Boomer Woman
3 weeks ago

7 Uncommon Ways to Make Friends as a Boomer Woman

Quality relationships and having fun with friends can make us happier and reduce stress. A good friend to talk to helps us cope with traumatic events. People with good support networks are physically healthier too, having lower blood pressure and less…
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What Does Professional Success Really Mean?
3 weeks ago

What Does Professional Success Really Mean?

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It wasn’t so long ago that I would have answered with a categorical “No.” After 30 years of zig-zagging in and out of assorted career paths, trying them on and then – Goldilocks-style – deciding they didn’t quite fit, I’ve never felt like a professional success…
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