Life & Wisdom

Read Honey’s take on “old-age survival” and reflections on dealing with life changes – from deeply personal stories about widowhood, surviving cancer, and overcoming losses to a lighter, often humorous look at the little everyday challenges encountered by women after the age of 50, like surviving a semi-retired husband or pessimistic friends who try to drag you down, bearing with trivial problems and maintaining your sanity during the holiday season.

How To Become More of Your “Enchanted Self”

This article was written by the Enchanted Self herself, Dr. Barbara Becker Holstein.  Let’s talk about the idea of your “Enchanted Self” and what it is. It is a very special part…

Love And Its Varied Expressions: The Story of Ben

The Story of Ben was updated on 8.15.21 Do you go out of your way to show your significant other you care? Do you demonstrate how much you appreciate your love? And…

How To Stop Procrastinating After 50

Do you tend to put things off? If the answer is yes, this is not usually due to time management, but a result of psychological issues. By identifying the cause, you can…

Navigating a Mid-Life Career Change

Have you ever considered a mid-life career change? If you have, this blog is for you!  There are a lot of expectations surrounding how your career should fit into your life journey.…

A Sunday Story: The Love of Nature and All Living Things

“Nothing is perfect and everything is perfect.” – Unknown I love to escape from the outer world into the inner world of awe, wonder, and amazement; the world of nature. I love…

The Importance of Frankness Between Friends After 50

Is frankness between friends an important quality in a relationship? Each and every one of us daydream. That is how I write. My palette is a blank page of white paper. I…

A Tribute To My Dear Friends On National Friendship Day

It’s National Friendship Day, a day to tell your friends how much you treasure their gift of friendship. It is a day to look into the mirror and think about the role…

How To Beat Loneliness After The Age Of 50

There are so many lonely people in the world. But I am here to tell those of you who are in lonely marriages, living alone, divorced, or widowed…there are several ways of…