When life gives us lemons, we just have to make ourselves some sweet lemonade. Here you’ll find our musings, pearls of wisdom, and personal stories to guide you through life’s passages. Explore how to embrace your beauty with style, discover new adventures, navigate the nuances of relationships, pull back the curtain to deal with life changes, and resonate with the reflections of other women.
‘The Tools I Used To Survive Widowhood’ was updated on 8.31.22. Every year, summer instills in us a desire for something fun and new. Our grandchildren find summer activities or jobs, and our adult children regroup and plan travel and summer fun. We arrange our summer closets and put dates on the calendars as we […]
LONELINESS AFTER 50+ My darlings, something that I have been seeing and experiencing lately is the idea of loneliness. What is it, and what does it mean for people, especially women over 50? Loneliness is not just about being alone. One can feel alone while married or even when surrounded by a group of people. […]
HOW I SURVIVED CANCER – AND SO DID MY GRANDDAUGHTER I am a fortunate and grateful cancer survivor. So is my young granddaughter, Skylar. I had two of the deadliest types of cancer. Because I was and am proactive about my health I am alive 14 years later, cancer-free. And, so is Skylar. I […]
How to Stop Living in the Past I truly do not know how to live in the past, save for my loving and happy memories, and the lessons I learned along the way. I review these in my mind when I am reminded. Other than that, I have no time to waste in the past. […]
My darling, after receiving a few emails asking me about how to have a positive life after 50+, I wanted to give you a glimpse into why I am the woman I am today. I want to tell my story because writing about my life with openness may inspire you to open windows into your […]