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Knowing Me, Knowing You

Do you know you?  I thought I knew ME, but I am learning at rapid speed, since my jubilee is on the horizon (turning 50 you know), that there are parts of me that I’ve limited.  Parts that I think … Continue reading

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Once Upon A Time Your Mama Knew How To Shine

Once upon a time, your mama knew how to shine. That’s a line from the movie Hope Floats and it’s such a great sentence.  It’s so meaningful to me because I had forgotten who I was long ago and how … Continue reading

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Mirror Talk on Aging

Yikes!  It’s like the lights in my bathroom just got magnified recently and I can see how my face is so wrinkly!  Oh, who am I kidding?  Perhaps it’s just that after the holidays, being sick and now gearing up … Continue reading

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How I Handled My Marriage Falling Apart

I think truth is a present we give to our relationships. I got lost after my marriage fell apart.  I admit, I wrote copiously trying to figure out what went wrong and how I could mend what was broken.  With … Continue reading

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Answering My Mid-Life Wake Up Call

Mid-life wake up calls affect us all differently.  I am guessing that my soon-to-be-ex husband woke up one morning (during a mid-life crisis?) and decided he didn’t want to do this anymore.  He didn’t want to be a husband, nor … Continue reading

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Quote from Maya Angelou

I did then what I knew how to do. Now I know better, I do better. ~ Maya Angelou I loved this quote because it’s so true.  At our age, we have a lifetime of experience behind us which gives … Continue reading

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Things Every Woman Should Have and Should Know

Things Every Woman Should Have And Should Know By Pamela Redmond Satran A WOMAN SHOULD HAVE… enough money within her control to move out and rent a place of her own even if she never wants to or needs to… A WOMAN … Continue reading

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Remember To Take Care of Your Body!

It’s important to take care of your body at any age, but especially as we begin our 50’s.  As women, often we put ourselves last and forget about taking care of our own bodies.  I know I don’t need to … Continue reading

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Getting Lost at 50

Sometimes you just have to get LOST in order to FIND YOUR REAL PURPOSE IN LIFE! Have you ever felt that way?  That you just need to get lost in order to find your real purpose in life?  Or did … Continue reading

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