Ah, Come On, Menopausal God. Give Me Something Here

Ah, Come On, Menopausal God. Give Me Something Here

Ah, Come On, Menopausal God. Give Me Something HereRemember the days of PMS? When you felt as if you were crawling out of your skin? Progesterone and estrogen levels erratically surging, making you feel as if you either want to either hide away in your room and sob...
Parenting Adult Children: Think Progress, Not Perfection

Parenting Adult Children: Think Progress, Not Perfection

Parenting Adult Children:Think Progress, Not Perfection“Mom, can I share something with you?”This, coming from my 25-year-old daughter who seems quite upset about something.“Of course, darling. What is it?”Meanwhile, my heart starts to beat a bit faster. I tense up....
Midlife Career Change?   I Feel Ya.

Midlife Career Change? I Feel Ya.

Starting A New Career In Middle AgeI’ve talked to a handful of middle-aged women recently who have the desire to change careers but either don’t know what they want to do or they’re afraid of making the change.I understand.  Changing your career in midlife or later...
Midlife Blues: Do My Knees Look Old To You?

Midlife Blues: Do My Knees Look Old To You?

I recently sent a Snapchat to my children of my knees. I was sitting outside enjoying a gorgeous day when I looked down and saw…aging knees. By old, I mean I didn’t recognize them. They just seemed “off”. Wrinkly. Baggy. Knobby. Not the kind of knees I’d been...