Enjoy “The Great Alone” and Enter A Giveaway

What are you reading this summer? If you haven’t read The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah, then I’m here to convince you to add it to your reading list. In fact, I’m such a big fan of Kristin Hannah that … Continue reading

Fashionistas Will Love “The Gospel According To André”

When I was in college I dreamed about having a career in fashion. I loved clothes, fabrics, sewing, and reading the fashion magazines. The September issue of Vogue was like my fashion bible each fall. Like other young women in … Continue reading

It’s Bladder Cancer Awareness Month: Time To Share My Story

May is Bladder Cancer Awareness Month. It’s time to share my personal story. Bladder cancer is the sixth most common cancer (and 11th most common for women) – a cancer I never knew existed until I was told six months … Continue reading

In Praise of The New “RBG” Documentary

Give me an R! Give me a B! Give me a G! What does that spell? “RBG,” the title of the new documentary about Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. This documentary is a must see for every woman. I … Continue reading

Capture the Memories: It’s Great To Be A Grandmother

While I’m not a grandmother yet, when the team at Bluestreak Books (an imprint of Weldon Owen) asked me to partner with them to talk about grandparenting and offer a special giveaway for their new Grandmother’s Journal and Grandfather’s Journal, … Continue reading

Disrupt Aging: Expert Tips To Stay Wealthy, Wise and Connected

If you knew you were going to live to 100, what would you do differently today? In my last blog post, I introduced this question and provided some reflections from the 2018 AARP Disrupt Aging: The Implications of Living 100 Forum. … Continue reading

Living 100: How To Make The Most of Living A Longer Life

“Current 10 year olds may age to be 104,” said Jo Anne Jenkins, CEO of AARP, as she kicked off a conversation about longevity at the 2018 AARP Disrupt Aging: The Implications of Living 100 Forum, powered by Forbes and held … Continue reading

Help! My Body Is Aging And I Want To Make Peace With It

Lately I’ve been feeling that my body is aging rather quickly. I know I’ve always been an optimist, but as I progress in my 60th year and into my sixth decade, I’ve noticed my body is shifting and I want … Continue reading

Seeing Clearly Is The Key To A Happy Retirement

When I was asked to write this sponsored post for the brand VSP Individual Vision Plans,* I wasn’t sure what I was going to say. Then it hit me, seeing clearly is the key to a happy retirement. Yes, yes, … Continue reading

The Best Is Yet To Come: Celebrating My 60th Birthday!

There’s no more countdown. It’s here, it’s now. This week I’m celebrating my 60th birthday! Looking Back On My 50s As I get ready to tackle my next decade, I can’t help but think of all I’ve accomplished during the … Continue reading