womenTALK: Midlife Matters

Monday, Nov 17th 2014

Oatmeal: It’s Not Just for Breakfast

authored by Sheryl Kraft

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Sunday, Nov 16th 2014

Diane Keaton Imparts Her Wisdom on Aging

authored by Judy Freedman

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Thursday, Nov 13th 2014


Baby Boomers Ready to Rock Old Age

authored by Marcia Mangum Cronin

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Sunday, Nov 09th 2014

Are Longer Lives a Good Thing?

authored by Marcia Mangum Cronin

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Sunday, Nov 09th 2014

A Month to Honor Family Caregivers

authored by Judy Freedman

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Monday, Nov 03rd 2014

Why Smiling Feels So Good

authored by Sheryl Kraft

I've never really been fully aware of my facial expressions until I recently caught a glimpse of myself in the mirror. I wasn't feeling particularly gloomy or angry or even a wee bit sad. But the mirror reflected otherwise. The corners of my mouth were turned downward, and anyone who didn't know me might think I was unhappy, unfriendly, annoyed or a combination of all three.

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Thursday, Oct 30th 2014

Jane Pauley Shares Insights for Reimagining Your Life

authored by Judy Freedman

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Monday, Oct 27th 2014

Is Narcissism Bad for Your Health?

authored by Sheryl Kraft

Congratulations to the winners of the Always Discreet giveaway, Alexandra Grabbe of Wellfleet, Mass., and Elaine Ambrose of Eagle, Idaho. It's readers like you who help keep our midlife dialogue alive!

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Thursday, Oct 23rd 2014

Are You Ready to Relinquish?

authored by Judy Freedman

I've been thinking about the word relinquish ever since I went to yoga class where my yoga teacher, P, talked her fellow yogis (of which I am one) through a practice to help us let go of our stress.

"Relinquish any of the tightness that is in your body," said P. (I felt my body relaxing from head to toe.)

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