womenTALK: Midlife Matters

Thursday, Feb 19th 2015

Should You Wash Your Poultry? And Other Facts

authored by Sheryl Kraft

Continue Reading

Saturday, Feb 14th 2015

How to Plan Romantic Vacations During Your Life After 50

authored by Judy Freedman

"Long-term relationships are strongest when romantic trips are part of their history, present, and future," says Pepper Schwartz, PhD, coauthor of Frommer's Places for Passion, and AARP sex and relationship expert. (Hear that, L? That's my boyfriend L I'm referring to. We need to plan more romantic vacations. When are you retiring?)

Continue Reading

Monday, Feb 09th 2015

My Very First Half-Marathon!

authored by Sheryl Kraft

With each passing year, I get more hopeful about some things, yet less hopeful about others.

Continue Reading

Monday, Feb 09th 2015

Are You Taking Care of Your Heart Health?

authored by Judy Freedman

Continue Reading

Wednesday, Feb 04th 2015

Beauty Alert: The Scoop on Botox and Juvederm

authored by Sheryl Kraft

I used to say that I came from a family of vain women.

My dear and very attractive grandmother, born at the turn of the 20th century, valued her beauty so greatly that she'd go off on a "vacation" and emerge weeks later looking rather refreshed and rejuvenated. As I got older, I quickly caught on that "vacation" was merely her clever moniker for "face lift."

Continue Reading

Monday, Feb 02nd 2015

Boomers Travel: Where Are You Headed In 2015?

authored by Judy Freedman

Continue Reading

Tuesday, Jan 27th 2015

Why Walking Is Good for Your Health

authored by Sheryl Kraft

Rumi, the 13th-century mystic poet, was fond of saying, "Beauty surrounds us, but usually we need to be walking in a garden to know it."

I get it. So many times I whiz back and forth in my car, covering the same areas time and time again. It's not until I get out there on my feet and slow down with a walk that I'm able to notice and take in the beautiful and minute details of my surroundings.

Continue Reading

Tuesday, Jan 20th 2015

Which Weight-Loss Program Works?

authored by Sheryl Kraft

There are Weight Watchers, Atkins, South Beach and Paleo. There's Jenny Craig, Nutrisystem, the Grapefruit Diet, Skinny Bitch Diet and more.

Hundreds of thousands more.

In fact, there are so many that Americans spend an estimated $42 billion each year on weight-loss foods, products and services.

With so many diets out there, and so many people wanting to lose weight, how do you know which diet is right for you?

Continue Reading

Monday, Jan 19th 2015

Take Me Back to Warm Miami

authored by Judy Freedman

Continue Reading