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The Mother-Daughter Makeover: Healing and Rediscovering Each Other in Midlife

We all know the cliché: a strained relationship with your mother in your teenage years. But what happens when those tensions simmer on into midlife? For me, that’s exactly what happened. My mom and I had always been on different wavelengths, and as I navigated the complexities of my own life as a midlife woman…

The 6 Must-Have Pieces To Pack For A Sexy Summer Trip

Summer is here and it’s time to prepare for your upcoming holiday getaways. Whether it’s a weekend with your friends or a romantic trip, take the chance to have fun by playing with your summer wardrobe and unleash a more sensual side of yourself. You don't need to wear sporting shorts, skimpy, or tight clothing.…

Beat the Heat: Summer Hair Care Tips for Ageless Beauty

Sun protection has always been a skincare priority for me. I slather on SPF like second nature (especially in midlife), diligently guarding my complexions against wrinkles and sunspots. But here’s a secret I’m willing to share (with a touch of embarrassment): until recently, my hair care routine stopped at conditioner. Never once did I consider…

The Best Video Games from the 80s to Rediscover This Summer

Let’s face it, life after 50 can sometimes feel like a side-scrolling platformer: repetitive, with occasional pits of frustration. But lately, I’ve discovered a surprising source of energy and joy – a blast from the past: 80’s arcade games. If you’re a Gen X woman, I’m sure you still remember the thrill of flashing lights,…

5 Books to Spice Up Your Summer 2024

Summer sighs with the promise of long, lazy days and evenings spent curled up with a good book. But for women in midlife, that perfect beach read can feel elusive. You crave a story that resonates with your experiences, one that celebrates the joys and complexities of this dynamic chapter in life, or even a…

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