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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…

Quick Exercise Snacks: Effective Fitness Routine for Busy Midlife Women

As midlife women, we juggle a lot, and even though we know how important it is to practise sports, fitting in a full gym session or a ping pong match can sometimes feel impossible. But did you know that short bursts of activity can be just as beneficial? They are called  “exercise snacks” and they…

Why a Crochet Bag is Your Summer’s Must-Have Accessory

For years, my summers revolved around classic leather totes and woven straw bags. But this time, something whimsical caught my eye – a delightful crochet bag. Now, I know what you might be thinking: crochet? Isn’t that a bit too crafty, a throwback to childhood projects? But hear me out! This season, crochet bags are…

10 Things to Let Go For a Happier Midlife

Midlife can be a crossroads. You’ve built a life, achieved (or maybe not achieved) certain goals, and now you’re facing a new chapter. It’s natural to wonder, “Is this all there is?” The truth is, that happiness in midlife often comes from letting go of certain burdens we’ve carried for too long. We spend our…

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