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E136 Three Ways To Ruin Christmas feat. Diann Wingert

Midlife creates some interesting holiday twists Do you remember this Folgers holiday TV commercial: It is late at night, probably Christmas Eve, in a beautiful home awash in a warm glow of love and holiday tradition. “Peter” arrives home from college and all is well in this 1986 version of…

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growing or aging

What are you doing?

Are we growing or aging in our 50s? Am I growing? Certainly. When we were younger, we focused on the next achievement, and the next, and the next. That doesn’t seem as important to me now at 55. Or maybe the types of achievements have changed from the more obvious…

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E135 Eat The Christmas Cookie with Kim Acedo

You know the pressure is on during the holidays. Midlife champion Kim Acedo, founder of Transformation Wellness for Women joins me to chat about how to take care of ourselves- not just with pushups and fad diets. She encourages us to slow down and savor these special holiday moments. You…

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Midlife Gender Pivot

A midlife gender pivot My guest is a transsexual in her mid-50s. She is an architect and principal of her own firm with two sons from a marriage that ended in divorce during her transition. You think YOU are going through a transition? Midlife changes come in different sizes, scopes, and packaging. Caroline…

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Mary Rogers Northern Experess

A Family Reunion Gone Very Badly

Originally published in Northern Express BY MARY KEYES ROGERS | NOV. 17, 2018 When it came to my attention that my deadline for this column would coincide with the midterm elections, I figured my rage or joy would fuel my words. Hardly. Election day came, and then it went. Meh. Some wins,…

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