Permission to Care for Yourself When the World is a Sh*t Storm

Permission to Care for Yourself When the World is a Sh*t Storm

I’m not going to beat around the bush here – the world is a shit storm and its been raging for sometime. Every time you turn on the television or scroll through your Facebook feed there are reminders of hurricanes, wildfires, mass shootings, a shooting on a...
Ditching Someday for Now

Ditching Someday for Now

There’s a sentence in the outro of my podcast, Midlife Schmidlife, that reads, “Someday isn’t a day on your calendar, until you put it there.” That simple sentence packs huge amount of meaning. “Someday” isn’t between Thursday...
Lessons From a Dashboard Hula Girl

Lessons From a Dashboard Hula Girl

Up until this year, my husband owned a a little red, 1991 Nissan truck. This truck was older than my first born but the truck was reliable and my husband could fix what was needed. Though parts were getting hard to come by, there always was a way my husband could...
You are NOT your past

You are NOT your past

Someone needs to read this today. Someone needs to be reminded that they are not their past. You are NOT the sexual abuse, the credit card debt, the abortion you had. You are NOT the little girl feeling lost and alone in an unsupportive family; being arrested, or bad...
Between the Lines: ElizabethApplegate.com

Between the Lines: ElizabethApplegate.com

Katherine Corrigan of Katherines Corner is shining the light on bloggers age 50+ and I am excited to be part of her blog series, “Between The Lines”. Katherine was hoping for 50 bloggers but to her surprise, 89 bloggers are participating. I have no idea how in the...
{Midlife Schmidlife} Tripping (and falling) Down Memory Lane

{Midlife Schmidlife} Tripping (and falling) Down Memory Lane

When I had the idea to start my blog series, {Midlife Schmidlife}, it was because I was being reminded of the funny and absurd ways that I was aging. From my eye sight that seemed to be changing daily to the peach fuzz that is now sprouting on my chin and upper lip....