{Midlife Schmidlife} Fifty for Fifty Celebration

{Midlife Schmidlife} Fifty for Fifty Celebration

Today is THE day – I am the BIG 5-0! Or as my husband lovingly puts it, the “Big 5-Oh!” I could be all freaked out and staring into the mirror with my progressive lenses, counting the additional fine lines that appeared this morning (sigh…)....
Tada! It’s a birthday!

Tada! It’s a birthday!

As I welcomed this morning – April 4, 2015 – I whispered “Welcome to year 49” and then sat back in pure amazement that I yes, I am actually 49 frickin’ years old. An age that seemed old when my own parents were here – and geez it...