Tag Archives: women over 50

Work – Life Imbalance

Eighteen months ago, I took a job I would not have considered for a moment just two years earlier.  However, I entered a new phase in my life.  I wanted to achieve the elusive work/life balance we hear so much … Continue reading

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Afternoons on the De Keyserlie – A Short Story Review

After a pregnant absence, I have finally found time to post a new review.  Don’t miss Afternoons on the De Keyserlie at ReviewedbyLynn.com!

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Cruise Update – Day at Sea

DAY AT SEA! After a non-stop day in St. Thomas, I will be looking forward to a relaxing day at sea on the Carnival Victory. We have no plans for the day – I think we will just go with … Continue reading

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Up the Face of 50 – Changes

As we grow older, we cannot help but reflect on the changes – emotional and physical – that we experience along the way.  One of the most monumental is certainly the first time we get our menstruation. Most girls, as … Continue reading

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Cruise Update – First Stop – San Juan, Puerto Rico

Planning a cruise seemed simple.  We called our CruiseOne agent, picked a date, picked an itinerary, made a deposit, booked our air transportation, and made hotel reservations.  All done. Heck no! The most difficult cruising decision so far is what … Continue reading

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How Skate World Changed My Life

How Skate World Changed My Life.

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Cruise Update – Buying a Swimsuit in February

This is not the best time of year to try to buy a swimsuit.  Several retailers have started putting beachwear on the racks (Target, Sears and JCPenney) but the selection is slim.   I found a black full piece at my … Continue reading

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Up the Face of 50 – How do I dress?

I purchased a new dress this weekend from Francesca’s Collections.  My eight-year-old goddaughter, who was with me on my shopping trip, professed the red-orange frock was “Hot like chili sauce.”  My cousin, whose opinion I respect, approved of the dress … Continue reading

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The Unmentionables – A Collection of Short Stories – A Review

The Unmentionables – A Collection of Short Stories by Karen Ranney  My Ladies Drawers The Stocking Twins The Corset Agnes’s Shift Have you ever wanted to be a fly on the wall?  Well, Ms. Ranney takes it one-step further.  She … Continue reading

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Up the Face of 50 – All About Friendships

During a conversation with a friend (I’ll call her Kylie) this weekend, she started talking about another friend (I do not know the other woman – Linda).  It was obvious she was distraught – something had happened in the friendship.  … Continue reading

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