Tag: aging

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The Old Age Issue

Turning sixty-five last week felt like crossing the Rubicon. And entering the country of old age. But maybe I'm overthinking again.
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Never Too Old To Wear Leather

Are we ever too old to wear leather? Nope. I had a friend who wore red leather pants at age almost eighty. And she looked magnificent.
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We Get Knocked Down, But We Get Up Again

We get knocked down, but we can get up again. Hopefully. With lots of love and support. And guts and determination. And a great sense of humour.
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Best Laid Plans And All That

I’m at my mum’s this week. And our best laid plans have fallen apart. All because of a couple of silly choices and a bad back.
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Perils of Perfectionism

I am a life-long perfectionist. And it has brought me nothing but trouble.
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Travels with a Ninety Year Old

This week in my travels with a ninety year old I've learned a lesson. You get great service when your companion has a cane and a walker.
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On Sleep Deprivation

We all need our beauty sleep, people. Sleep deprivation is not healthy, and new evidence shows how unhealthy it can be.
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Reality Bites… At 60

Turning sixty can be a reality check for many. But fifty-one was way worse for me. Who was that old lady in the mirror, anyway?
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Remember Me When This You See… Thoughts on Alzheimer’s

I think the first time I ever really contemplated the effects of Alzheimer’s, I mean really thought about the effects beyond the superficial understanding that it’s a disease that affects your memory and your mind, was when a girl named Melanie, a ...
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40+ fashion

Getting Out More: The Secret to Healthy Aging for You and Your Wardrobe

Getting out more is the secret to healthy aging. With us and with our closet, with deciding to keep aging clothes or not.
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