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Whether it’s dating, bouncing back after divorce, caring for aging parents or making the most of friendships, our editors share their experiences and help you navigate relationships in our prime.

Category Archives: Relationships

Whether it’s dating, bouncing back after divorce, caring for aging parents or making the most of friendships, our editors share their experiences and help you navigate relationships in our prime.

Conversation Skills
Dating - New Love

Dating After 50: Do You Suffer From Verbal Diarrhea?

I had two dates recently with successful, nice, intelligent, educated men. However, I noticed something that I find extremely common in dating — the... Read More
Dating is Hard
Dating - New Love

I’m Glad Dating After 50 Is Hard

I bet you’re thinking, “”I’m glad dating is hard’ is an odd approach. Why would anyone want dating to be hard?” At first blush, it sounds ... Read More
Dating During the Holidays
Dating - New Love

Holidating: 4 Tips to Help You Thrive During the Holidays

The holidays are supposed to be the happiest time of the year, yet for many, they trigger deep feelings of sadness and anxiety. Being single and not p... Read More
Being Vulnerable Feature
Family & Friends

New Age Pen Pal: A Friendship We All Need

We all yearn for it. In today's times it's harder to make a real connection. I'm talking about the kind of connection where you don’t feel like you ... Read More
He's Not That Into You Feature
Dating - New Love

3 Reasons Why a Man Might Not Be Into You

You meet a man for a drink. The date goes really well. The conversation flows. You both laugh a lot. He flirts with you, gives you a hug and says, “... Read More
Senior Care Feature
Family & Friends

Difficult Conversations to Have with Your Parents

Parenting Your Parents The seismic shock of role reversal. It’s something most people face as their parents age. Parents who were once competent an... Read More
Family & Friends

Staying Connected With Your Long Distance Kids

While you were probably excited when your older children first decided to leave the nest, when they move a distance away, it can be a little harder to... Read More
getting a divorce
Marriage & Divorce

Is Lack of Sex Behind Midlife Divorce?

Getting a divorce midlife – is it the sex?Last month, I wrote an article on “grey divorces” and how getting a divorce might be caused, in pa... Read More
Dating - New Love

Scoring The Second Date: 5 Tips You Can’t Afford To Miss

First dates can be made out to be more than they’re meant to be. Wanting to know if he’s your soulmate or interviewing him to determine if he has ... Read More
Family & Friends

Breast Cancer Diaries: A Shaved Head and Other Fun

This is the fifth in a series of journal entries from contributing editor Adrienne Lawler, chronicling her breast cancer diagnosis and chemotherapy... Read More
Dating - New Love

10 Tips for Successful Over 50 Dating

You’ve been single for a while. You would like to have a special man in your life. But how?Women reentering the dating scene after a long absenc... Read More
Family & Friends

Mondays with Margaret

There comes a time in one’s life after children are raised and careers are grounded in success that one wants to give back. While there are numerous... Read More