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In Second Acts you’ll discover topics like pursuing your passion and discovering a purpose after retirement, advice on continuing your personal growth and tackling the new surroundings of life in your prime.

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In Second Acts you’ll discover topics like pursuing your passion and discovering a purpose after retirement, advice on continuing your personal growth and tackling the new surroundings of life in your prime.

Wise Words
Personal Growth

Wise Words to My Younger (and Older) Self

Isn’t it interesting how a seasoned outlook can change our perspective?When my daughter turned 21, I felt singularly responsible to “carry” ... Read More
Rock Choir Music
Personal Growth

50 Ways to Leave Your 40s: #13 Rock Choir

It's safe to say I am not blessed with the vocal range of Barbara Streisand or Beyoncé.However, I like to think (key word) I can kind of hold a t... Read More
Self-Defense for Women
Personal Growth

Best Weapons of Self-Defense for Women

I am a partner in a property management firm. Recently, I showed a property and felt a little vulnerable. I don't often feel this way, but I just happ... Read More
Enjoy Life Dance
Personal Growth

Enjoy Life – Let’s Dance!

Do you remember Raffi, the children’s troubadour? For decades now, he has been writing and singing wonderful songs and music for little kids. Baby B... Read More
Finding Your Passion In Work
Career Transition

Finding Your Passion In Work

Have you found yourself lately asking yourself these questions? “What should I do with my life?” “What is my passion?” or “What is my life ... Read More
Health Assessment
Personal Growth

50 Ways to Leave Your 40s: #12 The Health Assessment

I don't think there's anything more terrifying than having a Health MOT(full body medical exam), especially when you already know you're probably not ... Read More
Powerful Women
New Surroundings

Older, Wiser and Rocking Their 70s – Powerful Women In the News!

The New York Times, bless their hearts, published an article by Emily Eakin, entitled "70 and Female is the New Cool." Like we weren't before!And ... Read More
Leg Waxing
Personal Growth

50 Ways to Leave Your 40s: #11 Leg Waxing

Wax On, Wax Off! One of the most surprising 'never done' things on my list has been the fact I have gotten to 49 without having any part of my body (... Read More
Over 50
Personal Growth

Over 50 It’s All Downhill—So The Myth Says

I personally never believed the myth that it’s all downhill after 50, but I have to admit that once I passed this mark it amazed me how many women s... Read More
Dog Photography
Personal Growth

50 Ways to Leave Your 40s: #10 Dog Photography

Never has there been a truer saying than 'Don't work with animals and children'....as I found out in this week’s new experience!Of course, it se... Read More
Second Act Careers
Career Transition

Second Act Careers: Work is Not a Place

Moving from an old year into a new one is a good to time to look forward and make plans. Many of us are looking ahead to a major change in our career ... Read More
Managing Depression
Personal Growth

My Prescription for Managing Depression

It can’t be cured, but it can be managed. In 2016, the UK saw a doubling of prescribed anti-depressants in the previous decade. I was part of that ... Read More
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