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A 90-year old looks good in leggings

Dr. Natasha Josefowitz | Posted 02.08.2017 | Home
Dr. Natasha Josefowitz

Have you been to a mall recently? There is a new uniform: skinny jeans or leggings with boots of various shapes and styles. It is really appealing. I ...

How Goldie Hawn Explained God To 4-Year-Old Kate Hudson

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 08.19.2015 | Home

Religious ideas and spiritual concepts can be difficult to fully articulate to another adult, much less explain to a child, and yet kids' curiosity of...

8 Things I Never Said When I Was 5

Nicki Gilbert | Posted 04.08.2015 | Home
Nicki Gilbert

When I was 5, it was a different decade, a different era, even a different world. I hear these new-sounding words out of the mouth of my babe, and I appreciate just how far we've come from rotary dialing and meatloaf for dinner.

Want to End Campus Sexual Assault? Tackle the Primary Issue Being Ignored

Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright | Posted 12.08.2014 | Home
Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright

Until we're willing to deal with the fact that young people are sexual people who need more realistic, developmentally appropriate guidance when it comes to sexual expression and satisfaction, the situation is not going to change.


Susan R. Meyer | Posted 09.22.2014 | Home
Susan R. Meyer

Have you looked down lately? What is that you're wearing?

Yagana Shah

5 Things We Wouldn't Be Caught Dead Doing After 50 | Yagana Shah | Posted 06.18.2014 | Home

We're not teenagers anymore, and we're happy about that. A while back we wrote about just why we're so grateful we're way past the days of popularity ...

Why You Should Hold Your Head And Your Hemlines High After 50

Jennifer Boyd-Einstein and Paula Mangin | Posted 08.11.2014 | Home
Jennifer Boyd-Einstein and Paula Mangin

On the one hand, it's nice to get attention from younger men, or really, any men at all, at this age. And I know, you're probably thinking, "Who the hell cares what men think?", or "Why should we need male attention to validate our attractiveness or sexuality?" We shouldn't.

The Startlingly Profound (Yet Simple) Question My Daughter Asked About Racism

Jennifer Harvey | Posted 06.23.2014 | Home
Jennifer Harvey

Underneath the messages we want to teach our kids to learn to unpack (and which we need to get better at unpacking with them) is the simple reality that we're talking about respect of human beings. Respecting what actual people tell us hurts or not, harms or not.

10 Signs You're Acting Too Young For Your Age

Posted 01.30.2014 | Home

We can all agree it's a darn good thing to look younger than you are, but we're not sure the same can be said for acting younger than you are. It'...

Sexiness and Fashion Have Nothing to Do With Age -- Here's Proof

Tamara Star | Posted 01.26.2014 | Home
Tamara Star

Think aging means fading into a wisp of pastel and sitting in an old folk's home? Think again. Six vibrant women over 80 show that sexy, radiant and fabulous have nothing to do with age -- or Botox.

4 Reasons To Rethink What's Age-Appropriate

Posted 08.01.2013 | Home

Need a quick pick-me-up? This handful of grin-worthy facts about women and aging is exactly what you're looking for....

Age-Appropriate Style Tips, From Bobbie Thomas (WATCH)

Posted 08.14.2013 | Home

Women in their 40s can be both stylish and age-appropriate. This week on Mondays with Marlo, beauty and fashion expert Bobbie Thomas stressed the impo...

What Will Be Left When You Are Older?

Lisa Farnham and Ashley Taylor | Posted 06.18.2013 | Home
Lisa Farnham and Ashley Taylor

If by age 9, my daughter already has a Kindle Fire, access to an iPad and has been to New York City twice and on and on, what is left for her to experience when she is older? Am I somehow setting her up for crushing disappointment?

This Is Supposed To Be A Mother Of The Bride?

The Huffington Post | Anthonia Akitunde | Posted 04.10.2013 | Home

This is supposed to be a mother of the bride? That was our first thought when a Huffington Post reader pointed out some very fetching dresses ...

Do Style Rules Change Once You Turn 35?

Diana Keeler | Posted 05.27.2013 | Home
Diana Keeler

Well, in that case, I had a lot less to worry about.

WATCH: Why Some Older Women Refuse To Dress Their Age

Posted 02.20.2013 | Home

Yes, yes, yes: 50 is the new 30, we hear. But does that mean post 50 women should be dressing like their younger counterparts? It was a question p...

Leave Madonna's 53-Year-Old Breast Alone

BuzzFeed | Posted 06.13.2012 | Home

"'Girls Gone Wild' works for you when you're 22 - it doesn't work for you at 50," Star Jones said on the Today show this morning. She was sitting in h...

In Praise of MILFs

Floyd Elliot | Posted 01.18.2012 | Home
Floyd Elliot

Listen, I'm a little worried that I might be a bit of a perv. The issue -- the problem -- is that I have a thing for MILFs, which is to say: women my own age.

Child Sexual Abuse: Start Tackling When They're Toddlers

Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright | Posted 11.20.2011 | Home
Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright

Talking to children, in a language they can understand, about medically accurate information that is appropriate for their developmental level can only do more good than harm when it comes to dealing with sexual abuse.

Tips For Looking Fabulous At Any Age

Tina Sloan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Tina Sloan

Think about bumping into the old boyfriend and trying to hide since you look just awful.

The Fun Way to Check if You Dress Your Age

Daria Shualy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Daria Shualy

The school girl outfit I was wearing the other day did not complement my shape, looked cheap somehow and most of all, it was not age appropriate.