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Die Laughing

Marcia Liss | Posted 03.01.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Why You Need To Prepare For Expatriation Like It's Pregnancy

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 03.01.2015 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

"Being an expat isn't always easy," she said. "It's kind of like having children. If someone had told us beforehand what it was really going to be like, we might not have done it." But at the end, she said, "When it's all over, it's so rewarding and so worth it."

Why No Good Ever Comes From Drunk Dialing

Al DeLuise | Posted 03.01.2015 | Fifty
Al DeLuise

We have all done it. After too many drinks we find ourselves doing what our sober selves would never do. We make that phone call to the one person in the world we know we should not be calling at two in the morning; the infamous drunk dial. It is the one mistake that we know in our hearts is a mistake even as we scroll through our contact list and press send.

What Older Men Want Young Men To Know About Love

Karl A. Pillemer, Ph.D. | Posted 03.01.2015 | Fifty
Karl A. Pillemer, Ph.D.

According to the older men, one key to a long marriage can be summed up as "give your partner's interests a try." Among unhappy couples and divorced elders, resentment of a spouse's independent interests shone through. The partner's passion for an activity was seen as a threat to the relationship.

Nothing's Impossible...

Marcia Liss | Posted 02.28.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Saying Goodbye to My Adult Kids

The GypsyNesters | Posted 02.27.2015 | Fifty
The GypsyNesters

One would think I'd be used to goodbyes by now. Or that I've somehow figured out how to prepare for the letdown. After all, The Spawn are all finished with college and it's been over six years since we've had a full time, live-in offspring.

Bolivian Grandmas Play Handball To Stay Fit And It's Amazing

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 02.27.2015 | Fifty

When you think of the aches and pains that often accompany old age, you'd imagine women in their 70s and 80s taking it easy -- not playing a competiti...

Black Eyed Peas

Marcia Liss | Posted 02.27.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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10 Make-Extra-Money Jobs You Can Do From Home

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Cari Wira Dineen | Posted 02.26.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Whether you already work and want to make more money, or are retired and looking to supplement your income, there are...

People

Marcia Liss | Posted 02.25.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Flattering Fashion Picks That Will Hide Your Problem Areas

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Elizabeth Burns | Posted 02.25.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Erase imperfections with these flattering picks to put your best self forward. Read more from Grandparents.com:...

How To Retire Overseas In A Paradise With Year-Round Sunshine

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 02.24.2015 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

We believe we have found the key to happiness. It's the brilliant warming orb in the sky called the sun. That it took us this long to discover that sunshine really is the key to happiness ... well, that's another matter. You see, we got sidetracked by something else called 'life.'

Peas and...

Marcia Liss | Posted 02.24.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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5 Things Women Don't Know -- But Should -- About Heart Disease

Next Avenue | Emily Gurnon | Posted 02.23.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Emily Gurnon We all know what a heart attack looks like. You feel a crushing pain in your chest and collapse to the ...

New Anti-Aging Chocolate May Make Skin Look 30 Years Younger

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 02.23.2015 | Fifty

A world where you could eat chocolate without gaining weight would be pretty great, but a world where you could eat chocolate and look younger with ev...

Old Friends

Marcia Liss | Posted 02.23.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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The Truth About Generic Vs. Brand-Name Medications

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Beth Levine | Posted 02.22.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com In a recent University of Cincinnati study published in Neurology, subjects with Parkinson’s Disease were given sho...

Broken Hearts and Eclairs

Marcia Liss | Posted 02.22.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

Silver threads and golden needles...

The Best Retirement Plan Is Having A Job You Love

Reiner Lomb | Posted 02.22.2015 | Fifty
Reiner Lomb

Around the time I turned 50, I had the following dilemma to consider: either continue working for another 10 to 15 years in my old career to ensure a financially secure retirement, or change to a new career that is better aligned with my passion and purpose. After a period of struggling with this question, I finally decided to change to a new career in my mid-50s.

Why I Decided To Get Pregnant At 50

Sophie B. Hawkins | Posted 02.22.2015 | Fifty
Sophie B. Hawkins

I have had the opportunity to have another child for six years, because I froze my eggs with a sperm donor's sperm when I was 31 years old in California. From one of those embryos came the most amazing human being I've ever met, Dashiell. And there were 11 more embryos with possibility of life still in storage.

Tomorrow Is Another Day

Marcia Liss | Posted 02.21.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Strange Bedfellows

Marcia Liss | Posted 02.20.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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5 Ways To Make Yourself Irresistible To Your Partner -- Again

Your Tango | Sally Collins | Posted 02.20.2015 | Fifty

Here's how to be totally irresistible (again). Does it seem like your partner is not interested in you? You don’t get those texts you used to get...

Yagana Shah

Why This 58-Year-Old Mother Is Setting Out To Sail The World

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 02.27.2015 | Fifty

This is one story from HuffPost Fifty's new series "This Will Be Our Year: 15 Women Over 50 Shaking Things Up In 2015." We'll be following 15 remarkab...

Are You Sleepy ALL the Time? Don't Panic!

Alexis Abramson, Ph.D. | Posted 02.19.2015 | Fifty
Alexis Abramson, Ph.D.

A good night's sleep is one of the most effective tools known to enhance mental and physical stamina. A chronic lack of sleep can be linked to certain symptoms, including poor concentration, dizziness, headaches, weight gain, depression and general fatigue throughout the day.