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No, No, No!

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.24.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


5 Tips To Help You Deal With An Estranged Child

Karl A. Pillemer, Ph.D. | Posted 05.24.2015 | Fifty
Karl A. Pillemer, Ph.D.

In my studies of the lives of older Americans, I learned that almost nothing is as painful to them as estrangement from an adult child. When I wrote a blog post on this topic, it led to an extraordinary outpouring of interest that both surprised and moved me. When we reach the later years, our dream is to be surrounded by loving children and grandchildren.

The Simple Words That Reminded Me To Live In The Moment

Skylar Liberty Rose | Posted 05.24.2015 | Fifty
Skylar Liberty Rose

The message isn't to live in fear of what might happen. The message isn't to live in a state of terror and angst. For me, the message is simply to live. Now. Today. To share our gifts and our love and our fears and our vulnerabilities. To live to the fullest extent of who we are. All of who we are. It's all we have. And it's everything.

7 Fashion Tips For Menopausal Women

MiddleSexy | Posted 05.24.2015 | Fifty

Lesson learned this week: Don't sit near a restaurant's wood-burning pizza oven if you are a woman of a certain age unless you have frostbite.

Sign Says...

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.23.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


20 Must-See Summer Movies For Grownups

Next Avenue | Chris Hewitt | Posted 05.23.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Chris Hewitt If you’re an adult who likes movies, the most significant date this summer is Aug. 7, which could be ...

Do the Math?

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.22.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

... and I have the energy of someone twice my age!

Annuities, Experts and My Losing 90 Pounds

Don McNay | Posted 05.21.2015 | Business
Don McNay

I was in a coffee shop, having breakfast with my daughter, Angela Luhys, on a week when my weight loss had reached the 90 pound mark since November. While sharing this great milestone with Angela, the guy in the booth behind me was trying to sell an annuity.

Why This 62-Year-Old Woman Is Saying 'Namaste' To Teaching Yoga

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 05.21.2015 | Fifty

This is one story from Huff/Post50's new series "This Will Be Our Year: 15 Women Over 50 Shaking Things Up In 2015." We'll be following 15 remarkable ...

10, 9, 8...

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.21.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


This Is What Don Draper Will Look Like At 80

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 05.21.2015 | Fifty

"Mad Men" may be over, but that doesn't mean we can't imagine Don Draper living on. Sunday's finale was not only a sad farewell to the show that's...

Fury Island

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.20.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


Confessions of a Serial Songwriter: F-F-F-Fifty?

Shelly Peiken | Posted 05.19.2015 | Arts
Shelly Peiken

I often say (and you've probably heard me say it), that when I started out in this business of writing songs I was twenty. Everyone else was twenty. Now I'm fifty-something and everyone else is five. I'm exaggerating about the five, but you know what I mean.

Just Between Us...

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.19.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


Feed Me!

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.18.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


7 Scams That Can Absolutely Wreck Your Finances

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Ellen Breslau | Posted 05.16.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Identity theft, imposter scams, charity scams, Medicare scams—the ways crooks have devised to bilk you out of your ...

Difference of Opinion

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.16.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


5 Ways To Reframe Aging With Subtlety And Grace

Joan Moran | Posted 05.16.2015 | Fifty
Joan Moran

Recognizing that you are undergoing subtle changes in the aging process require less literal thought and more mindful awareness.

The Tropical Retirement Hot Spot Right On The Equator

Moira McGarvey | Posted 05.18.2015 | Fifty
Moira McGarvey

We've all heard stories about people retiring and moving to some far-flung place in a tropical paradise for pennies. But are there really places where people can live the good life for less than half of what it would cost in the US? Is it really possible?

The Fart Story My Family Can't Stop Laughing About

Teresa Kindred | Posted 05.15.2015 | Fifty
Teresa Kindred

I don't like the word "fart." I'm a southerner from the Bible belt and my mother raised me to believe it was a dirty word. We were instructed instead to use the word "poot" and until I went away to college I thought that only crude people used the word fart.

Watch What Happens When This Young Couple Sees What They'll Look Like In 70 Years

Next Avenue | Sue Campbell | Posted 05.15.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Sue Campbell If you haven't yet seen the viral video showing a couple in their 20s get transformed by makeup artists...

Go Ahead...Make My Day!

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.15.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


If You Want To Be Happy...

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.14.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss



Marcia Liss | Posted 05.14.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


Why This 50-Year-Old Mother Of Two Moved Across The World To China

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 05.14.2015 | Fifty

This is one story from Huff/Post50's new series "This Will Be Our Year: 15 Women Over 50 Shaking Things Up In 2015." We'll be following 15 remarkable ...