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Starting Over After 50

Can You Really Start Over After Hitting Rock Bottom After 50?

Kati Reijonen | Posted 06.21.2016 | Fifty
Kati Reijonen

I am not going to answer to this question because it is pointless. There are many people, such as myself, who have to start over anyway, no matter what their age. Life seldom asks you questions. It pushes you into situations where you either swim or sink.

Never Second Best: Wisdom Gleaned From Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Hanni Beyer Lee | Posted 06.24.2015 | Fifty
Hanni Beyer Lee

The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel has been out for more than a month and I have been touched by it as deeply as the first -- perhaps even more -- for having survived the move and in learning to thrive in my new chosen culture, I continue to look for clues that will shape my still unknown future.

This Woman Jump-Started Her Life At 50 And Became A Pageant Queen

HuffPost Live | Posted 06.20.2014 | Fifty

An inescapable part of life is the way it changes gradually as we age. For Jane Rubinstein, three radical changes came all at once just as she was tur...

7 Ways Fear Is Actually Good For You

Kat Forsythe, MSW | Posted 06.28.2014 | Fifty
Kat Forsythe, MSW

Our brains contain more than 50 years of wisdom-gathering. When a challenge erupts, they go into Google mode and scan for solutions. Usually, they find them. But not so when reconstructing our lives after a significant life change. We're now in unknown territory. The message we get from our brains: "no information available." That's darn scary.