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Over 50 and Childless: The Truth About Choosing Not to Have Children! Regrets, or no Regrets?

Did you make the conscious decision not to have children? If so, how do you feel about your decision not to have children now at middle age? Do you have any regrets? If you are a woman (or man for that matter) who chose not to have children, you have likely been on the receiving […]

Over 50 and Childless: Do You Regret not Having Children, or not?

Some people choose childlessness, for others, it’s their greatest sadness. Do you regret not having children? Regardless, if you are over 50 and childless, you have likely felt judged about your childless state, whether by choice or circumstance. After all, if you are a middle-aged woman without children, something must be wrong with you! At […]

Over 50 and Childless: Coping with Not Being Able to Have Children

Did you want to have children but were unable to have children? If so, how has childlessness affected your life after 50? Thousands of women (and men) over 50 were stripped of the choice of having their own children and left devastated. How did you cope with the news that you were unable to have […]

Choosing Childfree: “What’s Wrong?” Putting an End to Judgement about Choosing Not to Have Kids!

If you’re among the growing number of women worldwide, who are choosing to remain childfree, you have likely been asked: “What’s wrong with you?” and felt forced to explain why you don’t want kids. Tanya Williams, author of A Childfree Happily Ever After: Why more women are choosing not to have children, explains that ever […]

Recreate Life after 50: How to Reconnect with Your Inner Child and Rediscover Joy after 50

Have you lost true joy in your life after 50? According to Paige, a surefire way to rediscover joy after 50 is to reconnect with your inner child. And the holidays are the perfect time to do so! Everyday life can be extremely heavy, filled with worry, anxiety and negative thoughts. What sets children apart […]

Recreating Life after 50: The Bare Truth About Going to a Clothing Optional Resort

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to go to a clothing optional resort, especially at “our age”? Today, we take you inside The Terra Cotta Resort & Spa in Palm Springs, a premiere clothing optional resort for couples, that has been popular with the over 50 crowd, among others, for more than […]

Divorce after 50 and Stay at Home Moms: Finding the Confidence to Leave an Unfulfilled Marriage

Are you contemplating divorce after 50 but don’t have the confidence to leave an unfulfilled marriage? Leaving an unhappy marriage after 50 can be terrifying, especially when you have been a stay at home mom (or stay at home dad) for decades and never earned your own money. How do you find your value and […]

A Childfree Happily Ever After: Why More Women are Choosing Not to Have Children

Are you among the growing number of women who have chosen not to have children? Are you unsure about your decision? Meet Tanya Williams, author of A Childfree Happily Ever After, a book that brings the childfree conversation to life and lifts the veil on how childfree women are treated (and judged) in society. Tanya […]

Childfree Over 50: Dealing with Unsolicited Advice, Opinions and Judgement about Choosing Childfree

More women than ever are making the choice to be childfree. Whatever their reasons – be it financial, lifestyle, not having maternal instincts – it is clear that many are questioned about their decision and are often given unsolicited advice and opinions that they will change their minds or regret their decision when they are […]

Happiness after 50: Tips to Stop Chasing Happiness and Finding Fulfillment after 50!

Do you feel like you are in a constant chase to find happiness after 50? Stop chasing happiness! Happiness and fulfillment is probably the number one thing everyone is looking for, but we have likely been chasing after what we believe will make us happy, adopting the mindset that we’ll be happy when we get […]

Moving on after Gray Divorce: Permission to seek Happiness!

If you get married to find happiness, is it OK to divorce to be happy? Leaving an unhappy marriage does not guarantee finding happiness in a new relationship. How do we stop projecting past behaviors and stop making the same mistakes? Is resentment dictating our thoughts? Marriage and family therapist Jim Fent discusses taking a […]

Recreating Life after 50: Living Playful, Curious and Fearless after 50. Your Best is Still Ahead!

Yes, your best IS still ahead! According to author and co-creator of The Back Forty, Darrell Gurney, the main thing holding us back from making the 2nd half the best half of our life is an acquired fear of failure and aversion to risk. We tend to believe that if we haven’t achieved our goals […]