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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 […]

5 Steps to Reinvent Your Career after 50! The 5 Steps of Reinvention!

Today, we continue our conversation with John Tarnoff on what action steps to take to reinvent our career after 50. John, a non-traditional reinvention career coach and author of the book Boomer Reinvention, takes us through his 5 steps of reinvention and provides a comprehensive, step-by-step guide for anyone over 50 to create their second […]

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 […]

How to create your Dream Career over 50! Jobs for Baby Boomers working after 50!

An alarming number of baby boomers have discovered that traditional retirement just isn’t an option and are faced with the challenge of reinventing their careers after 50. Careers and jobs for baby boomers working after 50 can be extremely rewarding. John Tarnoff, author of the book Boomer Reinvention, talks with us today about finding your […]

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 […]

What Does Happiness Mean To You? Tips for Feeling Happy After 50. How to feel happy!

One of the many changes we go through as we age is how we define being happy. Do you want to be happy? If you’re like most of us, you have transitioned your definition of happiness from feeling excited, ecstatic or elated – the way you feel when you are anticipating the future, like finding […]

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 […]

Recreating Life after 50: The Surprising Benefits of Going to a Clothing Optional Resort after 50

Have you ever wondered if you could go to a clothing optional resort? Your first instinct is likely “I could NEVER do that – especially at my age!” What you may be surprised to know is that a good majority of guests at most clothing optional resorts are between the ages of 45 and 60, […]

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 […]