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Sexuality after 50: The Shame Nobody Talks About. Putting an End to Shaming Our Body Parts!

When it comes to sexuality after 50, one of the most common shame issues nobody talks about is body part shame, specifically vagina and penis shame. A simple Google search reveals millions of hits focused around “am I normal”. This comes to no surprise! Popular culture and the adult entertainment industry have done a great […]

Hidden Shame after 50: Is Hidden Shame Holding You Back from Living Life to the Fullest after 50?

How do you know if hidden shame is holding you back from living your life to the fullest? Shame is typically hidden deep under layers of thoughts and emotions that pull the life out of us. Paige explains that often, people confuse shame with guilt, and why it is important to understand the difference. If […]

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 […]

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 […]

Safe Sex after 50: What We Need to Know about Avoiding and Talking About STDs without Shame!

STDs have become a common reality for modern adults after 50. What do we need to know about contracting STDs, and how do we talk to a new partner about STDs and STIs? We live longer and healthier, divorce later in life, date online, and start new relationships after 50. All of this contributes to […]

Sex after 50: What Women (and Men) Need to Know about Training Your Body to Achieve Vaginal Orgasms!

Have you ever felt dysfunctional as a woman because you have never achieved a vaginal orgasm? You’re not alone. Historically, women (and men) have been misled by the likes of Freud who said that the only mature orgasm was a “vaginal orgasm”. Yet, 70% of women need some kind of clitoral stimulation to have an […]

Reigniting Intimacy after 50: How to Create and Maintain Sizzling Sex after 50!

What is the key to create and maintain hot and sizzling sex after 50, when desire has plunged? According to Sex and Relationship Coach Frank Wiegers, the key to creating and maintaining hot and sizzling sex after 50 is to reestablish an intimate connection with your partner. The simple act of touching will fire up […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Life After 50: Are You Estranged from a Friend or Family? How to Deal with Estrangement as We Age

Are you over 50 and estranged from a friend, family member, or someone important to you in your social circle? If so, you’re not alone. Estrangement from important others is a sad fact of life for many people, and prevalent among many of us over 50. One of the most painful experiences a parent can […]

Best Sex after 50: The G-Spot Controversy. Does It Exist? What Every Woman (and Man) Needs to Know

It is perhaps one of the most controversial debates in sexual function: is there or isn’t there a G-spot? And if there is, how do we find it? The controversy surrounding the G-spot comes about because there is no consensus over just what exactly the G-spot is, and how to find it if we haven’t […]