Our 2nd Act

Coping and Living with Fear, Trauma and Media Coverage: The Las Vegas Shooting

How does the 24/7media coverage really affect the victims, their families, our children, and first responders? We’ve become a nation that lives daily with the backdrop of fear, worry, grief and trauma. As a result, we live in a highly altered state that creates long-term stress and health issues. The general public, as well as […]

Preventing Prostate Cancer: A Medical Opinion On Prostate Massage

On today’s episode of Our 2nd Act, Dr. Laurie Blanscet joins the conversation with a medical explanation and opinion on achieving prostate health and preventing prostate cancer with regular prostate massage. That’s right! Dr. Laurie agrees that regular prostate massage, done correctly, can prevent or reverse prostate enlargement and can help with other male prostate […]

Life after 50: How to Overcome Limiting Beliefs and Discover Your Purpose and Passion after 50

Do you feel like you haven’t accomplished enough in your life? Are you questioning who you are, or where your life is going? Is your head filled with limiting beliefs about being too old to create the life you really want? Reinvention Specialist and Intentional Living Expert Diane Forster is back with helpful tips on […]

Reinventing Life after 50: Are You Feeling Irrelevant and Invisible as You Age?

Feeling irrelevant and becoming invisible as we age is a state of mind that tends to germinate as we enter and progress into our fifties. This is the decade where we shift our focus from “what’s ahead” to “what’s left”. For some, our reliance on external validation is so strong, it’s almost crippling. Our culture […]

Finding Love after 50: Are You Done Being Single? Meet the Late Blooming Bride & Groom Who Tell All!

If finding love after 50 has you in despair, meet late bloomers Treva and Robby Scharf, the authorities on being single and finding love later in life. Before getting married for the first time in their 50s, dating experts and radio hosts Treva and Robby did it all, dated it all, and lived to tell. […]

Single at Midlife: Tired of Dating after 50? What Every Woman Should Know! (Part 3 of 4)

Tired of the dating scene after 50? You’re not alone. Today, part 3 of my guest appearance on Done Being Single with Treva and Robby, along with well-known dating coach for women over 50, Sandy Weiner. In part 3 of Single Life at Midlife: What Every Woman Should Know we discuss how social media impacts […]

New on 2nd Act TV: Our 2nd Act with Paige and Silke

We’re very excited to have Paige Valdiserri join 2nd Act TV for a new video series on living and loving life after 50! An internationally recognized traumatic stress and integrative healing consultant, Paige brings unique perspective, insight and depth to 2nd Act TV. Join us as we tackle the issues, concerns, dreams and hopes relevant […]

Is there Life after Death? The Increasing Signs that Human Consciousness Remains after Death

Is there life after death? A question we all think about, especially as we age and come face to face with our mortality more and more often. The answer may be one comforting step closer, based on a recent study that offers scientific proof that consciousness remains after death. The study points to new evidence […]

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 […]

Life after 50: Is a Midlife Crisis Really a Bad Thing? The Telltale Signs of a Midlife Crisis!

Most of us would agree that the reference to a midlife crisis is generally perceived as a bad thing. But is a midlife crisis really all that bad? A midlife crisis could simply be a time when we start to question our self and what we are doing with our life; more of a wakeup […]

Single Mother by Choice: A Candid Look Back on the Convoluted Choices to have a Baby Alone after 40!

Has your longing to have a baby after 40 driven you to contemplate single motherhood by choice? Today’s behind-the-scenes conversation with writer and radio host Treva Brandon Scharf was captured after we concluded our first interview, but the camera was still rolling. Treva recalled the time when her biological clock stopped ticking and her only […]

Redefining Life after 50: How to Manage Midlife Change and Come Out from Under the Covers

Is dealing with midlife change making you want to just pull the covers over your head? You’re not alone! Managing midlife change can be a stressful time that leaves the best of us feeling bewildered and anxious as we struggle with aging, mortality and maintaining our sense of purpose. Is anybody really ever prepared for […]