5 things to rethink after 50

When I turned 50, like a lot of women, I was confused: Could I still wear jeans? Do I still want sex? Should I start a running program? Will I finally lose those last 10 pounds that piled on after menopause? Is this when I become invisible? (Answers: yes, yes, yes, yes, and not a … Continue Reading

the 50% solution: do a little more (or less) to achieve your goals

It’s so easy to get overwhelmed. A plan to lose weight, start a fitness program, save money, spend more time volunteering, get out the door faster every morning — or do anything new — can be stymied before you even start if it seems too difficult to achieve. Like most of us, you’ll be tempted … Continue Reading

go pink crazy for spring

While I write this, snow is drifting down from the heavens, blanketing the streets of New York City. But, that won’t dissuade me from thinking about spring. And when I think about spring, I think pink. And so should you. That was the message at all the recent fashion shows, where tastemakers urged women to abandon … Continue Reading