ten things you probably didn’t know about your bones (but should!)

I’m running in the 2018 TCS NYC Marathon in a few weeks. It’ll be my 5th NYC Marathon (6th overall) and all since turning 50. In fact, I started running shortly before turning 50 as a way to combat the loss of density that was inevitably happening to my bones as I went through menopause … Continue Reading

5 ways talking to yourself can make you happier

Adapted from Love Your Age: The Small-Step Solution to a Better, Longer, Happier Life (National Geographic 2018): I’m a big believer in talking to myself. In fact, I’ve made “me” my #1 closest advisor. And I’m not crazy! Lots of experts think self-talk can be a powerful ally for your happiness and health. But if … Continue Reading

september is menopause awareness month

“There is no more creative force in the world than the menopausal woman with zest.” — Margaret Mead September is Menopause Awareness Month so I’ve teamed up with HealthyWomen.org, the National Osteoporosis Foundation, and The Three Tomatoes to bring you a bunch of information about what you can do to weather this inevitable storm. (And, … Continue Reading