best makeup to run a marathon (or just look fab!)

I started running around when I turned 50, and then ran in my first marathon a year later. On November 1st, 2020, I’ll race in my 9th marathon — the 50th NYC Marathon! Looking fresh and lively when I cross the finish line and have my photo snapped with the medal was always a challenge … Continue Reading

20 reasons why everyone should run the nyc marathon at least once

During the next few weeks, it will be hard to focus on anything but the upcoming TCS NYC Marathon, when banners start streaming throughout Central Park, and people pour in from all corners of the world to watch, volunteer, or, more exciting, run. Even Tom Petty or Imagine Dragons crooning in my ear buds can’t … Continue Reading

how one small step sparked a whole new life

This post has been adapted from “Love Your Age: The Small-Step Solution to a Better, Longer, Happier Life” (National Geographic/AARP 2018) A few years ago, I stood on First Avenue with my two daughters and my husband, a few friends and neighbors, and lots of strangers. It was a glorious fall day and we were … Continue Reading