Jeanne Muchnick

Jeanne Muchnick

Jeanne Muchnick still thinks she’s 32. Or 28. Or sometimes even 18. The writer/editor – who’s written and worked for various national magazines including Woman’s Day, Woman’s World, Good Housekeeping, Bride’s, Ladies’ Home Journal, Endless Vacation, Caribbean Travel & Life and Parents — considers herself to be the quintessential suburban mom, complete with two daughters who she embarrasses simply by breathing, a husband who doesn’t understand why there are so many beauty products in the bathroom, a lawn that forever needs tending, and a dining room tale that’s constantly topped with catalogs, mails and bills. She is a thrilled to be part of the BA50-community – despite the inner child that lives within her. For more of her snarky commentary go to

Ten Fashion Tips Post 50

10 Fashion Tips Post 50

Admit it BA50s:  We’re often surprised when we look in the mirror.  Our bodies just aren’t the same and so the question becomes: What to wear as well as what NOT to wear? What’s “appropriate” post 50?  According to Micki Turner (, an image consultant and personal shopper based in Berkeley, CA, it doesn’t have…

Get Set for the Oscars

Meryl Streep Oscar Nominee

The good news: 50+ women rock. And thanks to this year’s crop of Oscar nominees (and Netflix), we can watch our favorite actresses over and over, celebrating their range and level of craft. The bad news: There are still — it seems – more plum actor and director positions for men 50+ than women. That…