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Enjoy This F*&king Article

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April 8, 2014
enjoy this article - swearing - road rage

Swearing can be bonding. Swearing between friends shows that we are totally comfortable with one another...
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Are You A Handy Woman? Take This Simple Test And See

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April 8, 2014
Handywoman

Sweating pipes is something all women should know how to do...oh really?
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Fat Shaming: Time To End Open Season On Fat People

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April 8, 2014
Fat Shaming

Believe me, I know very well how those who aren’t obese feel about us fat people. We’re lazy, stupid, unmotivated, slovenly, ignorant, and ugly. And that’s on a good day.
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The Terrors of Skipping Breakfast

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April 7, 2014

Breakfast…should you or shouldn’t you? Watch this baby-faced, twenty-something doctor discuss the subject. The upshot is, we’re not sure how great you’ll feel, but “people will still laugh at your jokes, even if you skip breakfast.”   From: The Atlantic: The Terrors of Skipping Breakfast Return Home
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Teaching as a Second Act, or Maybe Even a Third

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April 7, 2014

When the desire to make a change that impacts the common good strikes, perhaps you should consider teaching. Many Boomers are and everyone is reaping the rewards in that situation.   From the New York Times: Teaching as a Second Act, or Maybe Even a Third Return Home
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Fact or Fiction?: The 5-Second Rule for Dropped Food

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April 7, 2014

And here, from the “is this what we’re spending our research dollars on?” file, comes the answer to the age-old question: can you still eat food that’s been dropped, and how long before you can no longer eat it? In summary, make sure you’ve dropped it on your nice, clean carpet.   From Scientific
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Going Back to School, Without the Pressure

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April 7, 2014

Retirees who are not quite ready to throw in the towel on living a vibrant, productive life are finding that going back to academia is the perfect solution. College retirement communities offer all the amenities of college life, without the angst we often felt back in our twenties.   From the New York Times:
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Laughing At My Attempt To Buy A Bikini

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April 4, 2014
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That little spandex tshirt/thong combo makes you look like a Chinese Shar Pei stuffed into an ill-fitting tube top.
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The Four Things I Know About Midlife Divorce

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April 3, 2014
midlife divorce, gray divorce, boomer divorce

People over 50 are divorcing in higher numbers than ever before, annd women are leading the charge - filing in greater numbers than men. I’ve designed a brief, anonymous survey for divorced women 40 and over- it's still open if you want to chime in.
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What Do People Really Want In Bed?

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April 3, 2014
What Do People Really Want In Bed

Sometimes a person wants sex, but then sometimes maybe a person might like a sandwich, followed by sleep..
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Four Tips To Make Sense of Online Dating Emails

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April 3, 2014
4 Tips for online dating email

What should I write? Is it okay to delete an email without responding? If you've ever been in online dating email hell, here are 4 tips...
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Not A Bad Way To Go

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April 2, 2014
Not A Bad Way To Go

No sooner had they reached the “to you” part of the song when the guest of honor dropped dead in the cake.
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Why We Love The Singing Nun

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April 1, 2014

A nun on The Voice is a juxtaposition that is just not supposed to happen and that in and of itself feels outrageous
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Candy Crush Found To Cure Insomnia

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April 1, 2014
I finally got past level 65, and I'm still sleeping like a baby

I have found a way to get to sleep. I may be getting stupider, but at least I’m well rested.
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Forty-Six Arguments To Have With Your Husband Before You Die

husband and wife fighting

They’ve all been tested on actual couples, with results ranging from weeks of icy silence to outstanding “make-up sex.”
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Cosmetic Gynecology? Are You Kidding?

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April 1, 2014
Exam Time!

The words no sooner rolled off his tongue when every woman in the room crossed their legs and began having contractions.
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Am I Just Too Old To Sleep At My Mom’s?

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April 1, 2014
Can't sleep at mom's

I rose from my coffin with a massive headache, and rushed down the hallway groping like a blind man for the thermostat. My mother had set it on “broil.”
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Learning To Laugh

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March 31, 2014
learn to laugh

Survival, or making survival worth the bother, depends on seeking joy, uncovering and discovering humor, and, in one of life's great ironies, carefully nurturing a sense of the absurd.
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I’m Not Getting Better, I’m Getting Older

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March 30, 2014

Annabelle Gurwitch is a lady who happens to be an author, who happens to have reached 50. And she’s not happy about it…in fact she’s pretty depressed about it. But she has still managed to write a very funny book about it.   From the New York Times: I’m Not Getting Better, I’m Getting
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Matchmakers Help Those Over 60 Handle Dating’s Risks and Rewards

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March 29, 2014

As daunting as the dating game may be for the young, it can pose just as many challenges for those over 60 as well. And matchmakers/counselors are finding a whole new set of clientele as they help ease this age group back into the pool.   From the New York Times: Matchmakers Help Those
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