Reinvention

Your Fashion Image After 50

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February 28, 2014
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"Last night, another mom asked me what my secret was for 'looking so good,' and I glibly replied, 'Divorce.' But in reality, the secret was you." (For our Boston readers, Doreen is running a workshop at SHE DID IT on March 24.)
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Late 50′s: The Second Saturn Return

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January 29, 2014
Second Saturn Return

The Second Saturn Return brings with it an awareness of mortality. Saturn slows you down and forces you to take a long hard look at reality. How much time do you have left? How do you want to spend it? There really is no time left for procrastination, otherwise time will be up and
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Bad Ass Goals For 2014 — Your Turn!

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January 7, 2014
set some bad ass goals

Here are five key elements to making sure your goal is a success.
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Celebrating My 50th Birthday in 2014 With Intention

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January 6, 2014
celebrating 50th birthday with intention

It’s inspired me to create a year-long personal growth program to really celebrate this special and unique birthday with intention.
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Ruth Nemzoff’s SHE DID IT story

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December 20, 2013
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How did I get from being 49 and in a job I hated, to being 72 with all my professional dreams fulfilled?
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Gypsy For A Year

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December 20, 2013
gypsy for a year

I decided I had to get rid of my old life and create a new one. I sold, gave away or stored all my belongings and went on an adventure.
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From High-Tech Consultant To Buddhist Minister

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December 17, 2013
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The way I’m living now — as an ordained Buddhist, meditation teacher, and life coach – bears little resemblance to what it was back then.
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Life After Law: After 50

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December 17, 2013
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Deborah decided to take time off when her youngest daughter was three. She didn’t go back to paid work for fifteen years.
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How I Published My First Book After 50

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October 8, 2013
Writing a Book After 50

A rather well-known figure in American politics relayed to me that receiving a galley was better than sex.
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OMG, I Landed the Plane!

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October 1, 2013
crazy-pilot

I thought the more I went up with him the more comfortable I would become – NOT! Then I got the “talk.”
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A New Site For Sexual Health And Wellness: Bloom

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August 27, 2013
bloom for sexual health

Bloom’s mission is to change the way women think about and talk about sex.
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Sports At 59: The Ultimate Life Enhancer

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August 20, 2013
Team Sports for Seniors

After all these decades, I’m still sweating . . . still giving it my all.
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Kids Going to College: Getting Your Heart and Head Ready

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August 16, 2013
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In the end, our job as parents is to leave them with both the right size sheets and a sense that they are well equipped for this next, independent stage of life.
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Reinventing Myself Upside Down

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August 13, 2013
Reinventing Upside Down

In some kind of bizarro twist, this spiritual practice that espouses universal connections had turned me into a Narcissist!
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The Challenge Of Happiness

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August 13, 2013
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We all have at least one “I can’t” story in life that challenges our happiness. Do you have a happiness challenge? Remember that to see your happiness, you must believe it first.
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Just Watch Me Reinvent

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August 13, 2013
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A voice in my head told me I would never be able to make it on my own. Yet, for once, the fear in my heart told me I had to go...and thankfully I listened.
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How To Network Your Way To A New Job

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August 13, 2013
networking your way to a new job

It’s all about gaining that competitive advantage over the other people interviewing for the same job.
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Should We Sell The House?

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August 6, 2013
downsizing

In an ideal world, we could create an oasis like this one in the middle of some city. A city that has sidewalks, public transportation, and a rich cultural life—all things that are missing and are sorely missed in our current location.
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Get Rid Of The Guilt And Get On With Your Life

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July 23, 2013
get rid of the guilt

Women could save eons of time by cutting out the caveats that we offer at the beginning of every sentence. "I'm sorry, it's only me. I just wanted to check on...." "I really hate to bother you. I know how busy you are...."
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Dating In The Middle Ages

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July 22, 2013
Dating In The Middle Ages

When my marriage ended after fifteen (up and down) years, and I had to consider dating again I was petrified.  The thought of having to use to a computer, or sitting in a restaurant at a table for (intervals of) three minutes while different types of the male species sat down and pitched how
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