She Did It

This is where people share their success. Stand out and be a She Did It. You are our everyday heroes. Inspire other women by sharing your story:

  • You have rappelled down a cliff for the first time
  • You are crossing the finish line of a half marathon
  • You just launched your new business
  • You have helped someone move forward in their life and you want to share it
  • Your youngest child gets into college
  • Your have your first grandchild
  • You and your sister just baked the most gorgeous cake ever
  • You have found a new passion
  • You changed your first tire
  • You learned how to do something new

 

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She Did It/Boston March 2014 Event Photos

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April 3, 2014
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By all accounts, our second SHE DID IT/Boston event at Babson College on March 24, 2014 was a huge success:  a sold out crowd, some incredible workshop leaders, and many, many motivated women. The energy resulting from women learning and getting to know one another was palpable.  We hope you enjoy these pictures taken
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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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I Got In A Cage With A Great White Shark

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April 1, 2014
my BA50 encounter with a great white

Before you begin to think I am the world's most irresponsible mom, you should know that Great White Sharks do not "prey" on humans.
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Do Your Laundry Or You Will Die Alone

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March 25, 2014
COVER

Advice Your Mom Would Give if She Thought You Were Listening.
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Almost Dancing With The Stars

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March 17, 2014
Dancing Feet

So, there I was, in my stocking feet, too self-conscious to look at my own reflection in the wall-length mirror.
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SHE DID IT: Embracing Technology

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March 12, 2014
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I believe this is the beginning of a revolution in the world of design, literally creating a physical object on your computer.
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Your Fashion Image After 50

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February 28, 2014
reinvention after 50, fashion image after 50

"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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Boomers Now Twice As Likely To Divorce

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February 25, 2014
boomer divorce

20 or 30 years of a life ahead of you is too long not to do try something else.
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10 Tips To Reduce Sugar Cravings

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February 25, 2014
how to reduce sugar cravings, beating the sugar habit, addicted to sugar

Not only can too much sugar cause weight gain, diabetes, heart disease, impaired immune function, and a whole bunch of other chronic diseases BUT...it can also put you in a VERY BAD MOOD
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How Do We Take Care Of Our Mothers?

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February 25, 2014
How Do We Take Care of Our Mothers

There was this magical thing called "quality of life," but who knew what that looked like for an elderly woman sliding into dementia? We’re all Elder Experts. Let’s share the wealth. Post your comments please.
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Women And Alcoholism At Midlife: Part 2

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February 20, 2014
boomers and addiction, alcohol at midlife

I didn’t have a drinking problem. I had an aging problem I solved with drinking.
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What’s It Like To Be On TV For the First Time?

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February 18, 2014
first time on television

Lights down, cameras off – Ronna and I locked eyes – alarmed. “It’s Over?” She said, “It’s Over”, I nodded. “Oh My God it can’t be over – we never got to ...
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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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She Did It/Boston Video: Click To See Why You Need to Come

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January 12, 2014
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Have you ever wondered What’s Next For You? Are you an empty nester that wants to make a difference in the second half of your life? Do NOT simply let the years slip by. Felice Shapiro, Ronna Benjamin and Betterafter50.com are committed to helping women step bravely into their next phase. We know because
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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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BA50′s Favorite Videos: Heroic Women of 2013

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January 1, 2014

BA50 is all about celebrating ALL women, and we especially love this short video that applauds some very special standouts in 2013.     One of BA50′s Favorite Videos. Return Home
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Best of 2013: Reinvention & She Did It

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December 30, 2013
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Reinvention stories from women who have changed their lives. These were BA50′s top 4 articles (most clicked on) in the Reinvention & She Did It Categories in 2013.
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The Art Of Letting Go

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December 21, 2013
intuitive painting

Looking at a canvas that has the beauty of a five-year-old’s finger painting can cause a lot of self-doubt.
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The World Is Waiting For You

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December 21, 2013
the world is waiting for you

What will it take to make your personal mark?
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