Tag Archives: Friends

Playing the Dating Game (Friends Version)


At the age of 50, and after 27 years of marriage, I’m dating again. Well, not exactly dating. But it feels just like dating. I’m ISO a BFF (in search of a best friend forever). My life-long BFFs – the ones I’ve known since my elementary and high school days – live in the Northeast, scattered from Maryland to Pennsylvania… Read more »

12 Reasons Why Being 50 Rocks

being 50 rocks

Turning 50 gave me the wake-up call I needed, like a glass of ice-water in the face at 5 a.m. It was both unnerving (“I’m now thisclose to wearing Depends.”) and invigorating (“Prime of my life, baby. Bring it!”). Casting aside all the “over-the-hill” jokes and black birthday decorations, I’ve had a few months to come to grips with my… Read more »