Blog Posts - Getting Older



When I’m 64

I wonder if your working world can make a 90 degree turn when you’re 64? I have been a working girl all my life. I didn’t go to college, so I had to learn as… More...
by Humoring The Goddess on Dec 9, 2016

Wrinkles Be Gone, Yo with Jouviance Anti-Aging at CVS #BonjourJouviance

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by Crazy Adventures in Parenting on Jun 29, 2016

GROW OLD WITH ME

Growing older with my husband has to be the most romantic story that could ever be written.  I love the infrequent gray hairs that appear in his beard from time to time (can’t say the… Continue Reading… The post GROW OLD WITH ME appear...
by Let There Be Pets on Jun 29, 2016

Reflections on the Beach

Perspective. It’s what makes all the difference in life, doesn’t it? Looking up through the trees at the sky looks different than looking across the trees at the sky. Glasses half empty or half full. All that falderal. Like life at the beach. Thi...
by Humoring The Goddess on Jun 24, 2016

Shameless Self Promotion

Dear Friends, I don’t do this often — you know — really sparkle my own diamond. I love to write my blogs, I love the discoveries I’m making in my art gallery. I know the people who follow me do so because they get a kick out o...
by Humoring The Goddess on Jan 28, 2016

Reflecting...

I am looking in the mirror and am not recognizing the person in front of me... We have come a long way together, and the changes are bigger than you and me.Sometimes I miss the old girl I knew, and blaming myself will not change anything. But then I...
by Feelingsful on Nov 5, 2015

I Want It All

Are you your own best friend? Or are you your own worst enemy? Have you found a way to balance the two? I have the world’s best intentions — I really do. And sometimes I’m even able to carry them out. On the other hand, sometimes my...
by Humoring The Goddess on Jun 23, 2015

Crone is So Much More Than a Word

I just finished tooting my horn about my mammo (http://wp.me/p1pIBL-GG) and here I am, tooting my horn again. Directly, not indirectly. But it’s rare I get to toot about my second love (my first being family)…writing. I have had the honor...
by Humoring The Goddess on Nov 13, 2014

Red Shoe - The One Where I Felt Sexy

Sunday 12 October 2014 was a very special date. It was my 40th Birthday. I still can't quite believe it. Me? 40? I remember thinking 40 was so old when I was younger. Now I know it isn't. Well, not to me anyway. I still feel young. I was actually re...
by SAHM Loving It on Oct 14, 2014

The internet is playing a trick on us

Lots of us, my generation, are guilty of falling for it. We're constantly, unknowingly seduced by numbers (over a thousand followers? Must be a big deal) and faces (the featureless, flattering photos of Instagram) and other people's life events...

Does this blog make me look fat?

It does, doesn't it? Don't lie.Yep. Not me. Sigh. The neverending quest continues. You know the one, Ladies. And when I say "ladies," I don't mean you "naturally skinny" bitches, nor do I mean you completely buff babes who live and breathe Zumba, Ins...
by Writing - It's My Thing on Sep 16, 2014

Beauty Mistakes

Beauty Mistakes 4 Beauty Mistakes that Every 50+ Woman Should Avoid As we get older, we tend to improve in all sorts of ways, compared to when we were young. We’re more comfortable in our own skin, so we’re more confident and … Continue rea...
by The Things Women Want on Sep 10, 2014

What's the worst that can happen

If there's one saying I've heard over and over again through the years, it's this:"You might as well try. What's the worst that can happen?"This seems to be the go-to response when someone wants to put themselves out there, take a risk or try somethi...

Escape With An Oldie But Goodie

It has been one heck of a week. I shall not go into the sorid details, but suffice it to say I’ve come out on the other side clean and meek and reformed. So to speak.  I’m going away for the weekend to sit and look at the lake and play w...
by Humoring The Goddess on May 23, 2014

Swirling Out

This is going to be one of those depressing little ditties older people write when it looks like there is not much sunshine on the horizon. Oh, there is sunshine and flowers and soft breezes, to be sure, but I just don’t see them quite as brigh...
by Humoring The Goddess on May 19, 2014

The guilt factor

I went to bed with a heavy feeling in my chest.As my eyes closed and I lay in the dark with thoughts of the night's events swirling through my brain, I recognised the feeling well - the guilt was back.There's a lot of reasons to feel guilty these day...

Thoughts on turning 30 and why I’m happy to welcome this milestone occasion

Yesterday I was 29 years old. Today, I started my 30th year. The Big 3.0 – an occasion which I...

What is age appropriate?

It’s happening – I’m getting older. I have gray hair at my temples, store music is too loud, I hate being called ma’am, I often wonder “did I sound that dumb at age X?” and I try Jedi-mindtricking every bartender i...
by AllPutTogether on Feb 10, 2014

A Little More Sprinkles

I am getting ready for a Celebration of Life for my younger brother on Friday. The Grim Reaper has always been around us — me — it just seems the older I get the closer his scythe is getting to me. To have a younger brother cut down quick...
by Humoring The Goddess on Jan 28, 2014

Look Through Any Window

I keep saying over and over again that I’m not getting older, that technology isn’t getting the best of me. After all, I do work in an office; I do code copy for the Web; I do work with spreadsheets and word documents, and do design a website her...
by Humoring The Goddess on Dec 3, 2013


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