Did You Ever See Your Parents As People?

The last time I saw my maternal grandmother alive, she told me that she regretted putting my mother, May…

10 Things To Give Your “Kids” Before They Go Off To College

Pretty soon, your little chick is going to flee the nest and head off to college…

“I’ll Have What She’s Having!”

When Evelyn Taylor stooped down to pick up the newspaper in front of her Manhattan apartment one morning…

Wise Advice On Being A Great Dog Owner

There’s a first for everything, even getting your first dog when you’re 50, or even 60, like I did. If only I had asked…

9 Sensational Summer Haircare Tips

Summer may be a time to have loads of fun outdoors, but the incessant heat and humidity can play havoc on our hair…

The (Erratic) Sleeping Habits Of Women 45+

Ask a woman over 45 years old how well she’s sleeping, and you’re likely to hear “not so well!” Look at the results…

“This Is Absolutely Better Than A Loofa”

I am in love with a new kind of skin exfoliator I recently discovered at a Brooklyn shop that offers…

Happiness In 26 Seconds!

“This is my mother-in-law and me celebrating her 85th birthday. I will be 55 next month. I say keeping moving…