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365 Days of Gratitude - Day 22

I am grateful for growing older…

For the gray “accents”, the wrinkles, for the deepening smile lines and the extra rolls… Well, maybe not grateful for the rolls, but ‘accepting’ maybe more accurate! 21 more words

Death of a Dream

There is a point in your life when you realize you’re never going to be an astronaut. Most people zing right past it and only recognize it in hindsight. 182 more words


I Just Found The Tweezers. A Moment of Truth...

I am a Goddess and I’m not being arrogant about it.  It’s just fact.

What woman doesn’t desire to and adore feeling like a sensual Tigress ready to pounce 24/7 even on her worst day? 983 more words

A Different Way Of Looking At The Journey Of Life.

This is a fascinating concept just to think about. For the first 50 years of my life, when I had money, I accumulated things that expressed who I was, what I liked. 262 more words


According to Google search the definition of nostalgia is as follows: a sentimental longing or wistful affection for the past, typically for a period or place with happy personal associations. 647 more words


The Taboo That Still Surrounds The Aging Woman

Vintage wine is savored. Vintage cars exclaimed over. Vintage clothes coveted. Yet the vintage woman remains uncelebrated. 

From the moment we are born society sets expectations of us. 227 more words

Redneck Manna

The very thought of this culinary delight takes me back to Grandma Pittman’s house. If I was lucky enough to enter her kitchen when she was cooking beans, there on the stove between burners, cooling and draining on a napkin would be hot fried fatback. 510 more words