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MY MOMENTOUS MAY MIDLIFE MUSINGS: “If you haven’t grown up by age 50, you don’t have to” – Anon

My friends, this month I shall be fifty. As Dandy Dan says in Bugsy Malone, “Ok gang. This is the big one.” Yes Boss. It’s the big Five Oh. 453 more words

Lessons Learned While Searching for Seashells 

Sandra warned the kids yesterday on my 50th birthday.

We were all packed in the car headed down to the beach when I started rattling on about something. 196 more words

Be Encouraged

Saying goodbye to your forties?

Well, I am soon to turn 49 years old.  The end of an era and staring 50 virtually in the face.   If turning 50 is anything like turning 30 and 40 well let’s just say the anticipation was far greater than the reality. 116 more words

On A Good Day...

I’m now one week and two days post second surgery having had all of my lymph nodes removed from my right armpit.  Sound yukky?  That’s exactly what it was / is and it’s also painful in a twitching, burning kind of way… 257 more words


Hiatus is Over

It seems like the older I get, the faster time seems to fly.  I kept meaning to sit down and write something and kept saying, “I’ll do it tomorrow.”  Problem is, you keep saying that and “tomorrow” never comes. 566 more words

Just My Thoughts

Why not me?

To say 2016 was a stressful year would be a definite understatement, so as it came to an end and 2017 was within touching distance, I promised myself that this would be ‘my year’.  1,170 more words


50! Stay above 50!

One of my favorite Saturday morning movies is Speed. It’s Sandra Bullock’s debut film and it’s a doozie. I mean, Dennis Hopper, COME ON! So these guys are all on a bus that has to stay above 50 mph or else they get blown up. 797 more words