Words of Inspiration

Words of Inspiration

Pioneering sitcom writer, Susan Silver, thrived climbing over obstacles and breaking down barriers throughout her life.  Her often glamorous career began in the sixties when professional opportunities for women were limited to those of secretary or telephone operator.  However,...
On the heels of my first post in a series of resources for Midlifers and Boomers, I've composed a list of targeted Facebook pages for the woman over forty.  They range from well-known, popular pages to obscure, smaller ones. As long...
To whom do you turn for support and resources as a woman over forty?  Do you confide in family members, neighbors, co-workers, or high school friends? Perhaps the answer is no one. As midlifers, we experience daily challenges particular to...
There are few things in life more spirit crushing than significant financial debt.  The constant fear of family and coworkers discovering your shameful secret taxes your energy.  Not to mention the hopelessness you feel as your situation spins out of control...
I thoroughly enjoy midlife.  I didn't think I would at first.  Father Time dragged me kicking and screaming into my forties, but I've embraced this experience now.  Everything my mother and grandmothers told me about this chapter in life's story is true....
Keeping a sense of humor is imperative for mothers.  Well, that and access to a steady supply of fine wine, good chocolate, and a quality bathroom door lock.  Or is that just me?  In any case, when your children...
When I was a little girl, I knew men made more money than women and almost always held higher positions too.  It was a fact of life.  In my neighborhood, fathers were the main breadwinners while mothers either stayed...
Sometimes it requires great effort to stay motivated in your career.  Experiencing frustration or discouragement is a common occurrence in the lives of most professional women.  The path to success is fraught with obstacles like unconscious bias, sexism, racism,...
Are you overwhelmed and routinely pulled under by day-to-day tasks?  Perhaps you are drowning in a sea of expenses too.  Well then, you have come to the right place.  Most of us can certainly identify with these struggles.  Let me...
Truth be told, I'm a wee bit of a podcast junkie.  Nothing's better for me than listening to tricks of the trade or inspiring stories from people I identify with and trust.  Playing an episode gives me the feeling of...