Ageless Or Aging Musings #9

The meaning of life messages can certainly change over the decades.  I remember when I first began working in the 80s that a “Hang In There” cat poster in someone’s cubicle always made me smile with thoughts of making it to Friday.  Decades later when life sends me a “hang in there” message, I immediately panic…

Ageless Or Aging Musings #8

I’ve discovered over the years that while I often agree with the quote “the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results,” sometimes I understand the need to embrace the insanity, even if it’s rooted in childhood.  Recently I embraced the insane idea to watch another sad…

Ageless Or Aging Musings #7

How times have changed, I remember the excitement of Blockbuster Video carrying microwave popcorn back in the ’80s.

Ageless Or Aging Musings #6

I’ve always loved the ending to Robert Frost’s poem The Road Not Taken. Two roads diverged in a wood, and I– I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference.  Somehow in my fifties I find myself pausing longer at the two roads and a bench under a beautiful tree…

Ageless Or Aging Musings #4

A woman may find herself over the years waving goodbye to a favorite miniskirt, smiling at the red dress in the back of the closet, never parting with memorable jerseys and cringing at the 80’s memories of perms and shoulder pads.

Ageless or Aging Musings #2

In my younger days I was so driven that I often drove people nuts, but more often than not these days, I just prefer to be driven to my favorite bakery.