Her 88-year-old father chose not to have open heart surgery that could extend his days. But Jeannie Ralston realizes he is just continuing to show his kids what’s really important in life.
Because she was almost 50, some doubted her stamina to make the four-day, 26 mile trek in the Andes to Machu Picchu. At times so did she.
She didn’t step in front of the camera until her early 50s, but now Gillean McLeod is one of a growing number of “older” models. Here she offers inspiration in bathing suit season.
We can’t see or touch electricity, so it’s hard to know how much we’re using or where we’re wasting. Here are the three best energy monitors, which will change all that.
Jennifer Clement’s fiction often focuses on human rights, and now the acclaimed novelist is taking on the gritty real-life work of protecting freedom of expression and promoting the writing of female authors around the world.
Hands that have loved and worked and played for decades have profound beauty, as these women who create with their hands show us.
I know we’re pathetic, treating our dogs like surrogate children now that our sons are off at college. But I swear, I can’t stop myself.
Kathy Murphy has faced plenty of setbacks: job loss, divorce, money problems. But each woe has prompted her to reimagine her life and renew her passion for books and reading. And oh yeah, the movie deal didn’t hurt.
Convinced that my best years were behind me after my youngest left for college, I sank into a depression that mirrored one I’d battled 17 years earlier. Relief came by finding ways to plug the holes, but it took its damn sweet time.