Why does it seem we always remember the wrong thing? The name of the boss’s husband? Complete blank. Sappy lyrics to “Heat of the Moment” by Asia? No prob
Traditionally, TV turns anyone in range of retirement age into the butt of jokes. But in Netflix’s Grace and Frankie, the older years are exciting, energizing, even sexy. And yes, very funny.
When the kids were home, Janet Siroto made sure she achieved the Holy Grail of motherhood: healthy, homemade sit-down dinners. Now that they’re gone…well, it’s `where’s the cereal bowl?’
How are you supposed to react when the dermatologist essentially says, “Damn, woman, that flabby chin makes you look ancient”?
It used to be easy to get dressed. Now we constantly wonder if we’ll look ridiculous. Janet Siroto wrestles with that issue and a pair of “vegan leather” leggings.