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
Yup, we pretty much owe our love of champagne to a widow from France.
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.
Option B: When you can’t “lean in” (or barely stand)
Kathy Murphy spun job loss, divorce and money problems into a movie deal.
Convinced her best years were behind her with a newly empty nest, Jeannie Ralston sank into a depression that mirrored one she’d battled 17 years earlier. Relief came by finding ways to plug the holes, but it took its damn sweet time.
Entertaining? Maybe. Helpful? No.
My mirror complex: The frenemy in the bathroom
Shamans, perspiration and pyramids—Oh, my! Here’s what happened when we tried a sweat lodge because someone said it would be good for us.