If you have a basement/attic/garage full of crap, here’s a new, slightly macabre way to look at it: Who’ll deal with it when you’re gone? Welcome to the world of Swedish Death Cleaning.
When Michele Willens traveled back to China, she had a mission: To track down the daughter of a man she’d met on her first trip, 44 years earlier. Here she shares the stark differences and the universal truths about a woman’s world at midlife.
A new life stage, a new lifestyle… a new living room? That was Stacy Morrison’s goal. Here’s what happened when she unleashed her inner decorating diva after a major move and why this pursuit was about more than furniture.
Regrets, we’ve all had a few. In her new book, What Would Virginia Woolf Do?, Nina Collins looks at midlife regrets and along with other wise women offers advice for others to avoid future disappointments.
She’s been charged, headbutted, and spit at by her animal subjects, but nothing stops photographer Nine Francois from capturing their ferocious beauty.
Sarah Gold was shy and skittish about joining a bunch of strangers on our most recent trip. But something fascinating happened under the tropical sun.
It’s a classic moment to make a change. Should you start living smaller? Go urban? Something entirely different? Janet Siroto talks to the three women about how they reinvented their home life.
With a failed marriage behind her, Nina Lorez Collins decided to decamp from the East Coast to LA with a new guy, knowing full well the drive could be the craziest or smartest thing she’d ever done. Or both.
After a job layoff, Dawn Raffel did something scary: She went back to square one and learned a whole new profession. Here’s how it unfolded.
When the kids left the nest, Hillary Quinn got serious about cake decorating. Here, what every woman needs to know about pursuing a new hobby and creating passion at midlife.