Catch the chameleon-like star’s frightening new film and celebrate her mischievous, gender-bending spirit.
At midlife, are we who we thought we’d grow up to be? Should we hang on to those youthful ideas of what adulthood means? Natalie Serber considers these questions and more as she decides whether to burn or keep her old diaries.
There’s no way around it: Most people are scared to get old. But we’re all for busting stereotypes about aging that makes that fear disappear.
After her marriage ended abruptly, Elise Pettus did what many before her have done: reinvented herself. Pettus’s new incarnation is as a mentor for others in the throes of uncoupling.
There’s a lot to stress about as we age, but The Radical Age Movement is showing the world how to fight ageism. Finally, right?
Still holding on to boxes of your kids’ baby clothes and art work? Inheriting more cartons of stuff your parents saved? You need to tackle that clutter monster now. Here’s how.
On a pilgrimage to see an exhibit of Frida Kahlo’s work, Meredith Maran learns the value of doing things your way, fiercely and with full faith in yourself.
A woman weaning herself from antidepressants wonders whether she’s making the right move. Our advice guru weighs in.
We know what you’re thinking…how could operating a back hoe possibly be inspirational? Trust us, Jane Bernstein’s story from Diggerland will make you want to excavate your own passion.
Tired of being ripped off by auto shops? A fed-up woman who has an all female mechanic shop wrote a book about car maintenance to put an end to all that.
If you’ve entered midlife with an annotated mental list of grievances against others, maybe it’s time to lighten the load. Janet Siroto shares how she’s doing just that
Here Karen Bigman shares the steps she took after divorce. Now she is living-proof of a more fulfilling single life.
Many of us are reeling from the recent celebrity suicides. But did you know that there is an upswing among women our age in particular? Sheila Weller uncovers the facts, the causes—and how to put that information to use to save lives
If not now, when? That’s the question Julia Wright contemplated after a medical scare. Here’s how she made the trip she’d always fantasized about finally happen
Are you ready to be boldly stylish, save some money and help the environment? Our fashion editor is showing us how to re-purpose denim into a hip new outfit.
Depending on your point of a view, a cat yoga class might seem like a dream—or a total nightmare. The Everyday Adenturess takes one to find out.
Think of mistakes that make you feel beyond embarrassed. Now imagine being freed from this most dangerous emotion. Amy Ferris, who knows a thing or two about shame, will show you how to do that, right here.
If you’re the kind who gives and gives—and gives!—to help others, maybe it’s time to redraw the lines. Veronica Chambers explores the caregiving role and what to do if it takes over your life
For decades, Barbara Peck colored her hair. But then she read a newspaper article and vowed to let nature take its course. Here she tells why letting her hair go gray has liberated her.
Dating the wrong person, accepting a bad job, walking into a skeevy neighborhood: Most of us have ignored our gut at some point. Nina Malkin explores how intuition works and why middle-aged women are the best at it.