11 Valuable Benefits to Being An Airbnb Host

(If you're interested in becoming a host after you read this post, visit my referral link to get started!) How Does Airbnb Work For Hosts? With no background in hospitality, and no real expectations, we started hosting Airbnb guests 3 years ago. We found 11 valuable benefits to being an Airbnb host. 1. Earn Money

Eyelash Curlers For Women Over 50

Eyelash Curlers for Older Women: How To Choose? Eyelash curling has been a beauty staple for many decades! In their simplest form, eyelash curlers are a hand-held crimping tool with a rubber strip that you use to surround your upper eyelashes and squeeze until they curl. Sure, with the earlier eyelash curlers or crimpers, sometimes you might have

Murphy’s Oil Soap To Wash Your Dog?

  Sometimes I forget just how intelligent my dog is. Watson is a happy and playful year-and-a-half-old Shepherd, and a very quick learner. He also has some characteristics… emotional characteristics… that are strikingly human. Today we had a full morning. We went tracking early in the morning; he was loving it and did an amazing

Spring on the Homestead…Let the Work Begin!

After a long, cold winter, it's so great to get outside and work in the yard. In our case, since it's just the two of us, "yard work" takes on a whole new meaning. We have a couple of acres of yard to manage, not something a lot of people our age would take on,

Aldi vs. Hannaford Grocery Store Price Comparison

My family has one shared experience over the holidays: sitting down over an amazing dinner together. We eat, we talk, we laugh, we share stories. The food is spectacular. Holiday meals are one area where I don't spend a lot of time being careful about my spending. This year, I decided to check out a

2017-01-07T13:57:51-05:00Life After 50|

Holiday Gift Ideas For The Guy Who Has Everything

GIFT IDEAS FOR THE HARD TO BUY FOR MEN IN YOUR LIFE! It can be hard to find just the right gift that blends thoughtful with cool. Here are some gift ideas for guaranteed to bring a smile to his face...they include fun, educational, and cool items for the hard to buy for man in

Women Turning 50 In 2015: Who’s On The List?

Who are the women turning 50 in 2015 who have been visible, made a difference, or influenced our lives in some way? Today there are more women in powerful, influential and highly visible positions than ever before... who are committed to excellence for themselves and others and who also give back in a huge way.

2016-11-08T19:31:05-05:00Life After 50|

Fifty Is The New Forty: Not Just For Baby Boomers Any More!

So...here I am blogging for the first time in quite a while. The truth is that I have been struggling with this website for some time now. I started it to vent about my own frustrations and experiences when I turned 50 in 2007, and for a while I just loved it. It was a

2016-11-08T19:31:12-05:00Life After 50|

9 Positive Life Changing Strategies For Baby Boomers

As midlife beckons, life continues to require chores and routines. You sense that maybe you're missing something, or sometimes you might find yourself just going through the motions of day to day living without even realizing it. It's normal and natural to experience changes as we age. These 9 positive life changing strategies can help

2018-08-07T19:32:31-05:00Life After 50|

Thoughtful, Simple Giving Gifts: Baby Boomers Giving Back

Mission: thoughtful, simple giving gifts this holiday season. For baby boomers, giving back is, well, a given. Baby boomers are givers at heart. As a matter of fact, baby boomers are responsible for the largest share of charitable donations. According to one study, we make up only 34% of all donors, but give 43% of the

2016-11-08T19:31:22-05:00Life After 50|