Midlife Mom

Navigating the teen years… and beyond

Long live the list

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I’m a list-maker, but can’t seem to convince my kids to follow that example. Especially the boys – both in college. I’m sometimes not sure how they make it through. When we talk, they’ll mention tasks they’ve forgotten to do or things my husband and I asked them to check on that don’t seem to […] [Read More]
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My heel hurts!

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OK, so I’m trying to be good about exercising — especially since hearing about the recent study that says middle-aged women need at least an hour of moderate exercise every day to avoid weight gain. As if we don’t have enough working against us! But last week my heel hurt. In fact, I basically limped […] [Read More]
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Feeling your age

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Don’t you hate it when you feel your age? My husband and I recently traveled to Providence to see our oldest play in a hockey game against Brown University. Lots of fun and very exciting! After the game, our son had to get on the team bus for the long trip back his college. My […] [Read More]
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Welcome to Midlife Mom

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Greetings to all of you midlife moms! Since this is my first blog, I thought I should share a little bit of my mom “credentials.” I’ve been doing this for a while. I have three kids – 2 boys and a girl – although I’m not sure I should still call them kids. My oldest […] [Read More]
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