My Weekly Joy Journal

My Weekly Joy Journal

YAY!  It is Friday, and what better way to end the week than with my weekly joy journal. I have told you before that I like to have a joy journal and log what I am grateful for that week. Today, I thought…why not take it online?  So, let’s get started….. JOY JOURNAL ENTRY #1…

Celebrate July: My Favorite Summer Month!

Celebrate July: My Favorite Summer Month!

July is by far my favorite month of the summer!  Why?  Well, to begin with today is my blogoversary!  I began Over 50 Feeling 40 on July 1, 2010 after my best friend, Gail, encouraged me to begin a blog!  I wanted the name to be a statement of optimism and hope.  It is more…

Thank You for Five Wonderful Years!

Thank You for Five Wonderful Years!

On July 1, 2010, I began over50feeling40!  For five years, I have sat at my desk looking out this French door and writing for women in midlife and beyond.  It has exceeded all of my expectations, because of you.  Thank you so much for reading, following, commenting, supporting, encouraging me and others by showing up…

It’s Honor A Blogger Day Plus White Jean Looks!

It’s Honor A Blogger Day Plus White Jean Looks!

There is a national day for just about anything..and many ridiculous things…does anyone really talk like a pirate on TALK LIKE A PIRATE DAY?  So, I am officially declaring today HONOR A BLOGGER DAY! You can send a word bouquet about your favorite blogger right here!  Just leave their name and URL in the comments…

I Got On The Plane…and So Glad I Did!

I Got On The Plane…and So Glad I Did!

I am back in Texas! Exhausted…with a house full of the stomach virus…reality sets in quickly!  But, the last two and half days have been incredible. I will have more for you later today!  Come back this evening to see what I wore for the shoot and to meet my makeup and hair stylist (just…

Two cute boys…One exhausted grandma!

Two cute boys…One exhausted grandma!

The memories flood back immediately…just how much work it is when two little ones are in the house.  The new baby is not even a week old and it has taken three of us to replace the hands of one daddy, back working overseas.  There literally is no time for anything but our toddler grandson…