Articles written by: Midlife Marsha

When our life “odometer” clicks “50” some unexplained, inexplicable and unusual things start happening. We can get mad about it or laugh about it, which is what our blogger who would like to be called “Midlife Marsha” chooses to do. “Marsha” is sharing her “midlife musings” with MyFit50.com

“Thirty Seconds of Pain and Suffering”
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“Thirty Seconds of Pain and Suffering”

I hate to admit this but I’m suffering from an identity crisis. I wouldn’t call it  a mid-life crisis because frankly it didn’t dawn on me until recently that I’m – uh – how do you put it gently? I’m old. When my glasses are off, the person I see [...]

Lucky Number 2013
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Lucky Number 2013

I’m usually not good with New Year’s resolutions but I hope 2013 will be different. I’m not going to punish myself by giving up sweets or forcing myself to exercise more. Instead, I’m going to be selfish. I want to do things I know have made me happy over the [...]

Candy Coma
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Candy Coma

Sharon asked me to share my thoughts about Halloween now that my children are grown.  However, while they may be grown they aren’t out of the house yet which I suppose is another article for another time. But back to the subject at hand, which is bittersweet.  Gone are the [...]

“Oh, Happy Day”
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“Oh, Happy Day”

Middle aged women of the world, unite! We have a day just for us.  It’s  a day where we can openly discuss hot flashes, mood swings, periods and, of course, sex after 50. “We do?” you ask? “We do!” I say! So mix up some cosmos and invite the girlfriends [...]

“Love the Luddite in You”
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“Love the Luddite in You”

Editor’s Note:  Luddite\Noun\Broad Definition:  “One who is opposed to technological change.” If you already know what luddite means, carry-on, smartypants.    I’m not exactly a Luddite.  However,  I realize at the age of 50, I am technologically challenged. I own a smartphone which, I admit, is smarter than me. With [...]