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Does Every Generation; Need To Follow The Same Rules of rejection?

April Prompts Does every generation; Need to follow the same rules of rejection? Every generation experiences new types of music and movies, but what about how you handle rejection? Does it need to always be someone walking away or someone … Continue reading Does Every Generation; Need To Follow The Same Rules of rejection?

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Music Lover’s Explorer: Return of Vinyl Records!

Opposites Attract Challenge Rules: Welcome to the Opposites Attract Challenge! For this challenge, I provide one word and a list of its antonyms. The challenge is to use the prompt word AND one (or more) of its antonyms in some … Continue reading Music Lover’s Explorer: Return of Vinyl Records!

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Thoughts on generations: 3 Widow’s during my Life Time

  Although the above picture is not this Midlife Blogger, I was a very young bride and then mother.  Through out my life I have known several widows. Some related and some not related.  Each have left lasting memories and … Continue reading Thoughts on generations: 3 Widow’s during my Life Time

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Flowering Fields of Fortune and Future.

April Prompts Sitting in a flowering field and allowing the sun to warm her skin, watching nature take its course, butterflies and other insects not even minding that she as taken a seat in the Flowering Fields of Fortune and … Continue reading Flowering Fields of Fortune and Future.

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5 Culinary Resources You May Have Overlooked

5 Culinary Resources You May Have Overlooked. American Spice… If you love to cook and perfer to shop from home or maybe looking for something specific.  Star Chefs… Chefs and Food Articles and interests will be found on Star Chefs. … Continue reading 5 Culinary Resources You May Have Overlooked

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Midlife brings questions Like; “Haven’t you done that enough?”

Story Starter Challenge Midlife brings questions like; ” Haven’t you done enough? or ” Don’t you think you are too strong for your own good?”  My answer to both of the questions is  “No! I Can Do Hard Things” Life … Continue reading Midlife brings questions Like; “Haven’t you done that enough?”

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Caregiver Responsibilites,Emotions, and Thoughts Changing

The COPD is changing once again. Which causes the caregiver, Responsibilities,  Emotions, and Thoughts to change.    April is fast approaching and storm season will be upon us. Caregiver’s fear on a rainy night have heightened, his 02 numbers drop a … Continue reading Caregiver Responsibilites,Emotions, and Thoughts Changing

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Panicky and peculiar–Landing

  March Prompts The pilot and guest were enjoying a day in the sky All of a sudden a storm begins to brew Although slightly Panicky, the pilot keeps his composure The landing happened in a Peculiar part of town  … Continue reading Panicky and peculiar–Landing

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Monday Support Our Troops Easy & Simple Ways #2

Monday Support Our Troops Easy & Simple Ways!   Operation Stars and Strips There is a critical needs list and so much more   Blue Star Mothers of America This one is mainly for a woman with children in the … Continue reading Monday Support Our Troops Easy & Simple Ways #2

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Monday Support Our Troops Easy & Simple Ways!

    Support Military Spouses Sponsor Care Packages and much more   Vet Tix Unused tickets can be donated to  The Veteran Ticket Foundation  March will be full of opportunities, stay tuned…   Continue reading Monday Support Our Troops Easy & Simple Ways!

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In the midst of sadness and despair

February Prompts In the midst of sadness and despair; bubble baths are amazing!! She sinks her body into the warmest, soapiest bath she can handle. Induldges in pampering herself drifting off with deep thoughts about life and the future. Thoughts … Continue reading In the midst of sadness and despair

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She Saw An Ocean Once In Her Life

The Ocean She looked out from the balcony Rise and fall of the waves Invited her to walk along its shore A mile in half down the beach She reached the pier Not open this time of year Yet the … Continue reading She Saw An Ocean Once In Her Life

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Limiting My Time On Social Media Caused 10 Surprising Results For January

2019 Monthly Prompts January is always a great opportunity to explore new adventures, habits and yes routines. This January I limited my time on social media and it caused 10 surprising results: I actually only hold real conversations with 10 … Continue reading Limiting My Time On Social Media Caused 10 Surprising Results For January

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Friday’s Music and Why It topped My Charts In 2018

As my reader’s know Mom passed away during the holiday season, Her Journey Is Complete My parents taught us many things while growing up. One thing they taught us is to finish the job. The day after Mom passed away … Continue reading Friday’s Music and Why It topped My Charts In 2018

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A Blogger’s Workspace In Cozy Condo.

#Challenge #bloggers #Chefs #Quilters #crafters #gardener #plants A person who is full of creativity and who has been told they are creative, needs to have space to sit down and express the creativeness when the moment hits them, rather they … Continue reading A Blogger’s Workspace In Cozy Condo.

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Reflections InThe Water Completed The Circle.

January Prompts The reflections in the water completed the circle of memories of a time when… A lifetime of laughter could have saved them all. Continue reading Reflections InThe Water Completed The Circle.

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Priorities For Successful Morning Routine

Do you have a morning routine? Do you have something that is a priority so that the morning routine is successful? My answer to both questions is Yes!! My #1 Priority to a successful Morning routine and a happy attitude … Continue reading Priorities For Successful Morning Routine

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She Sat In The Diner; The Storm Raged In Her Mind

January Prompts She sat In the Diner; the storm raged in her mind and her cup of coffee. The storm raged on without any hope of being saved on that terrible day. The day began beautifully with him inviting her … Continue reading She Sat In The Diner; The Storm Raged In Her Mind

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The Best of NewlifeduringMidlife.blog Review.

Newlifeduringmidlife.blog is just about three years old and it is time for reviews and my personal favorites.  There are six top posts for the past couple of years. They are as follows… Overwhelmed by Solitude Tangled up writer’s life!! Bridges … Continue reading The Best of NewlifeduringMidlife.blog Review.

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Walking To The End Towards The Stars

January Prompts A warm steamy mist arises off the waters; as she walked to the end of the wooden boards, the stars spoke to her, telling her she’s held it all in for too many years.   All she could say in … Continue reading Walking To The End Towards The Stars

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Behind the Scenes

  Good morning, new year brings changes to Cozy Condo and new inspiration to work space. Let’s take a look at past couple years… The above picture is the living room for two years and I made changes for the New Year…. Very open atmosphere now. When I have guess and need to work; I am able to turn around, visit with ease and comfort. Did you make changes behind the scenes for the New year? Please share in comments below Continue reading Behind the Scenes

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2019 Monthly Prompts

2019 Writing Prompts: Blogging is so much inspiring when we support one another. Please leave feedback and Pingback your posts so I can be inspired and keep caught up with my favorites     January– Limiting my time on Social … Continue reading 2019 Monthly Prompts

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A lifetime of laughter could have saved them all.

January Prompts       Outside the bedroom window, the wind was howling On the nightstand burned a lavender scented candle Draped on the chair, a rose print robe hung elegantly They laid there breathless, knowing the secret cure. A … Continue reading A lifetime of laughter could have saved them all.

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Welcoming Spirit, Life in the Kitchen & Hospitality

” I love hospitality, and I love cooking. The kitchen is where I feel most at ease and where I feel most like myself.”—Geoffrey Zakarian    Welcoming Spirit Life in the Kitchen Hospitality   Welcoming Spirit:    ” Every house … Continue reading Welcoming Spirit, Life in the Kitchen & Hospitality

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Another Chance: Beginnings & Adventures

7 Days until 2019    Another Chance: Beginnings & Adventures!!  The person behind the pen is very excited for new beginnings & adventures! I truly believe that Life is an Adventure!!!  As a midlife person there are Life Adventures: annoy the fire out … Continue reading Another Chance: Beginnings & Adventures

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Christmas Movies Bring ; Questions of the Day

#Midlife #Questions #Christmas  Have you ever thought ” you were born older?”  Do you think the best things happen while you’re dancing? Do you ever think about what your parents remembered? Have you ever thought “you were born older?” I … Continue reading Christmas Movies Bring ; Questions of the Day

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December Baking 2018

#Challenge #Christmas #Baking  December is a favorite time of the year for sweet treats!!!  19 days until Christmas, Let’s put some smiles on our loved ones faces!!! Pumpkin Spice Donut Holes Any Christmas Flavor Bread Pudding  Any Christmas Flavor Mug … Continue reading December Baking 2018

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Dear Reader’s and Follower’s

  Dear Reader’s and Follower’s, 2018 is soon coming to an end, and to my reader’s and follower’s I send you thank you and prayers for 2018 and I hope with all my heart that your 2019 is the best … Continue reading Dear Reader’s and Follower’s

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Her Journey Is Complete

  Her journey began on a Tuesday morning in September. Born in Washington DC.  A baby girl then journies through 72 years of life. Along this path she graduates high school, Meets her soulmate, Gave birth to 3 children. Survived … Continue reading Her Journey Is Complete

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November Coming To A Close

#bloglikecrazy #seasons #holidays #baking #culinary Culinary!! Baking!! Seven days left of November and Thirty-eight days until a new year!!  I hope your Thanksgiving was fantastic!!!   I hope all your wishes come through in 2019!! This Thanksgiving was full of … Continue reading November Coming To A Close

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The Ultimate Lesson; 4 Ways Life Challenged Me to be strong

#bloglikecrazy #Midlife #Life #Challenge Imagine for a moment…sitting in a chair in the dark all alone; your mind begins to wander through the ultimate lessons life challenges have brought your way. Which ones stick out to cause you to realize … Continue reading The Ultimate Lesson; 4 Ways Life Challenged Me to be strong

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Journaling at the end of the day!

#365daysofwriting #blogging #discoverwp #writing #fantasy As the long dreary day comes to an end, everyone is fast asleep. She relaxes near a window and begins to place her thoughts on paper. The day was full of conversations and images everywhere … Continue reading Journaling at the end of the day!

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Tangled up writer’s life!!

#bloggers #writers #photographer #life The Person Behind the Pen has been writing in journals since her teenage years. One of the Things this Midlife Woman Enjoys!!! About three years ago she deactivated her website of Encouragement and began an adventure … Continue reading Tangled up writer’s life!!

The Hidden Agenda Of Future Trip.

As I sit near a window, sipping a cup of tea and watching the birds fly in and out of the trees, my mind wonders to a future trip. This is a trip as no other, far from the life I live just for one week. Most beautiful cabin I have every seen with a lake and a bench just feet from the door. Room is full of lace and paintings and a cozy fire-place. The feel of fall will be in the air, so the fire place will be roaring at night.    Surrounded by books and silence is … Continue reading The Hidden Agenda Of Future Trip.

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Bridges of Life

A bridge forms a connection between two things. Age can be represented as bridges in our lifetime.  Certain ages connect who we are to whom we will become.           Steven Minardi ( photographer )  In a lifetime if you are giving the blessing of living past your sixties.  ( I lost my father when he was 62) you most certainly have crossed quite a few bridges.  Age 13 moves you from childhood to teenage years Age 18 moves you from teenage to adulthood years Age 40 moves you onto a path they call midlife years Age … Continue reading Bridges of Life

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Overwhelmed by Solitude

  At this stage of Midlife and being a caregiver for a spouse with lung disease I am always Overwhelmed with Solitude. There is two specific reasons for this Overwhelming feeling. First of all the sadness of future solitude. There are … Continue reading Overwhelmed by Solitude

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Over Half Century Old & A new fallen snow

March Prompts Imagine cold wintry night, snow is falling outside, the wind is brisk and whistling. Coyotes are howling in the distance. While inside a woman settles down for the night. A comfy chair in front of a roaring fire. As she … Continue reading Over Half Century Old & A new fallen snow

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Welcome To My New Adventure

  Welcome to New life during midlife! Wow midlife, I’m sure like myself if you’re in this stage of life there are changes all the time; some are exciting & some are down right scary.  Those changes are what we … Continue reading Welcome To My New Adventure