Midyear, Midlife Blogger Updates

The next few days are all about updating pages on the blog and setting goals to finish 2019. On this Wednesday evening I have freshen up the following pages: Person Behind The Pen Living Naturally At Midlife Culinary Adventures The past few months I have faced many challenges in life and some are still happening. 

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Reviews Of Favorite Books In Personal Library.

    Good morning, The above picture is a small idea of my cookbook library. These are located in the kitchen, so to utilize daily. The remainder of cookbooks and other personal books are located on shelves in the guestroom closet. Except for books pertaining of bartending information, which in this post I will share

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Six Simple (But Important) Things To Remember About A Brand New Free.

As my caregiver days narrow towards a whole different way of life, there are six simple ( but important) things to remember about a brand new free. Free>>>: enjoying personal freedom : not subject to the control or domination of another Solitude Impossible Artificial Love Born 2 Fly Self-Care Bridges of Life Continue Solitude: ,after

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Journaling Has Become A Way Of Life!!

As I sit here tonight, sipping red wine and thinking about the past few month, I think about how Journaling and writing has consumed my life. Tangled up writer’s Life, is so close to perfect description still. It seems as everything that can stop you from writing happens these days. The person behind the pen,

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Curious Confused Ghost and Flat Screen TV.

“ July 2019 Writing Prompts“ As the man walked pass the dark tall building, he thought he heard the sounds of a hockey game and then silence, then “Goal” and then silence once again. Curiosity won and he walked towards the dark tall building to peak inside. “A building, a confused ghost, a flat screen

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July Prompts She was the sun that entered his late night relaxing time as he played on Dangerous devices that most people see as their world in the palm of their hands. Twilight dreams became something unexpected, A shattered existence is how the fantasy ends.

Sky Full Of Lights, Summer Closing Soon

The lights in the sky were signs of the end of another summer break. I truly hope your 4th of July was as relaxing and enjoyable as mine was this year. Listen to the video and you will hear the excitement of my grandson and you will recognized the exciting relaxing sounds of country life

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Lynn Messer’s Death Certificate: What it does and doesn’t say

Originally posted on Spiritual Battles:
The team for Lynn’s prayer vigil is preparing for Monday night. We’ve been hearing from many of you that you plan on attending. The forecast for Monday has changed multiple times over the last few days and right now it looks clear, but with all the pop-up thunderstorms and rain…

Blog Six Months Review; Appreciation!!

Three years ago I started Newlifeduringmidlife. Blog, I have definitely learned and experimented with several methods. Writing is probably my second passion, cooking being my first, although writing is moving fast into the #1 passion. I wanted to do a six months review of 2019 and send all followers and readers a Huge Thank you

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The hum of the distant mower gave her a thought.

The memory of a father always returns; her father was an avid gardener and rather enjoyed making his yard beautiful!! He mowed and weeded and harvested fantastic gardens each year. Every time she passes by a well kept yard, the memory of a father returns and first thought crosses her mind is , now there

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Bloggers of all kinds; Sharing The Love in June!

Hopefully you are as calm and relaxed as the fellow in the picture. Unlike most of us who watched game 6 of the Stanley Cup last night. OMG what a game and what a season!!
If you are looking for writing inspiration or Prompts or even something on the midlife subject these blogs are always full of resources!!!

Summertime is especially important to Live Healthy

Hello to my followers, Welcome back!! I hope your staying cool or warm depending where you are from or visiting today. Summertime is especially important to live healthy. As I expressed on Living Naturally I do attempt to live as natural as possible. I have already received compliments about my skin and age. In future

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Summertime Fashion!!! Revealing I am a fan!

Today on this midlife blog I reveal that I am a fan of fashion blogs!!  I love the colors of 2019 and although I do NOT have the pleasure of shopping to my hearts content ( honestly I’m not sure a woman’s 💝 can be content with just shopping). I wanted to share 2 blogs

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A Writer’s Frustration!

Dear fellow #bloggers/#writer’s, #bloggers #Writer’s #blogging #family #devices I ask is there anything more frustrating than your favorite writing device to go out; when your mind is full of posts to share? Especially when the nest is empty of all those smart-ass teenagers that can walk up to your home desk and say here let

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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 shutting down?  The third course in April Wine’s Just Between You and Me,  states these lyrics

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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 form of writing (or creative work). Explore the word and its opposite … challenge your

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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 lessons in my mind. Today I will share thoughts on 3 of the Widow’s during

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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 Future. Remembering the conversations of recent times and drifting off with fantasies of events in

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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 has not really ever been a bowl of cherries and challenges of Love and disappointment 

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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 little faster these days even with changes to his diet and routine.  Being Overwhelmed by

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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 of loved ones passing away also friends walking away all wash down the drain until…

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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 people on an average during the week. Some of those people I could just as

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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 and the day before laying her to rest next to my father…I had to clean

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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 are; writer’s, chef’s, quitters, crafters or even plant enthusiasts. I #challenge you to share and

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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 all day long starts the night before. My #1 Priority is to wake-up and walk

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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 on the sailboat for a day on the water and picnic on the island. Two

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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 of Life Her Journey Is Complete The Fallen Angel A lifetime of laughter could have

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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 stares into the roaring fire it comes to her mind, She is about to turn

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