midlife stories at Red Shutters Blog

The thing about entering your 40s is that you can let go of so.much.stuff. Things that bothered you, that took up all of your time in worry and anxiety don’t factor into your day-to-day life anymore. Of course, you may have wrinkles to contend with, but those are badges of honor, yes?

On Red Shutters, I write about life in the fourth decade and all of the questioning that goes along with being at the mid-life point, from birthday milestones and reflections on aging and beauty. Read on…

Birthdays…. 43, 42, 41, 40

Health…. Going in For Mammogram #2The First Mammogram

On Beauty

On Comparisons

Rear Views

Entering the Fourth Decade

Thoughts on Aging