Relationships and Dating

November 16, 2015

Goodbye Marriage, Hello New Adventure

After thirty years of marriage, I find myself coming to the end of holy matrimony.  I have to say, on one hand, I would have never thought this could happen […]
February 18, 2016

Goodbye Valentine’s Day, Hello TV Dinner

If you know what “a TV dinner for Valentine’s Day,” is, then you are my age or older! I was in a bad mood just thinking about it…Valentine’s Day.  It […]
August 15, 2016

Essential Qualities in Friends

I don’t know about you, but I have gained and lost friends over the years: some by my choice and sometimes it’s been their decision.  While I have wonderful, long-term […]
September 21, 2016

Being Alone Vs. Being Lonely

I am an only child, so I have always been used to being alone.  And, I love being alone.  In my single years, I rented apartments that I could afford on […]
January 31, 2017

This Candle is a Man Magnet

I share desk space in an office of the first floor of a building, and last week one of my officemates had lit a candle that made the office smell […]
April 2, 2017
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Where Do I Fit In at Sixty?

  Being a newly single woman in my sixties leaves me a little untethered.  What I mean is that I don’t feel anchored, I don’t feel like I am the […]
August 14, 2017

Dating Site Photo Don’ts

These are what I used to call “Glamour Don’ts.”  They are photos that one would not want to represent them to the world.  However, men use them all the time […]
January 1, 2018
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More About Dating Sites Late in the Game

I have written about dating sites for us long-in-the-tooth girls before, but I wanted to revisit that topic at the beginning of a new year and I added some abbreviations […]
February 12, 2018
February is rough when you are sixty and single.

February: Rough Month for Women Who are Sixty and Single

February can be a rough month for women who are sixty and single.  I have never cared much for Valentine’s Day, whether I was in a relationship or not.  It […]