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Thrill Seeking After 50 Makes Life More Meaningful

I realize I’m missing out by playing things so safe in my 50s. Life is short. I’m as young as I’ll ever be. Why not take a little risk and get out of my comfort zone, just for the thrill of it? I start with a ride on a motorized scooter in San Diego.

22 Fun Ideas for Your Summer Bucket List

How can it be July already? Summer is flying by and there are so many things Laura and I want to squeeze in, especially after being cooped up for so long. This week we share our bucket lists for July and August. What are you looking forward to doing this summer? Laura’s Summer Bucket List…

Marjie Loves her Beautiful Morning Walk in Chicago (photos)

I live in a highrise, so to walk my dog Phoebe, I have to get fully dressed and ride the elevator down 16 floors. My neighborhood is very busy but our morning walk is surprisingly serene—filled with abundant nature and gorgeous views. We only have to cross one street on this 1.2 mile walk, thanks to the best shortcut in Chicago. I love starting the day this way. Let Phoebe and me tour you around our ‘hood.

The Trendiest Dress of Summer Isn’t for Every Body

Whether you call it a hippie dress, prairie dress or nap dress, this summer’s hot trend is focused on comfort, a blessing for those of us who’ve packed on extra pounds during quarantine. Laura and I set out to find our perfect flowy summer dresses. Only one of us succeeded.

Laura Loves… An Art Fair

It’s summer in the city, and we can’t wait to hit this year’s art fairs, garden walks and neighborhood street fairs. Here’s why Laura loves the Old Town Art Fair.

Finding the Perfect Summer Lipstick

Masks are off and lipstick is on, but after a year of nothing but chapstick, our old lip colors seemed too heavy. Here’s how we found our perfect post-Covid summer shades.

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