What happens before The Sex

   It’s time! Our libidos are in sync, and DH and I are going to have SEX! I go to the bedroom first and DH follows later, giving his Cialis time to kick in and giving me time to, well,…

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Why I love fireplace season

   The biting wind reminded me that fall was on its way out, soon to be replaced by winter snow and cold rain. DH shuffled through the back door, arms full of wood for the wood stove. Soon, sultry heat…

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Things we think about that our kids do not

   Let’s face it. Over 50, we start feeling our age just a little. Granted, our brains are still 25-years-old. So I was thinking about this dichotomy: things that a 50-year-old thinks about which would not even occur to a…

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Having sex well into her sixties

   DH was watching TV and waited while I thoroughly kissed him all over his face. I  wanted to do so much more than kiss. The conversation went like this: DH: You realize I’m being really patient right now… DW:…

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Beer30: How talking saved our marriage

   We call it beer30. It’s the time of day that DH and I get together and talk for about an hour. We do this almost every day before dinner. He has an IPA craft beer and I have red…

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The head turner with the silver hair

   On a whim, I posted this on social media: “For the past few years, I have told my hairdressers to let the grey show. We call the silver strands ‘platinum highlights.’ Dyeing them away is a losing battle, after…

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