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Awesome 2 & 1/2 Day Vacation

Hey Awesome ones, Now I know a 2 & 1/2 day vacation (especially when it takes 3 hours to get to the resort) seems like a waste of time and money but believe me, it was worth it! As I write this blog my mind drifts back to that wonderful relaxing time and the...

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Need to Get Away Now? Here’s some help…

Sometimes it just hits you... I'VE GOT TO GET AWAY! That's what happened to us when we took our 2 & 1/2 day vacation. If that's happening to you, we've partnered up with ... Hotels.com: The Obvious Choice. Book now and save! We hope it helps you get a few dollars...

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Top 10 MAKEUP MISTAKES for Mature Women

Hey Awesome ones, So although we all know that true beauty comes from the inside, I'm noticing that some mature, over 50 women must be following some of the younger women videos or having a mall makeup counter person put on a make-up that looks...well... too made-up....

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Sometimes you just have to TREAT YOURSELF

Hey Awesome ones, We've all heard the word "self-care". Many times we're so busy that we don't even stop to think that this word might be shouting at us to pay attention! Today I worked til 5:15 p.m. (it's a Saturday). I just loaded a new You Tube video and I had the...

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Get a blender similar to what we like to use

So if you're looking for a great blender, here's the make that we use. There are several styles and colors available. I know it's a bit pricey but I've learned that smelling a burning motor on old cheaper blenders meant that the cost of the worn out cheap ones could...

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Quick Less-Foundation Makeup Tips for Natural Mature Look

Hey Awesome ones, As a former 80s model here's a video for tips on applying a less-foundation, NATURAL LOOK MAKEUP. If you're like me, you don't want to spend a lot of time applying a heavy liquid foundation. After all as mature women we've got things to do...people...

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Awesome Trip to Wine Country

Hey Awesome ones, Good wine and good friends made for the perfect weekend for Bill and I a few days ago. We were invited to enjoy a Chef's prepared 5 course dinner with wine parings in amongst the barrels in a top winery cellar followed by an outdoor concert...

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My 1st Fashion Video

Hey Awesome ones, I thought I would share with you 5 of my GO-TO OUTFITS for SUMMER, FALL & SPRING. I know many of us women have a hard time trying on some of the high fashion lookbook styles or designer brands that cater to the under 20 year olds or to the under...

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Bill’s Yorkie, Another Soulmate?

Hey Awesome ones? Do you also have an AMAZING CONNECTION WITH YOUR DOG OR PET? We hope this short, less than a minute,  video puts a smile on your face or makes you laugh as Bill and his little dog seem to understand each other. There's no question that dogs are man's...

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My Top 10 Summer Staycation Ideas for your Home-Town

Hey awesome ones, Whether you're planning a few mini vacations near where you live or simply need to find something close-by to fit into this year's budget, I've got my Top Ten Summer Stay-cation ideas for you. #1.  Get a day pass to a nearby hotel pool. Most people...

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Join Bill & Heather on their “Life Starts Now” Videos

Hey Awesome ones, Bill and I have taken the plunge & STARTED A YOUTUBE CHANNEL that we're hoping you will consider subscribing to. We've invested in setting up a studio, getting the right cameras, lighting and even a GOPro. Check out our intro video as we want to...

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Road Trip to a Once-In-A-Lifetime EVENT

Hey Awesome ones, Remember when you used to pack sandwiches, soda, snacks and put on some great tunes for a much anticipated ROAD TRIP? Well about 6 months ago Bill and I decided that we wanted to go to a once-in-a-lifetime event in Ottawa to Canada's 150th birthday...

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This Summer, Your Chair Awaits

Hey Awesome ones, There's a line in a song that says "We only get so many Summers" and it's so true when you think of it. That's why this blog is about" the chair that is waiting for you". Somewhere this Summer, if you're paying attention, you'll find it beckoning to...

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Sometimes we need to Share our Big Beautiful Smile

Hey Awesome ones, I have to admit that some of the news lately has affected my daily life. It's hard not to shed a tear, worry or even obsess about some of the stories and events that we see and hear on a daily basis. Whether you're in your 20's, 30's, 40's or over 50...

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My First Beauty Video

Hey Awesome ones, here's my very 1st beauty video for mature, hooded, downturn eyes with the do's and don'ts for a daytime eye makeup application. Hope you enjoy it!

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To all the Awesome Moms, a Love Letter

To all the AWESOME MOMS out there, here's my LOVE LETTER TO YOU... Whether you're a Mom over 50, in your 20's, 60's or 90's as I'm a Mom myself I want to send out an attitude of gratitude. Here's to all the Moms who receive the frantic calls from babysitters, teachers...

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Going for Passion, Purpose and Phew, I’m a bit Nervous!

Hey awesome ones, Have you ever dreamt that there's another way to live your life, the entrepreneurial road less traveled? Well Bill and I are taking the plunge with Awesome over 50. We've already invested quite a bit of time into it since September (OMG that's 9...

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Here Comes the Sun

Hey Awesome ones, It could be the beginning of warmer weather in the northern climates but I like to think of "here comes the sun" as an analogy for HOPE, WELL BEING and a BRIGHTER FUTURE ahead. I believe you're never too old to begin a new chapter in your life and...

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Making Memories with The Kids

Hey Awesome over 50's, We call them mother/daughter days but they could be father/son or any other version of a special day to bond with your children. As we look back in our memories it's the moments where we shared a special bond that we keep in our hearts....

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Are you Sharing your “Awesome over 50” Journey?

Hey Awesome over 50's,  allow me to introduce my husband Bill. I'm sharing my "Awesome over 50" journey with someone who has been my soulmate for 20 years. If you have been fortunate to find yours, please do a shout-out here and share why you know he or she is your...

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My Top 10 Things to Welcome Spring

Here are my top 10 things to do to "Welcome Spring" 1.Jazz up the Pantry… It's outdoor cooking time again! Time to get out to the home shows, neighborhood gourmet shops and stock up on all the newest sauces, marinades and cooking ingredients. Try to make a meal from a...

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