Tag: challenges of midlife

  • Midlife – Why Label it a Crisis?

    Midlife crisis is the most searched term under Midlife. It is an inaccurate term because most midlifers have a strong identity

  • Midlife – why label it a crisis?

    Midlife – why label it a crisis?

    Midlife crisis does not accurately describe midlifers as it is reflective of them expressing their true self. Our sense of identity is well developed by midlife and we are more secure in expressing ourselves.

  • The Half-Empty Nest

    The Half-Empty Nest

    When one of your children moves out of home it feels like a death – it is a loss, and you grieve for it like any other loss. It is not as acute as the death of a loved one but you still experience some of the same emotions

  • What’s with the Middle Aged Spread?

    We’ve all heard about the middle aged spread. Many of us in our 40’s and 50’s start to put on weight which seems to cling to our abdomen, hips and thighs. But why is that, and what can we do about it? I’ve always put weight straight on to my tummy. Looking at photos of […]

  • Midlife or Prime of our Lives?

    Midlife or Prime of our Lives?

    Midlife is a time of our lives when there are many challenges, such as health issues and grieving for parents, while at the same time it can bring joys such as financial freedom and grandchildren