For Women in our 50s, 60s & Beyond

This is a site where we honor the life work of the women around us - our mothers, grandmothers, sisters and daughters. Without them there would be no past, present or future.

Our Sisters, Ourselves

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Our Autumn Reading List

by amy on 09/22/2013

With the season turning to autumn, it’s time to make a list of new book titles as well as old favorites that Paul and I want to snuggle up with on chilly evenings to read. Our book shelves are filled with eclectic titles written by authors whom we met at INATS (International New Age Trade […]


In Memory of Debbie Ford

by amy February 18, 2013 A Woman in Winter
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I first met Debbie Ford through her sister, Arielle.  I had gotten to know Arielle when I was still running my print magazine, Equinaut, and Arielle was a guest writer.  When Debbie’s book, The Best Year of Your Life: Dream It, Plan It, Live It debuted, I wanted to review it. That was my first introduction […]

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The Colorado Springs Balloon Classic

by Debra Frick August 31, 2012 Coming of Age in Our 50s
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By Debra L. Frick The air is cool and crisp on my cheek as I walk into the park. This will be my family’s 32nd year of waking up early and going to the park to watch the most beautiful sight in the world. Over the years it has become a family tradition and a […]

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Our Daughters – an Extension of Ourselves

by amy August 11, 2012 Coming of Age in Our 50s

Who am I? I’m no longer my mother’s daughter. She has passed. Upload/Insert I am my daughters’ mother. For that I am very proud. I would like to be their confidant and perhaps their friend, now that they are older. As I watch them grow to adulthood, I realize they have become an extension of […]

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Kimberly Sharples, featured artist

by amy July 22, 2012 Our Sisters, Ourselves
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Kimberly grew up in a small town in Eastern Nebraska and moved to Colorado Springs in 1997.  She is a professional photographer, artist and jewelry designer as well as a wife, mother and grandmother. Kimberly has won numerous awards for her photography, some of which include: The Colorado Balloon Classic, Pueblo Art Guild, PAG/SCPS Photography Show, […]

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