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Articles, Apps and Podcasts

Podcast – This is Fifty

App:  Insight Timer (meditations to soothe your soul!)

Prime Women Redefining the Over 50 Woman

Do Networking Events Move the Needle for Women?

Maria Shriver’s Sunday Paper

The Inventive Life Post 50

Females Founders Are Changing the World. Please Stop Calling Them “Mompreneurs”


Breaking The Habit of Being Yourself:  How to Lose Your Mind and Create a New One by Dr. Joe Dispenza

Dare to Lead by Brene Brown

Daring Greatly by Brene Brown

The Untethered Soul by Michael A. Singer

Confessions of a Recovering Helpaholic by Margery Miller (member)

The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

The Gift of Crisis by Susan Mecca (member)

This Land of Strangers: The Relationship Crisis That Imperils Home, Work, Politics, and Faith by Robert E. Hall

The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander

New Power by Jeremy Heimans and Henry Timms

The Four-Fold Way by Angeles Arrien

Outrageous Openness by Tosha Silver

Failing Forward by John Maxwell

You Are a Bad Ass by Jen Sincero

Crossing the Unknown Sea by David Whyte

Goddesses Never Age by Christiane Northrup

The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz

Headstrong — Surviving a Traumatic Brain Injury without Losing My Mind by Donna Valentino (member)

Heartstrong — Overcome Obstacles and Life Life to the Fullest by Donna Valentino (member)

Getting to Yes by Roger Fisher and William L. Ury

Brag!:  The Art of Tooting Your Own Horn without Blowing It by Peggy Klaus

Switchers:  How Smart Professionals Change Careers – and Seize Success by Dr. Dawn Graham

Bulletproof Your Career by Patricia Romboletti

Stepping Out of Line:  Lessons for Women Who Want It Their Way . . . In Life, In Love, and At Work by Nell Merlino

A Fearless Heart:  How the Courage to Be Compassionate Can Transform Our Lives by Thupten Jinpa

The Artist’s Way by Julia Cameron

Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert

Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain:  The Definitive 4th Edition by Betty Edwards

The Snow Child:  A Novel by Eowyn Ivey

Quiet Mind Epic Life:  Escape The Status Quo & Experience Prosperity Now by Matthew Ferry

Women Who Run with the Wolves by Clarissa Pinkola Estes

Golf in the Kingdom by Michael Murphy

Don’t Push the River:  It Flows by Itself by Barry Stevens

When God Was a Woman by Merlin Stone

In the Flow of Life by Eric Butterworth

Anatomy of the Spirit: The Seven Stages of Power and Healing by Caroline Myss

Retirement Your Way — The No Stress Roadmap for Designing Your Next Chapter and Loving Your Future by Gail M. McDonald & Marilyn L. Bushey

Getting Love Right:  Learning the Choices of Healthy Intimacy by Terence T. Gorski

Who Moved My Cheese?  by Spencer Johnson

The Voice in the Wind by Carla Neff Gordan

The Dragon Doesn’t Live Here Anymore by Alan Cohen

4-Hour Work Week by Tom Ferriss

Art of Possibility by Rosamund Stone & Benjamin Zander

God on your Own by Joseph Dispenza

Heal Your Body by Louise Hay

Intentions at Work by Ann Ranson (member)

Letters to the Scattered Brotherhood by Mary Strong

Living with the End in Mind by Erin Tierney Kramp & Douglas H. Kramp

Now Discover Your Strengths by Marcus Buckingham & Donald Clifton

On Death & Dying by Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

Peace is the Way by Deepak Chopra

Power of Decision by Raymond Charles Barker

Power Through Constructive Thinking by Emmet Fox

Something More. Excavating Your Authentic Self by Sarah Ban Breathnach

The Alchemist by Paul Coelho

The Game of Life by Florence Scovell Shinn

The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran

The Science of Mind by Ernest Holmes




I Am not an Easy Man

Hearts Beat Loud — loved it!

RBG – loved it!! — saw it twice!!!

On the Basis of Sex

I Feel Pretty — Amy Schumer gave us some really important things to think about!

Given (Netflix)

Hector and the Search for Happiness (Netflix)

Juanita (Netflix)

Italian for Beginners (Amazon video)

Bread and Tulips (Amazon video)

Stranger Than Fiction (not sure where to find it!)




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