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50 Great Things About Women Over 50

Why Women Over 50 Love Their Age
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Women Over 50 Have More Fun continued...

24. We've learned that being older is the perfect excuse to get out of something we didn't want to do anyway. -- WebMD: Clara38

25. You've learned to appreciate spontaneous humor, for it gives life a spicy flavor. You laugh a lot, and laugh out loud. You let the child within you play. You don't have to be "perfect" because no one's perfect. -- S. Mitchell

26. I am self-employed and having fun. I am taking classes at the local university and surprisingly made friends with students of all ages. -- WebMD: Edie90601

27. When you're over 50, you have the freedom to date for the fun of it. It's more about do we have chemistry and am I hot for him? -- J. Ganahl

28. We've discovered that we can act like teenagers whenever we feel like it, and people think it's nifty. -- WebMD: Clara 38

29. You're finally kid-free. For some people, that is very sad. But I don't know a single person who didn't come around to "look at all my free time. I can totally take art classes, I'm not tied to the carpool." -- J. Ganahl

30. You recognize that talent does not know age. You learn the value of taking risks, pushing your personal comfort level, reinventing yourself. -- S. Mitchell

31. At this age, almost all men are younger than you, so might as well date them. People look at you less askance for dating younger men. -- J. Ganahl

32. A woman over 50 will not lay next to you in bed and ask "What are you thinking?" She doesn't care what you think. -- A. Rooney

Women Over 50 Know What They Like

33. You learn to fuel your life from your inner wisdom, from your soul. Your life only works well if it's fueled from what's really true inside, not from what's current in magazines. -- C. Northrup

34. You might participate in a current trend, but what's true must be from what's in you. -- C. Northrup

35. Your sense of personal style comes together. After decades of experimenting, you learn what feels comfortable, what looks dazzling. -- J. Ganahl

36. If a woman over 50 doesn't want to watch the game, she doesn't sit around whining about it. She does something she wants to do. And, it's usually something more interesting. -- A. Rooney

37. You really have learned who you are as a person, what your likes and dislikes are. It makes life ever so much more pleasant and joyful and simpler when you know. The downside is, it makes it hard to find people to date because you're so much more selective. -- J. Ganahl

Women Over 50 Are Wise

38. At 50, you realize that life is big, much bigger than you ever knew. You see that life has this ability to be very healing, that the full implications of events aren't always evident. What you might think is awful can turn out to be a blessing. -- C. Northrup

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50 Great Things About Women Over 50

  1. 1.You speak your mind, and do what you want.
  2. 2.You don't worry about getting pregnant - at last!
  3. 3.You know that everything is just a "little" thing.
  4. 4.The #1 relationship in your life is with yourself.

The best thing about being 50 is: