Category: Personal Development & Career

how to stay motivated everyday in midlife
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You never know when you’ll be zinged with a lightbulb moment. The sudden, impactful, head-turning second that a seemingly unremarkable thing, like watching a Hallmark movie while getting in my steps for the day, turns into something that suddenly makes so much sense I have to “stop what I’m doing and write it down” kind of moment. Such was my Saturday afternoon at home, as I put myself through the walking workout paces to keep

Candi Randolph blogger with a purpose at Inspire My Style
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Blogging is such an interesting choice for a business and one that is dramatically different than other entities I have established in the past. I’ve been asking myself recently, “what in the world am I doing?” And I don’t mean to say that I think I’m crazy for heading in this direction (although some might think I am!) as much as wanting to keep myself on track with the goals and aspirations for this site.

Three words I'm not going to say as a confident woman
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As we mature, our perspective changes about ourselves and the world around us. We realize that our bodies are adjusting to midlife and our stuff is not what it used to be. Our days, weeks and months may have a vastly different look than in the past. Those inevitable changes can make us stronger, or cause us to question this new chapter in our lives. Are we excited? nervous? worried? anxious? full of anticipation? overwhelmed?

Why should we care about self development in midlife
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We’ve made it into our 50’s and 60’s, and for many, life has been eventful. I know it has for me. Not every minute of every day, of course, but my life has definitely included some exhilarating highs, some deep valleys and a variety of memorable experiences. At this point in life we may be thinking, “what happens now?” For some, retirement may be quickly approaching or perhaps has already taken place. Traveling, down sizing,

5 things I must have in my life - finding purpose in life after 50
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When I decided to create a post about the 5 most important things to have in my life as a woman over 50, I really didn’t have any preconceived notion about what that list would include. But it would be easy-peasy to put that together, right? I mean, we all have important things to learn in life, essentials that we’ve come to depend upon that are a part of our daily life and we would