On a daily basis I find myself thinking how great life is for me right now. At 45 I can say that I am where
Tomorrow I’m having a biopsy on my left breast and I’m absolutely petrified. Not so much from the procedure itself (although I cringe when I
***SWEEPSTAKES*** One lucky Rocking Over 40 will win an OttLite Lamp. See details at the end of this post. Most of the time I feel
I noticed lately that when I get together with girlfriends we spend a good amount of time whining, complaining, bitching and moaning about the perils
Last month I attended the Weallgrow Latina Influencer conference and Neutrogena was one of the main sponsors. They pampered me nonstop and made me feel
We all have an inner goddess at our disposal. Do you know what yours is like? Mine is fierce. She is abundance. She is creativity.
When I first became a mom, I was astonished at how many products there were to assist new parents. I quickly discovered all these wonderful
The other day I was sitting at the dining room table with my sons. We were each doing our thing – they were doing homework,
YOUR CHOICE WORD FOR THE YEAR As the new year made its grand entrance, I started seeing many people post their choice word for the
Start your new year off right by embracing these 5 New Year’s mid-life resolutions.
As Thanksgiving weekend comes to a close, I finally had a chance to sit with a warm cup of coffee and contemplate a few things.
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If you have kids at home you know how hard it can be to control what they watch online, even when you use parental control
The other day while I was driving to work, Alanis Morissette’s “You Oughta Know” song came on and I was transported to my 20s and
Do you feel less sexy, less confident, or less passionate with each passing decade? Have you felt irrelevant or invisible since you’ve hit middle age?
Many of us Rocking Over 40 women are moms to tweens and teens. We know all too well that during this time, our kids start
You know how people always say kids’ minds are like sponges? That there is no limit to how much they can learn and absorb? I’ve
The grass is greener on the other side (of the fence). Is it really? I was young when I first heard this saying, and while
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How beautiful was that total solar eclipse today? Our sun, which is normally so reliable was suddenly stained black by the mysterious moon. For a
This is a compensated post in collaboration with Clean & Clear and #WeAllGrowLatina Network. Every day it seems, my soon to be 13-year-old son surprises
Learn what these Rocking Over 40 women are naming this chapter of their lives.
I survived being with my kids all summer long. Here’s what I learned.
I used to hate being alone, I dreaded it big time. Being in my home cooped up by myself used to make me uncomfortable and
(This is article #3 in our #RockYourSelfie series, to see previous articles click here and here) They say that women grow more insecure with the way
(This is article #2 in our #RockYourSelfie series, to see article #1 click here) I think it’s really common to react with shock and dismay
(This is article #1 in our #RockYourSelfie series) I remember one day at work not too long ago when a 25-year old co-worker wanted to
By Kara Martinez Bachman Dear Diary, Today we found a purple swimsuit at Lerner’s. I just gave up on my diet. That’s because I could
Have I got a treat for you! I love supporting other fellow Rocking Over 40 women. That is why I’m very excited to announce that
It’s time to start a Rocking Over 40 “selfie” movement. I’m not a huge fan of selfies myself, but I’ve noticed that women over 40
My 12-year old son loves any type of challenge, whether it’s the mannequin challenge, or the ice bucket challenge, or the try not to laugh
If not, you are missing out on one of life’s greatest pleasures. You see, dolce far niente is the Italian art of doing NOTHING. Yes,
They say that people’s personalities change drastically over time. According to the longest-ever human character study done at the University of Edinburgh, “a 77-year old
As a young girl I had big dreams and many things that I was passionate about. I loved gymnastics and wanted to be just like
My mom made my life easy and I am very blessed to have the mom that I have. She took great care of me and
Do you know exactly when you became an adult? That defining moment that declared itself to you loud and clear – I’m an adult now!
Life is noisy. I am constantly bombarded with intrusive noises and sounds all the time, whether it’s from planes, cars, sirens, alarms, smartphones, or my
When I was 20 my boyfriend at the time told me that I had a “sheltered” life. I never really asked what he meant exactly
Do you ever feel like something is missing from your life or you simply wish you could have more of something, whatever that may be?
With a husband, two rambunctious boys ages 6 and 12, and zero daughters, life at my home ain’t pretty or dainty. Smelly shoes, disorder, chaos,
Latinas who are rocking over 40 are among the most underrepresented groups in the U.S. If you look at popular media and important and powerful