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How I Stay Fit + Reduce Belly Fat Over 50!

I’m 56 (almost 57) and I’ve always eaten a low fat diet and exercised regularly to stay fit. But now that I’m post-menopausal I’ve noticed a shift in how & where my body stores fat. . . it goes right to my belly!

So I’ve had to change my eating habits and move more to fight that aspect of the natural aging process.

Sleep Your Way to Younger-Looking Skin

1. Sleep on Your Back Did you know that resting your face on the pillow the same way every night for years leads to wrinkles? Called “sleep lines” or “sleep wrinkles”, they’re formed when skin creases during the night and eventually become etched onto the surface of the skin! I saw it happening …

This Week in Angie’s World

Saturday – The heat wave continues with temps reaching 98 again today, but the plants I bought for my patio pots are getting root-bound, so today’s the day! I’ll just try to stay in the shade and hydrate! Carrying all my heavy clay pots and the bags of potting soil from …

Mini Stretch Routine for Travel Weary Muscles

When I go on vacation I usually end up with sore shoulder, neck, and back muscles from sitting for long stretches on airplanes, sleeping in unfamiliar beds, and being away from my normal work-out routine. Even a day of shopping or sight-seeing puts a stain on a whole new set …

Healthy Aging ~ Exercise

As an aging woman there are so many reasons to get fit, stay fit and get all kinds of exercise. I have borderline high cholesterol and potential for heart disease, so I eat a low fat diet, and do regular work-outs incorporating aerobics. But I also include weight training, yoga and …