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Buckle up on a journey with Susan S. Warner as she works to live her best life. After experiencing catastrophic family loss, she decided to embark on a journey of self-discovery, self-actualization and ultimately working to live her life-her way. Follow her on a road that is sometimes painful, often amusing and frequently inspirational. From learning to appreciate her own company, to dating and relationships, Susan gives us insight and motivation to move forward to enjoy life to its fullest.

Buckle up on a journey with Susan S. Warner as she works to live her best life. After experiencing catastrophic family loss, she decided to embark on a journey of self-discovery, self-actualization and ultimately working to live her life-her way. Follow her on a road that is sometimes painful, often amusing and frequently inspirational. From learning to appreciate her own company, to dating and relationships, Susan gives us insight and motivation to move forward to enjoy life to its fullest.

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United States

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Buckle up on a journey with Susan S. Warner as she works to live her best life. After experiencing catastrophic family loss, she decided to embark on a journey of self-discovery, self-actualization and ultimately working to live her life-her way. Follow her on a road that is sometimes painful, often amusing and frequently inspirational. From learning to appreciate her own company, to dating and relationships, Susan gives us insight and motivation to move forward to enjoy life to its fullest.

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English


Episodes

Episode 14 – Can You Love Two People At The Same Time?

9/26/2022
Widows and widowers often find themselves in a very unpredictable love triangle. They are finally ready to move forward with a new partner in their lives but they know deep down in their hearts that they still love the person they lost. Often, people keep these feelings to themselves because they want to live a full life with a new companion. However, they cannot deny the experience they are feeling. They are usually forced to suppress it. Susan Warner is going to explore this topic in...

Duration:00:27:27

Episode 13 – Is A New Marriage Right For Everyone Who Has Lost A Spouse?

9/12/2022
Getting married again after being widowed is a controversial topic. It’s an interesting, complex decision. What’s important is whether a new marriage is right for everyone. It’s a new world out there and the reasons why people hurried to get married again years ago, after losing a spouse or divorce, do not necessarily apply today. Let's have this discussion…

Duration:00:31:54

Episode 12 – Exploring Guilt Emotions

8/29/2022
Why do some men and women harbor guilt about moving on after losing a spouse? That’s a topic worth exploring because there are too many people crippled by it. Not everyone needs or wants a new partner after losing the one they had, but those that pursue often speak about managing their guilt. We are addressing those who are paralyzed by emotions that prevent new relationships. It’s very important to understand the dynamics of guilt so widows and widowers or those divorced can make meaningful...

Duration:00:25:33

Episode 11 – David

8/15/2022
This is going to be one of Susan’s most difficult podcasts to produce. It’s about the death by suicide of her son David. It’s one thing to discuss moving forward after experiencing the death of her son and then her husband Michael. It’s totally another to discuss losing a child. August 18th is the FIFTH anniversary of her son’s death. Talking about David is Susan’s way of keeping him close and very much a part of her life. He was a good son, smart, charismatic, kind and loving. David was 4...

Duration:00:29:49

Episode 10 – Does BFF Really Mean Forever?

7/25/2022
If you are like Susan, you take your friendships seriously. Your friends can be like family to you. You feel like your life is safe and secure because you can count on a circle of friends for support. Different friends play different roles in your life. You do the same for them. Then, your world gets turned upside down when you lose a spouse or a child or get divorced or end a relationship. The delicate balance in friendships can also be disrupted. All of a sudden you start to see cracks in...

Duration:00:29:30

Episode 9 – Routines and Disciplines

7/11/2022
Our last podcast gave you insight into Susan's very difficult journey. She is quick to affirm that this was a rough road fashioned with an over-arching desire to move forward. But it wasn't easy. Susan firmly believes that people do not have to get caught in a cycle of profound sadness and depression if they discover that there is more out there to live for. Even though there have been many dark days since her son and husband's deaths, Susan decided early on that she was going to try to...

Duration:00:24:04

Episode 8 – A Necessary Reflection

6/27/2022
In all of our past podcasts, Susan Warner has talked about moving forward, not beyond, when you lose someone you love. To many of Susan’s followers, her confidence and desire to live the best possible life, may seem like she possesses an inner strength that they do not. She stresses that never in this journey has it been entirely easy or uncomplicated. It’s time that she talked about her past, and what it was like in the early days after the death of her son and then, soon after, the death...

Duration:00:26:20

Episode 7 – Laugh At Yourself – It Is So Much Easier Than Crying

6/13/2022
She says, "There are dark times and sad times, but, in wanting to go on, the revenge is to live my best life." Susan comments, "I made the conscious decision to live and to move forward." She knew there was another chapter, a right turn. Chapter 2. Self-image, projection of one's self and caring can promote better mental health. You get what you give and being your best person will promote better responses from the world at large. Smile, give directions, be aware of the person that you are....

Duration:00:44:15

Episode 6 – Who Zippers Your Dress?

5/31/2022
Silver Lining. Very few people who are widowed would ever admit that they can experience a new found independence in their solo life. Susan Warner talks about this repressed emotion because everyone needs to understand it’s quite normal to suddenly realize, “You answer to no one and you may be able to enjoy it. There is nothing to feel guilty about. This is all part of the healing process.” Susan quickly points out that she would do anything to bring back her husband and live the life she...

Duration:00:33:36

Episode 5 – Use Your Words

5/16/2022
Susan opens up about the importance of conversation and verbal exchange in relationships over 50. Not just the obvious, but talking about finances, friendships, likes and dislikes and even in the bedroom. Dating after 50 does not need to be defined by texts and emails - in fact, she believes it is most successful when the lost art of communication is used. Say what you mean and say what you want.

Duration:00:24:20

EPISODE 4 – “Blended Families” After 50

5/2/2022
This episode discussing “blended families” is a “must listen” to anyone who is 50 years of age or older and is thinking about dating a person with adult children. Blending families with adult children is about acceptance, relationships and understanding. It touches on respect, finances and abandoning preconceived notions of "evil stepparents" and embracing a parent's happiness. Before you get in too deep, let me explain that this can add a complication to a relationship, and yet be rewarding...

Duration:00:46:04

Episode 3 – Take Control Of Your Social Life

4/18/2022
If you want to start dating in the digital age then consider embracing online dating apps. After persuasion from her daughter, Susan Warner signed up almost two years after her husband died. Although it wasn't her move of choice, she understood the nuances and importance of dating online. You may get a few friends who are willing to make introductions, however, it will be difficult to depend on that to fill your social calendar. The good news is that dating apps will give you the...

Duration:00:17:20

Episode 2 – Trophy Wife Has A Whole New Meaning After 60

3/28/2022
Listen to this. Susan Warner defines "trophy wife" or "trophy girlfriend" with an entirely new spin. She believes men have evolved after 60 and approach trophy, not as the modelesque six-foot blonde, but as a woman on their arm that is smart, witty, well-read and/or well turned out. Men are falling in love with a woman and her orbit-not solely judging her on her physical appearance. As a man and woman age, their needs, desires and wants become different from their younger selves. Beauty...

Duration:00:19:49

Episode 1 – Maybe she is the real life Carrie Bradshaw?

3/13/2022
Some like to impersonate Carrie Bradshaw with their fantastic and outlandish clothing and vast closets. Even Sarah Jessica Parker pretends to be Carrie Bradshaw when she dresses to walk the red carpet. However, there is one gal in all of NYC who, if he knew her, should have been the muse for Darren Star. Let me introduce you to Susan S Warner, the adorable, petite blond who at 58 lost her handsome and extraordinary husband to cancer and six months prior, her wonderful son, 32, to death by...

Duration:00:31:33