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From parenting teens to aging gracefully, Midlife Matters covers all the topics keeping women in the middle years up at night. Join us to be encouraged and entertained on this journey through the middle years of life!

From parenting teens to aging gracefully, Midlife Matters covers all the topics keeping women in the middle years up at night. Join us to be encouraged and entertained on this journey through the middle years of life!

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United States

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From parenting teens to aging gracefully, Midlife Matters covers all the topics keeping women in the middle years up at night. Join us to be encouraged and entertained on this journey through the middle years of life!

Language:

English


Episodes

Summer To Do List | 185

6/29/2022
Today we're talking about our summer to do lists! Join us as we share what to read, what to cook, what to wear, and so much more! Links from today's episode What If It's Wonderful The Gospel Comes with a House Key The Chilbury Ladies' Choir The Kitchen Front I Was Told It Would Get Easier Ninja Foodie Machine Julie's mats Julie's paint Julie's frames Mindy's shorts Mindy's pants Julie's shoes Marie's dress #1 (couldn't find other two online) Mindy's podcast We'd love to hear...

Duration:00:56:29

The Premiere Importance of Relationships | 184

6/15/2022
Today we're talking about the rules to having and forming great relationships! In fact, experts say having good relationships is the number one, most important component of happiness. Join us as we discuss what we can all do to experience deeper and more meaningful connections with the people in our lives!

Duration:01:00:13

Mind Your Manners | 183

6/8/2022
Today we're talking about manners. Everyone has an opinion about these important niceties. What were you taught, what did you teach your kids, and what are you actually doing at the moment? Join us for laughter and fun as we tackle this touchy topic! Southern Living article I'm a fan recommendations Julie's Instagram recommendation Mindy's movie Marie's toaster We'd love to hear from you! Find us here: Instagram: Midlife Matters Podcast Website: midlifematterspodcast.com Email:...

Duration:01:00:10

Time for a Life Update | 182

6/1/2022
It's time for a life update! Join us as we talk about what we've been doing, how things are changing, and what the future holds! I'm a fan recommendations Julie's show Mindy's dry shampoo Marie's movie We'd love to hear from you! Find us here: Instagram: Midlife Matters Podcast Website: midlifematterspodcast.com Email: midlifematterspodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:55:48

Advice for Sticky Social Situations| 181

5/25/2022
Today we're doing our second advice show! There are sticky situations in all our lives and sometimes we need help figuring out how to navigate them with wisdom and kindness. Modern Miss Manners is here to guide us through with grace and humor! We'd love to hear from you! Find us here: Instagram: Midlife Matters Podcast Website: midlifematterspodcast.com Email: midlifematterspodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:57:29

Avoiding Anger, Resentment, and Worry | 180

5/18/2022
Today we're talking about avoiding anger, resentment, and worry. Join us as we discuss ways we're trying to dial back these emotions more quickly. Not an easy task, but one that's worth the effort for sure! Happy School by Julie Gordon I'm a fan recommendations Julie's fern Mindy's swimwear Marie's glasses We'd love to hear from you! Find us here: Instagram: Midlife Matters Podcast Website: midlifematterspodcast.com Email: midlifematterspodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:52:58

Travel Tips and Tricks | 179

5/11/2022
Today we're talking about travel! Julie is sharing tons of tips and tricks that will help make your next trip easier and more fun. Join us to learn how to plan, pack, and pass the time when you get to your special destination! I'm a fan recommendations Julie's game Mindy's app Marie's sandals We'd love to hear from you! Find us here: Instagram: Midlife Matters Podcast Website: midlifematterspodcast.com Email: midlifematterspodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:53:32

Mothering Ourselves Out of a Job | 178

5/4/2022
Today we're talking about mothering ourselves out of a job! As our kids get older, we find our roles changing and it's time to take a step back. Join us as we share the ways we're trying to do this. Sometimes we're more successful than others, but we'll eventually get there! We'd love to hear from you! Find us here: Instagram: Midlife Matters Podcast Website: midlifematterspodcast.com Email: midlifematterspodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:48:57

How to Love People Well | 177

4/27/2022
Today we're talking about loving people well. Cancel culture and cutting people out of our lives may be the fashion of the day, but is it healthy? Join us as we discuss how to love even in difficult situations. I'm a fan recommendations Julie's book We'd love to hear from you! Find us here: Instagram: Midlife Matters Podcast Website: midlifematterspodcast.com Email: midlifematterspodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:58:47

Military Wives and Mothers | 176

4/20/2022
Today we're talking about military wives and mothers. Join us as we discuss the unique challenges and joys of having a loved one serve their country. I'm a fan recommendations Carol's book Mindy's show Julie's shorts We'd love to hear from you! Find us here: Instagram: Midlife Matters Podcast Website: midlifematterspodcast.com Email: midlifematterspodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:50:38

How to Avoid Self Pity and Regret | 175

4/13/2022
Today we're talking about avoiding the emotional traps of self pity, failure and regret. Join us as we share when we find ourselves struggling with them and how we're learning to say no to their destructive influence in our lives. Happy School by Julie Gordon I'm a fan recommendations Mindy's shirt Julie's movie We'd love to hear from you! Find us here: Instagram: Midlife Matters Podcast Website: midlifematterspodcast.com Email: midlifematterspodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:57:43

Decluttering at the Speed of Life | 174

4/6/2022
Today we're talking about decluttering. Hot on the heels of our springtime and heirloom episodes, decluttering is the next logical step! Join us as we share how to pare down effectively and painlessly. We bet you'll even enjoy some laughter along the way! Decluttering at the Speed of Life by Dana White I'm a fan recommendations Julie's recipe Marie's eyeliner We'd love to hear from you! Find us here: Instagram: Midlife Matters Podcast Website: midlifematterspodcast.com Email:...

Duration:01:02:28

End of an Heirloom | 173

3/30/2022
Today we're talking about heirlooms and some no guilt ways to honor sentimental stuff. Join us as we share ways to sort through and use or display all the things we store that have special memories attached to them! I'm a fan recommendations Julie's magic eraser Mindy's candle Marie's show We'd love to hear from you! Find us here: Instagram: Midlife Matters Podcast Website: midlifematterspodcast.com Email: midlifematterspodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:42:59

Welcoming Spring with All Five Senses | 172

3/23/2022
Today we're welcoming spring with all five senses! Join us as we talk about what we're doing to make our homes and activities better reflect this fresh and beautiful time of year! I'm a fan recommendations Julie's decorating tutorials Marie's pillow covers We'd love to hear from you! Find us here: Instagram: Midlife Matters Podcast Website: midlifematterspodcast.com Email: midlifematterspodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:59:00

Happiness and Meaningful Work | 171

3/16/2022
Finding meaningful work that impacts others is one of the keys to happiness. Today we're talking about how we can use our gifts and talents to make a difference in the world. Join us as we talk about discovering your genius zone. It's that place where you love what you're doing so much that you lose track of time! Links in this episode Happy School by Julie Gordon I'm a fan recommendations Julie's recipe Mindy's purse Marie's car organizer We'd love to hear from you! Find us...

Duration:00:57:48

Listener Questions About Midlife Friendship | 170

3/9/2022
Today we're talking about friendship. So many midlife women say they're lonely and the past two years have been especially hard. Join us as we share when and why we've been lonely, what we've done about it, and where we hope to see our friendships in the future! Links in this episode Best Friends Forever: How Friendship Changes in Midlife The Key to Friendship with Laura Tremaine I'm a fan recommendations Mindy's book Julie's hot honey Marie's towels We'd love to hear from you! Find...

Duration:00:54:11

Let's Get to Know Each Other Better | 169

3/2/2022
Today's episode is a fun way to get to know both yourself and your friends better! Join us as we share our answers to some deep and not so deep questions! Links in this episode Discover Something New ep. 132 I'm a fan recommendations Julie's wallpaper Marie's tea kettle We'd love to hear from you! Find us here: Instagram: Midlife Matters Podcast Website: midlifematterspodcast.com Email: midlifematterspodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:50:25

Happiness and Habits | 168

2/16/2022
Today we're talking about the relationship between habits and happiness. Stopping self destructive habits gives us more time, insight, and energy to improve our lives. Join us as we share what habits we've been working on and the impact it's had on our own lives this month! Happy School: Where Women Learn the Secrets to Overcoming Discouragement and Worry by Julie Gordon I'm a fan recommendations Mindy's movie Marie's embroidery project We'd love to hear from you! Find us...

Duration:00:58:17

Midlife Marriage | 167

2/9/2022
Today we're talking about midlife marriage. There will naturally be ebbs and flows in connection over the years and all of us experience ups and downs in any long term relationship. Join us as we share what we've learned about our own marriages over the years and how we've grown and changed together! Links in today's episode Discover Something New - Midlife Matters Podcast episode 132 I'm a fan recommendations Julie's movie Marie's movie We'd love to hear from you! Find us...

Duration:00:59:14

Staying at Home with Older Kids | 166

2/2/2022
Today we're talking about staying at home with older kids. A listener sent us a great question on this topic! Join us as we share our experiences deciding to do this and some of the benefits we've seen over the years! I'm a fan recommendations Mindy's store Julie's recipe Marie's movie We'd love to hear from you! Find us here: Instagram: Midlife Matters Podcast Website: midlifematterspodcast.com Email: midlifematterspodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:53:13