I posted this article because I couldn’t have said it better. Take 5 and check it out, I think you will enjoy the wisdom. Enjoy, ME
Many of us have learned that happiness is a skill and a choice.
By Mary Pipher
Dr. Pipher is a clinical psychologist.
In America, ageism is a bigger problem for women than aging. Our bodies and our sexuality are devalued, we are denigrated by mother-in-law jokes,
and were rendered invisible in the media. Yet, most of the women I know describe themselves as being in a vibrant and happy life stage.
We are resilient and know how to thrive in the margins. Our happiness comes from self-knowledge, emotional intelligence, and empathy for others.
Follow the link for the rest of the article. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/12/opinion/sunday/women-older-happiness.html