Having Kids as an Older Mom

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My second child was born when I was thirty-five and I did not really think much about it at that age either until it was time to deliver


Get Pregnant Over 40 and Enjoy Motherhood at Its Best

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There are lots of success stories wherein age is not a hindrance if you really want to conceive. To get pregnant over 40 will entail a lot of factors.


The Sandwich Generation: 4 Ways To Prepare Yourself Now

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2011 was the year the term “sandwich generation” really hit home for the first time. It was the year I turned 51 and my son turned 5.


Mothers coping with their kids going to college

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Every parent dreams of the day that their child will make it into a great college and start the next phase of a fruitful education; few of them actually anticipate the day coming any time soon.


Telling Family and Friends About Your Over 40 Pregnancy

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Congratulations you’re expecting a baby! You’ve waited, prayed and are excited about your first baby. Whether you decide to tell the world or just secretly bask for a while in the wonder of future motherhood, here are a few pointers to prepare you in telling your big news.


When Friends Disappear

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My last post was about new mommy friends but some events recently led me to think about the friends that we already have, or should I say…had.


Becoming a Mom Over 40

Mom at Last

Either they wait until after they graduate from college or decide college and career can wait until their children are older. However, older women have children too. Having children at an older age has pros and cons


The Benefits of Midlife Parenting

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As an older mum myself, I can only perceive the benefits, but it is important to mention that age alone doesn’t predetermine your ability to be a good parent. You can be a great parent at 23 and a great parent at 63


Becoming a Mom over Age 40

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As a result, the ladies get married later in life or just choose to start a family once their affairs are in order, many times becoming a mom after age 40.


Pregnancy Tips for Later in Life Motherhood

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What’s your age and are you thinking of having a baby? Don’t Worry. You are not the only one who wants to have a baby at this age. Until the mid 30’s and 40’s, many women decided to delay their childbearing