When she’s not traveling around the world – and even when she is – Lois Alter Mark blogs at Midlife at the Oasis. Lois won BlogHer Voices of the Year Awards in both 2012 and 2013, and is currently in the Top 7 of Blogger Idol. Lois blogs regularly for Huffington Post, and her work has been featured on the Erma Bombeck Writers Workshop, Project Eve and Queen Latifah.com. She is also a Shot@Life champion and went Down Under with Oprah on her Ultimate Australia Adventure. A native New Yorker, Lois now lives in San Diego, where she and her husband have turned into weather wimps who are still trying to find a decent slice of pizza.
Book your babysitter now because “The Best Of Me” opens on Friday and it’s the perfect movie for date night – or a girls’ night out. Nicholas Sparks’ movies are always major events, especially ... Read more
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TV Mom extraordinaire Marion Ross has played lots of mothers but will always hold a special place in many of our hearts as Mrs. C on Happy Days. Now that I’m in my 50′s, I was thrilled to go ... Read more
The other night, as we were getting ready to go out, my husband asked me once again if I really needed everything in my purse – a word I use loosely since the bag I carry is closer in size to a ... Read more