Nanine McCool: Standing Up to Tony Robbins for Women and #metoo

Two weeks ago, a friend of mine sent me a video from a Tony Robbins Unleash the Power Within event. It became a powerful pivot point in my life. As Tony Robbins shares in his “I’m Not Your Guru” Documentary, he likes to “shock” people out of their comfort zone to help them awaken. Mission … Continue Reading

Sleep! ZzzQuil Makes a Sequel

I’ve always had issues with falling asleep. I’ve proudly beaten other challenges in my life but sleep is one that remains a struggle – it’s the biggest risk I have to my health and my business. When Vicks ZzzQuil reached out to me and asked me to give their latest sleep product a try, I … Continue Reading

Fierce & Bold! By Order of the Chicy Blinders!

How many of you have, at some point in your life, been asked about your age? And how many of you have had the cliched reaction of “I’ll never tell.” Last question … How many of you have wanted to pull a Clark Gable and say, “Frankly my dear, I don’t give a damn!” We … Continue Reading

Saranghae Means “I Love You”

Last week, my yearlong “Ultimate Age Disruption Experiment” scheduled post was disrupted…by me! I quickly pivoted from the post I planned to a heartfelt post sharing what I’ve learned about Self Love…and continue to learn about Self Love. It’s a pretty simple concept that we have tended to complicate. Self Care is Self Love! As … Continue Reading

What I’ve Learned About Self Love

If you are anything like me, Self Love remains an elusive concept. It seems to be mastered by women I think of as awakened souls including Maya Angelou, Brene Brown, and Oprah to name a few. After a lot of work, I feel I’ve now got a better handle on it! What I’ve learned is … Continue Reading

Women’s Day Feature: Tricia Cusden, Look Fabulous Forever!

On this International Women’s Day, there are so many women who have touched my heart over the years and are deserving of being honored. One of them graced me with her presence recently on her whirlwind tour of Los Angeles. I am delighted to introduce you to a woman I deeply admire, at 70 years … Continue Reading

Disrupting Menopause … Naturally!

Midlife and beyond can be a powerful and transformative time in a woman’s life. It can also be quite challenging as a woman transitions from perimenopause to menopause.  My Ultimate Age Disruption Experiment enters its second month as I share my personal journey through Menopause. Guiding me along the Hormonal Highway is Leona West,  a … Continue Reading

Forever Fierce Day! Join the Revolution.

What does it mean to be FIERCE at Midlife? Exactly one year ago today, the Midlife Revolution began with an organic, grassroots campaign called The Fierce 50. Since that time, we’ve been humbled by the response and the evolution of a movement to disrupt the perception of women at midlife and beyond. In response to … Continue Reading

Shifting the Perspective on Midlife

It’s hard to believe it’s been less than a year since the launch of The Fierce 50 and the beginning of a Midlife Revolution! You have to be careful when a bunch of Midlife women get together to bring to life a crazy idea to empower older women and launch a full-blown Movement. The mission … Continue Reading

Healthy Hormones and the Farmer’s Market!

Disrupting aging begins from the inside out. What better way than with locally grown, organic produce, sprouted nuts, seeds, nut-butters, tart kefir and delicious raw butter and raw milk? Many women at Midlife recall the days of the weekly milkman (yes, I know I’m dating myself…and that’s the point!), ringing the doorbell, leaving a basket … Continue Reading