The Resource 50 after 50 : how trying new things can change your life, Maria Leonard Olsen, (electronic resource)

50 after 50 : how trying new things can change your life, Maria Leonard Olsen, (electronic resource)

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50 after 50 : how trying new things can change your life
Title
50 after 50
Title remainder
how trying new things can change your life
Statement of responsibility
Maria Leonard Olsen
Title variation
Fifty after fifty
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At age 50, Maria Leonard Olsen drank her way out of a 25-year marriage. She had, against advice, put all her eggs in the motherhood basket, willfully derailing her successful law career. As teenagers, her precious children did not need her in the hands-on way they previously had. Her husband and she had grown apart because, among other things, they failed to nurture that important relationship. She was depressed and stuck. When she turned 50, she had the distinct feeling that she was on the downward slope of her life. Actuarially speaking, she was. So when she turned 50, her gift to herself was to go on a crusade to make the most of whatever time she had left. She set out to do 50 new things that were significant, at least to her. The list spanned physical challenges, adventure travel, and lifestyle changes. Each taught her something about herself and about how she wanted to lead the next years of her life to come. This work follows the work she did to accomplish those 50 new things and shows readers how to make their own action lists - whether it be joining a knitting club or hiking the Himalayas, every item has significance for each individual and speaks to her needs and desires. The list is the match to spark the fire that will light the years after 50. Readers will hear about Maria's adventures and the rewards of each. Accomplishing new things, learning new skills, deepening personal and spiritual relationships, and seeking out challenges will add the spice to a life that may feel repetitive, insignificant, inauthentic, or just plain boring
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Olsen, Maria Leonard
Dewey number
155.67/19
Index
index present
LC call number
BF724.6
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle age
  • Change (Psychology)
  • Rejuvenation
  • Aging
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Life Stages / General
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Developmental / General
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Developmental / Lifespan Development
  • PSYCHOLOGY / General
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50 after 50 : how trying new things can change your life, Maria Leonard Olsen, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
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Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781538109656
Lccn
2017054665
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
74dc6bdb-9ab8-4e0d-ba5b-006af18873c6
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1012687389
Label
50 after 50 : how trying new things can change your life, Maria Leonard Olsen, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781538109656
Lccn
2017054665
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
74dc6bdb-9ab8-4e0d-ba5b-006af18873c6
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1012687389

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