The Resource Midlife happy hour : our reward for surviving careers, kids, and chaos, Elaine Ambrose, (electronic resource)

Midlife happy hour : our reward for surviving careers, kids, and chaos, Elaine Ambrose, (electronic resource)

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Midlife happy hour : our reward for surviving careers, kids, and chaos
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Midlife happy hour
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our reward for surviving careers, kids, and chaos
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Elaine Ambrose
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eng
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From the author of Midlife Cabernet and Frozen Dinners, a guide to life after fifty full of personal anecdotes and laugh-out-loud humor. More than forty million middle-aged women are tumbling over the hill, laughing all the way because the kids are grown, their menstrual periods stopped, and they survived at least four decades of arbitrary rules dictated by a crabby universe. They went to work with varying degrees of success and brought home the bacon but threw it in the freezer and ordered pizza. Now they're ready to celebrate the freedom of pending retirement because they know it's more fun to laugh hysterically than to stab someone with a fork and deal with the messy court case and inconvenient jail time. With her irreverent kiss-my-attitude, Elaine Ambrose shares her life experiences through a series of amusing anecdotes created to show women over age fifty that life is worth living out loud. Readers will learn how to remain relevant when the world ignores them, why their children are cute but should grow up and move out, how to cope when their aging parents forget their names, and why it's never too late to get serious about a passionate love life. She even throws in a few hints for fabulous fashion and decorating ideas for lazy people. This creative collection of humorous, gluten-free, and non-fattening stories will encourage midlife friends to grab an adult beverage and order two laughs for the price of one as the appropriate reward for surviving careers, kids, and chaos. It's time for Midlife Happy Hour!
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Midwest
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Ambrose, Elaine
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817.6
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no index present
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non fiction
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  • Middle-aged women
  • Aging
  • Parent and adult child
  • American wit and humor
  • Electronic books
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adult
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Midlife happy hour : our reward for surviving careers, kids, and chaos, Elaine Ambrose, (electronic resource)
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text
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
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9781612545066
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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14085473
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MWT14085473
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Midlife happy hour : our reward for surviving careers, kids, and chaos, Elaine Ambrose, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781612545066
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
14085473
Publisher number
MWT14085473
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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