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Welcome to Mixing Up Midlife, a weekly show for mid-lifers and empty nesters who want to shake up their middle years one challenge at a time. 

Part reality show, part audio diary and part cocktail hour, join us each week as we Mix up Midlife by doing the things we set aside while we grew our families and careers. 

Leave us a review if you enjoyed the podcast. As always, thanks for listening to Mixing Up Midlife, a podcast for women over 50 who are adventurous, curious and want to have fun.

Oct 29, 2021

Watch Out TikTok, Here We Come!

In this week's episode , Terri & Melissa get caught up on  the projects they've been working on. Terri gets on a soap box and gets a little vulnerable about being on video & feeling a bit old. Terri is obsessed with TikTok star, Elyse Myers,

Melissa and Terri start Helen Polise, TIkTok...

Oct 23, 2021

On today’s show we get a little bawdy, Terri swears quite a lot, we talk more on the knitting saga, being competitive as an athlete and missing the company of a group of women. Melissa tries to explain Pickleball and its intricacies to Terri. Why does  Pickleball have food related slang?

We hit the Weekend Watch and...

Oct 15, 2021

Knitting Saga continues as does our education. Can Sheep & Stitch save us?

Melissa derails the knitting experiment without meaning to and Terri suprises Melissa with her version of Vogue's 73 Questions. We laugh a lot in this episode, which is one of our favorite things to do.

Weekend Watch:

The Weigh Down

Squid Game

Oct 9, 2021


Should you learn to knit in midlife?

In this episode, Melissa convinces Terri that knitting is great and that she can do it-with a little help from her friend!

Terri definitely has her doubts. Can we complete a project before Halloween?

Trigger warning:

this knitting challenge is directly related to holiday...

Oct 1, 2021

Melissa learned to do the Question I Get Asked dance on TikTok, but it was all for naught- the most brilliant TikTok that never got made is still in our  heads. Should we keep trying or let it go?

The TikTok Takeaway? It seems like a lot of work  and trying to do a video together when you’re apart is beyond us. Are we...