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Welcome to Mixing Up Midlife, a weekly show for women in their 50's and beyond who want to explore this incredible age by being more adventurous and more curious. 
Each week Terri and Melissa talk about what matters most to empty-nesters and mid-life women.
Part reality show, part audio diary and part cocktail hour, this show is about remembering how to have fun in midlife.

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.

Apr 29, 2022

Sue-Anne Mayne is the founder of SisterStay, a friendly homestay community of personally verified 50+ women who open their doors to one another & make solo travel more accessible and less intimidating.

We’re obsessed with the possibilities!

Sue-Anne joins us for a Weekend Watch and gives us not only a cocktail, but a...

Apr 22, 2022

Melissa was *this close* to being a juror on the Johnny Depp trial. Not really, but she’s still salty that Fairfax County ruthlessly cut her from jury duty. Terri is serving end of May. Would you want to be on a high profile case? We talk parallel lives, then we circle back on the Ultimatum & our predictions....

Apr 15, 2022

How do you decide where to live, when you can live almost anywhere? Melissa is in the planning stages of a one month test drive of a new city. 

Terri rethinks the High School reunion question of take it or leave it. Maybe the challenge IS to go.

Weekend Watch:

The Ultimatum-Netflix

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Apr 8, 2022

What if we dared ourselves to do things to make our obituaries more interesting? It's not a sad or as morbid as you might think. We share our thought on a Colorado woman who did just that and tried out for the Denver Bronco Cheerleaders.

Diane Reitz and the Bronco’s


21 Most Popular 80’s Fashion Trends to Dress In...

Apr 1, 2022

Terri & Melissa talk about the slap heard 'round the world, Bridgerton, CSAs, plant propagation and so much more on today's episode. Terri is a fan of TIkTok for learning and has felt the shame of scrolling for a bit too long.


Will Smith & Chris Rock

Jada Pinkett Smith Alopecia

Weekend Watch

Quest Love Summer of Soul