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The Bluebottle Boys – Solihull, late March 1962: Bethany

Bethany

The Bluebottle Boys – Solihull, late March 1962: Bethany [The featured picture is of a portion the area of Ravenshaw Ford that Bethany is said to haunt. This photo was shot in early spring; add a bit of snow, and it would be just about right for the setting depicted in this chapter. By summer, […]

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Ignite the Passion of Midlife with Barbara Waxman

Barbara Waxman

http://traffic.libsyn.com/nancyferrarimedia/30412068-32985600.mp3Podcast (member-channel): Play in new window | DownloadIgnite the Passion of Midlife with Barbara Waxman Welcome to The Nancy Ferrari Show! In this episode, I introduce you to my guest, Barbara Waxman. She is a gerontologist and leadership coach in addition to an author and speaker. Her insights are illuminating a crucial stage in our […]

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The Bluebottle Boys – Solihull, 1962: Bethany, Part 1 (Section 1 of 4)

Bethany

The Bluebottle Boys – Solihull, 1962: Bethany, Part 1 (Section 1 of 4) [The featured picture is of the bridge over Ravenshaw Ford] I was no longer grounded; neither was Ian. Our parents lifted the sentence Friday evening. On Saturday morning, after I’d stashed my guitar in the boot of the Tippins’ Bentley, the driver […]

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The Unmumsy Mum with Award Winning Blogger Sarah Turner

Sarah Turner

http://traffic.libsyn.com/nancyferrarimedia/30412068-32983614.mp3Podcast (member-channel): Play in new window | DownloadThe Unmumsy Mum with Sarah Turner Welcome to The Nancy Ferrari Show! In this episode, I introduce you to my featured guest, Sarah Turner, author of her book “The UnMumsy Mum: The Hilarious Highs and Emotional Lows of Motherhood”. Sarah is also a freelance writer and award winning […]

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The Bluebottle Boys – Birmingham: Penance (Section 2 of 3)

Bluebottle Boys

The Bluebottle Boys – Birmingham: Penance (Section 2 of 3) [The featured photograph is of the kind of meeting room larger churches tended to have in the 1860s-70s.] D.S. Higgins met us at the gate. With him was a tall, gangling priest with lank, straw-colored, somewhat thinning hair and an open, friendly countenance. He looked […]

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The Little White Lie – Let’s Talk Beauty Over 50: Questions and Tips

Beauty over 50

The Little White Lie – Let’s Talk Beauty Over 50: Questions and Tips As a Boomer, what are your biggest beauty concerns, your Little White Lie? What tips would you like to get from your fellow Little White Liars about Beauty Over 50? We here at the Little White Lie Movement have been talking a […]

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The Bluebottle Boys – Birmingham, 23 March 1962: Penance and Father Fitzgerald

Father Fitzgerald

The Bluebottle Boys – Chapter 10, Part 3 – Birmingham, 23 March 1962: Penance and Father Fitzgerald (Section 2 of 3) [The featured picture is of a rectory parlour much like the one Father Fitzgerald would have had.] “At the end of the hallway to the left is a small parlour,” Father Fitzgerald said. ” […]

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The Bluebottle Boys: Edgbaston & Birmingham, 23 March 1962: Penance (Section 1 of 3)

Penance

The Bluebottle Boys – Chapter 10, Part 1 – Edgbaston & Birmingham, 23 March 1962: Penance (Section 1 of 3) [The featured photograph is of a church and rectory much like St. Ita’s.] “I can’t believe you said that,” Ian said. “Warstone Lane Cemetery – are you nuts?” We were outside hearing range of anyone […]

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Feeling Invisible After 50? How to Live Wise, Well, and Authentically!

Feeling invisible

Feeling Invisible After 50? How to Live Wise, Well, and Authentically! “I always try to take a big bite out of life and savor every flavor. ‘Before my number’s up I’m gonna fill my cup….’” ~  Queen Latifah from her book, Put on Your Crown: Life-Changing Moments on the Path to Queendom.” Doesn’t that sound […]

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Being There: Why Prioritizing Motherhood in the First Three Years Matters

Motherhood

http://traffic.libsyn.com/nancyferrarimedia/30412068-31943045.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSBeing There: Why Prioritizing Motherhood in the First Three Years Matters Welcome to The Nancy Ferrari Show! In this episode, I introduce you to is Erica Kosimar. She is the author of the new book “Being There: Why Prioritizing Motherhood in the First Three Years […]

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