This is 50 Plus: Photo by Melissa Demple Photography

Being Over 50: A Woman’s Reflection on the Badassery of Aging Well

I grabbed my BFF on our 49th birthdays (which are within two days of each other) and headed to the tattoo parlor. She got a belly button ring with an amethyst gem, and I got my first tattoo, a dragonfly. It was freedom we were celebrating; the feeling that life was only just getting started in a bigger, badassier way.

I’ve done a few more crazy things since then; the…

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Laura Di Franco, MPT

Laura Di Franco, MPT

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