Women of a Certain Age

Women of a Certain Age

Attention adventurous women travelling beyond 50!! Host Mary Labrie and her guests tackle all the stuff we women face - menopause, body changes, declining libido, surreal dating, weird relationships, and more. She talks with inspiring women who know stuff or have undergone amazing transformations in their mid-life. Listen now!

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July 12, 2020 30 min

Preya is a woman of a certain age who defies the stereotypes. Since the end of her 27-year marriage three years ago, she has been blazing a trail to reinvent herself emotionally, professionally and sexually. 

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Mary catches up with image architect and stylist, Harlow Italica who has transformed a number of high-powered women in corporate Australia.  Italica loves styling for women of a certain age because, "They finally know who they are". They discuss the hottest looks for working women, 'lookism' in the workplace and the importance of your scarf size.   Join us for this entertaining segment that will have you checking yo...

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Mary catches up with cartoonist, illustrator and artist, Kelly Ulrich.  When Kelly became  interested in a Scottish adventurer with an adopted feral kitten, her life changed.  She is now an Instagram sensation and has a new book deal.  

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Shumona had a family history of bunions, with both parents afflicted.  When an X-ray confirmed that she was destined for bunions on both feet, she had to decide what to do next. We caught up with Shumona who shares her experience with choosing a double bunionectomy and her post-operative recovery.  

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August 3, 2020 28 min

Meet Penny Wolf! She's a creative force with one foot in the retro universe of the 50's. When she's not helping out the community by making face masks and scrubs for COVID-19, Penny creates things of beauty in fabric and yarn. She challenges the stereotypes of what it means to be a 'homemaker'. 

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August 17, 2020 31 min

When a long-time relationship failed, Karyn was left broke and broken. Rather than lick her wounds, Karyn decided to 'wash that man right out of her hair'  with new adventures like yacht sailing and ultra light flying. Everything was looking up, until her toxic ex started cyber-stalker her......then something truly unexpected (and delightful) happened. 

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August 17, 2020 30 min

The exceptional Melissa Williams is Chief Executive Officer of the Gandangara Land Council. She, and her amazing team, are charged with protecting and nurturing the oldest living culture on the planet. The Gandangara Land Council provides landcare, health, transport and cultural services to the largest population centre of Indigenous Australians in the country. Melissa has a strategy to build a community and improve the quality of ...

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August 20, 2020 29 min

Cathy Brown, Ruth Castellino and Laura Ramsay are elite squash players and women of a certain age. In an extremely intense and physically demanding sport, each of these women displays strength, mental toughness, modesty and a beautiful camaraderie.  We catch up with Cathy, Ruth and Laura to hear their inspiring story.  Beer seems to be an important ingredient in a good squash game!

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August 20, 2020 40 min

Dr Stuart Smith has extensively studied how ageing affects health and neuroplasticity. In this episode, we talk with Stuart about the emerging role that virtual reality, augmented reality and video games will play in keeping us sharp as a light sabre as we age. 

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August 20, 2020 47 min

Our guest today is the talented and very fabulous woman of a certain age, Kelly Zirbes.  Hear Kelly's journey from whistling and plucking guitar as a child to becoming a lead singer, songwriter and frontwoman for the band Kelly’s Lot. She is still slinky and rockin' it at the age of 59. 


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September 13, 2020 31 min

Elizabeth Rodeno is the radio station manager at KPPQ FM in Ventura California. She has had a long career in broadcast media with roles in film, television and radio. Elizabeth encourages women of a certain age in the community to express themselves through radio and she has the program line-up of great shows fronted by women to prove it.  

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In the United States, Canada and Australia, women over 50 years of age are having less sex now than 10 years ago. At the same time women over 50 believe that a good sex life is important for health and essential to loving relationships.  We talk with health professional, best-selling author and biohacker, Kate Marie about what can be done to survive the Great Global Sex Drought.  

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October 18, 2020 37 min

By the time we reach the age of 65, half of our female friends will be divorced, widowed or single.  That means we women of a certain age must perfect the art of 'flying solo' in terms of travel, dining out, seeing movies and everyday stuff.  In this episode, Mary Labrie catches up with travel blogger, entrepreneur and inspiring woman of a certain age, Sherry Ott, who finds adventure, enrichment and joy in travelling solo. ...

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In our second episode of Great Sex After 50, we look at that elusive thing called desire.  Hormonal changes arising from menopause can result in a decline in sexual desire or sex drive for women. That does not mean, however, that women enjoy sex any less.  In fact, research also tells us that women over 50  enjoy sex more than women in their 20's.  In fact women over 50 can have the best sex of their lives IF they can creativel...

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November 2, 2020 51 min

If you believe that beautiful clothing can transform your life, then you will want to meet the fabulous Arlinda McIntosh.  Arlinda is more than a fashion designer and maker of glorious sustainable clothing - she is a dream-maker.  Her business, Sofistafunk The Skirt Co, makes audacious, and joyous clothing that will rock your world.  Arlinda goes beyond fashion, building a supportive community for women to collaborate, twirl and cr...

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November 10, 2020 33 min

You might have said to yourself, “That’s it!  I’m getting fit……after the weekend.” Tania Dalton has heard all the excuses and has made some of them herself. Tania is a social media influencer, vlogger, podcaster, personal trainer and educator. She is on a quest to help women of a certain age biohack menopause for greater fitness and well-being. She believes in you! 

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November 16, 2020 32 min

You have probably heard of the C-spot and even the G-spot, but have you also heard of the U-spot and the A-spot? How about the K-spot?  If you want to have great sex after 50, then you may want to explore some of the lesser known erogenous zones of your body.  Whether you explore these 'hidden gems' on your own, or with a friend, there's treasure to be found and great sex to be had.   

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November 22, 2020 35 min

When you were a young girl, was there a women who you looked at with a bit of awe?   When I was growing up, my aunt Betty was a glorious woman to behold.  Admittedly, she had beautiful clothes, but it was more than that. She had confidence. In this episode, we talk with the glorious Yasmin Furmie who discusses the deeper ethical issues around what we wear. She also talks about swagger and how to find it. 

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As lusty women of a certain age, we all want great sex, right?  And with the freedoms that come with menopause, less work and an 'empty' nest, sex at this time of life can be the best we've ever had. But some of the physical changes that come with menopause are downright unhelpful. In this episode, we tackle vaginal atrophy, vaginal dryness, weakened pelvic floor and some biohacks we can use to fight back. Joining me is...

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December 6, 2020 36 min

You might be surprised to know that the fastest growing segment for small businesses in the United States is entrepreneurs aged 55 to 64! Our guest Antionette Blake calls these innovators, 'encore entrepreneurs'.  Antionette's whole business is about helping these new business owners get their digital and social marketing humming.  Whether it be Instagram, podcasting, vlogging or Twitter, Antionette has the tools to mak...

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