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The Other Side of 40 – Renee’s Story
I’m 41 and still, it’s not what I expected. I still fight fear and sometimes it wins. As to whether life is better or not, well it depends on the …
{πŸŽ™1} The Intro
Hey! Welcome to the Other Side of 40 podcast and I'm so thankful that you're here. I'm your host, April Grant. I'm here to help women over 40 live a …
The Other Side of 40 – April’s Story
Life was good… well, I thought it was, kinda. It's hard to explain, but let me start by telling you a little bit about myself. I grew up in Southern …
Become a Contributor
Do you have a story to tell? Whether you can write one article or many, or you can talk and would love to be on the podcast, fill out this …
#LoveYouLoveMe!
When was the last time you looked out of the window, watched the breeze hit the trees and long to be out there? For me, it was probably when I …
A Birthday Beauty Shoot
I don't like taking pictures. Let me clarify. I don't like being IN pictures. At least I didn't. Growing up, I developed early – C cups at the tender age …
{πŸŽ™2} Fathers We Wish We Had
In this episode, I introduce our newest contributor, Kimberly Dixon. After a brief conversation about an energy clearing that I had with Alicia Helps. I shared that she was able to …
40 Miles Ahead
A financial journey Before & After the big FOUR OHHH. Before I even get started sharing my personal yellow brick Road, let me give you a few things to consider right …
{πŸŽ™3} Finding Passion After Losing It
In this week's podcast episode, I discuss how to find your passion when you don't what it is. Being a mother, and a stay-at-home mother at that, my life was …
{πŸŽ™4} Create a Business That Scales
Do you have a hobby that you want to turn into a successful business? Or do you have a business that doesn't seem to scale?Our guest is Cindy Constable.Cindy is …
{πŸŽ™5} Start Your Next Chapter Mentally Healthy
In this week's episode, we talk about mental health. As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Rhodena Mesadieu works with women and girls who've had trauma, sexual trauma, relationship trauma and …
Quicksand
This was going to be the year. As a 40+ year old woman, I made plans. I was going to take up space. And change my fortune. And then COVID19 …
{πŸŽ™6} Happiness & Hygge
Do you know what Hygge is? I didn't until this episode with author Tove Maren Stakkegard. As a Danish-American, she uses her heritage to teach us and her family about …
50 Life Lessons Learned Before 50
Facebook is a place to build relationships and I love my tribe. In celebration of my friend's birthday, Michelle Jones, A friend of mine turns 50 TODAY and leading up …
{πŸŽ™7} Dreaming of a Better Future
Today's guest, Darnita Young, helps women visualize and effectuate a better future through vision boarding and goal setting. As she works with women, she not only helps them realize their …
Free?
When I was younger, I wanted the freedom to do things. I longed for the freedom to do what I wanted. I had the freedom to be with whom I …
{πŸŽ™8} Should Blacks Own Guns in Today’s World?
In this week's episode, we talk to Danielle Campbell, Director of Outreach and Community Development for Black Arms Gun Club, the South Florida chapter of the National African-American Gun Association. …
Aging Gracefully is Easier Than You’ve Been Led to Believe
My friend's grandmother passed away recently. I was looking at a picture of her grandmother as she was telling me the story of her life, and all I could think …
First Steps to Eradicating Racism
Unless you've been living under a rock, you've seen what's going on in the world. But in short, George Floyd was murdered by a Minneapolis Police Officer on May 25, …
Mindfulness in the Midst of Upheaval
Is it fair for me to practice mindfulness in the midst of state sanctioned murder? In the midst of protest and righteous indignation, is it okay to stop and take …

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