The Skimm: Don't Call It a Midlife Crisis. It's Middlescence.

Don't call it a midlife crisis. It's Middlescence, a second adolescence but with wisdom.

Millienials are about to enter midlife and one of their most subscribed newsletters, The Skimm, is bucking ageist tropes with an age positive message for the newest Middlescent cohorts: “Instead of labeling the unpredictable emotions you might be feeling as a crisis, think about it like a normal part of your second adolescence — your Middlescence.”

Barbara’s CBS Morning appearance featuring Middlescence and the original manifesto for adults midlife and better, The Middlescence Manifesto: Igniting the Passion of Midlife, was featured.

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