I am Miranda Allen, the 49 year old NYC based creator and author of Approaching 50 and Fabulous, a style of life, not a lifestyle blog.
My 24 year old son died of a massive brain injury on February 11, 2016. My family has suffered an unimaginable loss. His brothers are 21 and 17. We are beginning the tough journey of grief, bereavement and maybe one day, a new normal.
Previously, my style of life was centered around creativity, fitness, nutrition, humor, motivation, empowerment and finding extraordinary beauty in the little things. I hope to now find balance.
I am an advocate for literacy and mentoring. I volunteer with a number of charitable organizations that support excellence in education and career development.
The words I live by: