Be The Change You Want To See!
It's never too late to start living.  If you are ready to make a healthy change click on the photo and make your change!
#plantbased #xyngular #healhtylife

40zRock Official Theme Song #septymberannette

Be The Change You Want To See!
I must say 50 never felt so good! I decided it was time for a healthy lifestyle change. I'm not a diet or gym fanatic.  Thanks to a plant-based product I was provided that extra boost I needed.  It's never too late. Click on the photo and see just how you can do the same. #change #plantbased #healthylife #xyngular

An Intimate conversation with First Lady Michelle Obama

Whoever claims to love God yet hates a brother or sister is a liar. For whoever does not love their brother and sister, whom they have seen, cannot love God, whom they have not seen. 1 John 4:20 |

It's time to take a stand!

Never allow age to stop you from your purpose!
49 year old Jennifer Phillips X factor audition

Jada Pinkett Smith Opens Up About "Mid-Life Crisis" That Changed Her Marriage

Potential is Talk! #drsteveperry

And they are off!! Beautiful day for a wonderful cause. Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church7th annual golf tournament to benefit WAICV the Madge Bush living center for young mothers. #40zrock #volunteers
Ted Winn gives us his PERSPECTIVE on aging.
#stellarstyle #40zrock
Latice Crawford at the 2017 Stellar Awards tells how she wanted to give up but she didn't.  Mrs. Crawford inspires others to keep pressing and believing. #stellarawards
 #laticecrawford #40zrock

We feel your pain!

Just when it looks like you're out of the race!

Essence Fest attendance, over 450,000 


47 years worth of RELATIONSHIP advice

Kandi Burruss and Yandy Smith talk about Babies, Breastfeeding, and Boardroom

Get ready, Get ready!
June 30th - July 2nd

Get our latest issue and find out what Dr. Steve Perry Best Mistake.. #educatorsrock
Looking to do something different Valentines Day?  How about help the ladies of 40z Rock pack lunches for KIDS MEALS ON WHEELS.
Did you Know: Texas has one of the highest rates of "food insecurity" in the nation with roughly 2 million Lone Star residents (18.5 percent) living in households that struggle to put enough food on the table?
Life is like a butterfly...You go through the changes before you become something beautiful.
Give a woman the right shoes and she can conquer the WORLD! -Marilyn Monroe

Essence 2015 not complete without some

I am my sister's keeper...Essence  #sisterhood
Sneak Peak from Essence Festival
Empower U session
#essencefest #drsteveperry #iyanlazanvant
Why women have to stop calling their sons BABY!
Empower U Session
#essencefest #empoweru #singlemomsraisingsons
We're not just a bunch of pretty faces.  #40zrock #building #givingiswhatwedo
Did you Know: Texas has one of the highest rates of "food insecurity" in the nation with roughly 2 million Lone Star residents (18.5 percent) living in households that struggle to put enough food on the table. 
Gracelle Beauvais shares with 40z Rock how she is embracing her forties #essencefest #fortiesrock
The Dapper Pore Guy
by: Brenda Combs-Jefferson
If you are not in the Houston area we ask that you do your pink balloon release wherever you are around the world.  Share them with us on fb/40zrock

Does your Boo Rock
in his forties?

If so, email us at and tell us why he rocks.  If selected he  could be featured in our upcoming 40z Rock issue.


Heart Disease awareness remains low among African Americans, Hispanic and Asian women..
Teaching - Reading - Reaching

Did you know 32 million adults in the U.S can't read?

Get your 40z Rock Calendar and help us support Adult Literacy!
Portion of the proceeds will benefit Neuhaus Education Center for Adult Literacy Scholarships.

Maryland Rockin' with 40'z Rock

Dr. Robin Smith: I Was Emotionally Anorexic

Atlanta Rockin'
with 40'z Rock

When someone approaches you about a loan, be clear in your mind and with them concerning the guidelines for the loan

Kansas Rockin'
with 40'z Rock

Of all the scary things, rising above fear to face yourself and ask yourself honest questions about what makes you happy is elevation.
No one wants to look older than they are. In fact, there are many women (and men) who will resort to somewhat extreme measures to appear younger looking. One of the trendiest procedures to achieving a younger looking appearance is Botox injections.

Ohio Rockin'
with 40'z Rock

Elizabeth Gilbert: Give Yourself Permission to Honor Your Life.

40'z Rock Meets Cincinnati

Fashion Essentials: 3 Must-Haves for  A Rainy Day
by Tiffiny Dixon

40z Rock meets Tyler Perry  before #Madeaufuneral 

38 V 46
Both of these ladies rocked this Atsuko Kudo latex dress and they both look fabulous. Now here’s the question — Who do you think wore latex better?

Erica Campbell explains  how her 40z ROCK!
#ericacampbell #40zrock 

Major Johnson shares how important it is to find JOY!
#majorjohnson #stellarawards #40zrock

Lil Mama opens up  about losing  her mom to CANCER
Anthony Hamilton at the 365 BLACKAWARDS #essencefest

42 yr old Cancer Survivor ROCKS at #Essence Fest

Relationship Advice from Pastor Terrance Johnson and First Lady
Have you really forgiven your mate?

Let's Meet Paulette June 25th in DC #cancersucks

Vaginal Atrophy Anyone? #issue9

VA is a form of dryness ...Pain when you have sex and feels like you've lost all lubrication.  
#issue 9
If you are in the Dallas area and would like to find out more information on how to become a 40z ROCKER then come out Jan 14th and ROCK with us!
#adultliteracyscholarships #neauhaus
Find out how you can become and advertiser in 40z Rock magazine.
"There is nothing in a CATERPILLAR that tells you it's going to become a BUTTERFLY"
Kandi from RHOA stopped by to show some love....Essence ROCKS!
Click here for more information
Read all about Tanai journey that lead her family to Abu Dhabi
Sign up for 1 year subscription and see how you could be the winner of this fabulous LAMIK Summer Collection
First Lady Michelle Obama's Message to her younger self
Tracee Ross co-host of the BET Awards looked white hot hitting the red carpet.
If nothing ever changed there would be no butterflies....
Essence Festival
#BringTheLove #EmpowerU
Women we have to stop making sons their emotional husbands.
Iyanla Vanzant Empower U session
Single Moms & Raising Sons
#essencefest #bringthelove #singlemoms

40z Rock heads to
2015 Essence Festival

In our JWTDO (just what the dr. ordered) section in our upcoming 40z Rock  issue.
We're So HAPPY !!
Making dinner for cancer patients and their families at The Ballard House


Location: Hanover Post Oak
JAN 23rd at MODIA 
5805 Westheimer
It's all about  Adult Literacy Scholarships!
Septym'ber Annette and George "Goldenboy Phelps " Performing Live "Rock The World" 40z Rock official theme song.
January 23rd 40z Rock Anniversary Party!
click on photo to RSVP
click on the photo for more detailed information
Hope to see you there!
The Essential Over 40 Workout

Germany Rockin' with 40'z Rock

2015 Calendar
Model Search

Want to be selected to for our 2015 40'z Rock Calendar and Magazine? Who wouldn't - and if you enter our Model search before October 31, 2014, you just might be one of the 12 ladies selected.

Florida Rockin'
with 40'z Rock

by Tezzie Gilbert
Many mature women are wondering if they are dating men or technology.  Who can decode the LMBO,SMH, LOL at ten, after 5, yours or mine or any of these encrypted messages that women receive from men.
Are You Loving Yourself Enough to Make Someon Else Love You?
by Stephanie D. McKenzie
It hurts when someone doesn't love us back.  Many of us have tried and tried to receive the love that we've given willingly and enthusiastically only to draw the conclustion that our love is indeed unrequited.
Find out what Tracee Ellis Ross had to say about turning 40!
DeVon Franklin: True Meaning of Success
Brene Brown:  Why Your Critics Aren't The Ones Who Count

Texas the Birthplace of  40'z Rock

40'z Rock Magazine
Editor Picks
Father Richard Rohr: The Telltale Sign You Aren't Being Yourself
Bring berries to the dinner table to make them really shine.  Why save all the sweetness for dessert?
Recipe by:
The simple question that can repair a broken relationship

Soulful singer #Cassandra Robertson gives us her 3 powerful tools for living her best life!
#40zrock #stellarstyle

#tamelamann #stellarstyle #40zrock

The  Breakfast Club Disc Jockey DJ Envy showing some  40z Rock love #essencefest #Thebreakfastclub

Download our latest issue and find out what Certified Wellness Coach Lana Kerr had to say about diets.
Soledad O'Brien agrees 40z ROCK!
#essencefest #herfortiesrock
Empower U Session with Iyanla Vanzant and Dr. Steve Perry
#singlemoms #essencefest
Some Fabulous 40z Rockers at Essence Festival 
WBOK 1230AM Meets 40'z Rock
Essence 2015
Be sure and checkout our 40z Rock Father's Day Issue. #issue6
May 9th @ 2pm  at the Sam Houston Monument across from Museum of Natural Science.
Morris Chestnut
tells how 40 is the new 20!
#essencefest #bringthelove #menwhorock

Guess who else is in our 2015 Calendar?

Go to and get your copy and help with Adult Literacy Scholarships

Click on the cover to view  our 1 year Anniversary issue

Be sure and find out why Mrs. Rebecca Crews  40z Rock! #issue5
Dr. Brian Weiss on Connecting with Your Everyday Angels

12 months of fabulous 40z Rock women for a wonderful cause. #adultliteracy #vickiyohe

It's blanket time again...Want you help us in doing our part to make sure everyone has a blanket.     For donations or inquires, please email 40z Rock at

2015 40z Rock Calendar Coming Soon!!

Click on the cover to view issue 4

See how One Woman's Trash became another Woman's Treasure!

Click on the photo to view  issue 3

Teachers Who Rock from  Around The World

Click on the cover to view issue 2

Find out which 7 ladies Rock the World!

Click on the cover to view issue 1

Find out how Sandra Wyckoff the Founder of 40z Rock is changing the way we view age.

China Rockin'
with 40'z Rock

Marianne Williamson: Return to Love
What to Do After the "I do's"
by Tammy Smithers

Kuwait Rockin'
with 40'z Rock

Steve Harvey: Success is like Pulling a Wagon
Every story has an END but in life every ending is just a NEW BEGINNING...
Let me tell you, life just begins at 40!

The Power of Teachers From  Around The World
by Cheri Alphonse Hayes

Are you a Mary or Martha?
by Wendie Rice