The one undeniable key to midlife magic… the key to midlife magic is an attitude of gratefulness The one, undeniable key to midlife magic is… Gratefulness. Next Blog Photo: An October run in a Celebration, Florida. By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.