01:52 AM EDT 12/22/2014
Originally posted 08/01/2013 08:00AM
At 55, Gloria Estefan is right where she wants to be.
"This is the time in my life when I'm doing everything I want to do, when I want to do it. It's 'me' time," the singer tells AARP magazine.
And that includes spending time with her husband Emilio, who is still making her swoon after 35 years of marriage.
"Oh my gosh, Emilio – he's a dreamer who makes things a reality," she says.
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