Cartagena de Indias … it’s in Columbia…and it’s our first trip to South America. We’re here on our annual winter trip to warmer climes. First, unlike in the film Romancing the Stone, it’s properly pronounced kar-ta-hay­-na, not kar-ta-ha-nya. No...
Mother’s Day (May 13th) will soon be here and families will celebrate the occasion, remembering the sacrifices their mothers have made over the years. Those with elderly mothers (some of whom are mothers themselves) may find it more difficult...
Dad’s Had a Stroke Series - A Caregiver Journey - The BeginningIt was a typical Saturday morning, out grabbing groceries and running some errands when my sister called my cell phone. I remember continuing walking through the store with my...
Photo by Vidar Nordli-Mathisen on UnsplashTravel USED to be fairly straightforward before coronavirus-- you chose your destination(s), then your mode of transportation.Somewhat simple perhaps. Both mode and place have been severely compromised. My wife and I had our retirement plans pretty much laid...
High energy levels require healthy eating during the holidays. However, brain fog and lethargy due to poor diet limits us. This article navigates the tempting delicacies with helpful holiday eating tips and recipes. Use Fresh Ingredients       It’s tricky to consume foods...
Why Using A Phone Could Cost You!The overall cost of being caught using a handheld mobile while you’re driving could be up to £900, compared with average ‘clean’ insurance premium of £367 This cost includes a £200 fine...
Yes, these are apparent and random thoughts that may arise when individuals, in the middle mark of life, find out that they have lost their job.Some would say, “What’s the big deal?   Shrug it off and start retirement early.”  ...
We’ve all been there: An unfamiliar number calls or texts your phone, and you want to know who’s on the other end before you proceed. With consumers receiving 4.7 billion robocalls every month, according to YouMail, it’s only natural...
At some point in our lives, especially as seniors, our best friend may die. When it happens suddenly, with no early warning symptoms, it can be a shock. Many seniors say it can be worse than losing a parent....
Seniors Lifestyle Magazine recognizes that January is Alzheimer's awareness month so we would like to share this wonderful book.This emotional and inspiring account delves into the daily struggle with Alzheimer’s disease that Bill shared with his mother and explores...