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Do you think old-school ways of saving memories are dying out? It feels like traditions are being lost now we're all focused on digital. Are people in their 20s making photo books? It doesn't feel like it's as common...
In my previous article, I mentioned writing about working seniors at Hixson Elementary. Now, I am sharing my second article. On my sixty-fifth birthday, I noticed many of my friends were retiring, but I decided to keep working until...
Caregivers, particularly family members who are caregivers, want to spend time with their loved ones in a meaningful way. But lack of time tends to get in the way. There are so many other tasks that need to be...
Losing a loved one is never easy, and planning for their memorial service could be even more overwhelming, both emotionally and financially. While it is essential to understand the importance of hosting a memorial, budgeting for one is just...
AARP began sending me information when I turned fifty-five. My first reaction was to take it as an insult. As far as I knew, a senior citizen was sixty-five years old. Until a friend politely informed me that many...
Road trips always have something truly magical to it – and embarking on one in your golden years can be a wonderful, rewarding, and liberating experience. To ensure a safe and comfortable journey, however, proper planning is essential. Here’s...
Gerontology, the study of aging and its implications, offers a diverse range of opportunities for those looking to make a significant impact in the lives of the elderly. From understanding the biological aspects of aging to addressing the social...
In today's digital world, staying connected is crucial, and texting is a key part of this. For many of us, our grandparents might not be as tech-savvy as we are. Teaching them to text is more than just showing...
While we are not suggesting that other ethnicities and cultures don’t have decent women, there are exceptions. Certain parts of the world boast of exceptionally good ladies and gents too. Eastern Europe happens to be one such region, with...
Maintaining healthy brain function becomes more important as we age. We want to stay in shape physically but keeping our smarts is just as important. One way to do this is by playing cards. Always popular and lots of...