They're My Words. So What? I’m spending the afternoon with a couple in their late 80s, and I can’t help but notice the vast difference between them in their enjoyment of life. Both have health issues that slow them down and indeed sometimes stop them in their tracks,...read more
“If we do not push back, people are going to push us around,” says Ashton Applewhite, author of This Chair Rocks: A Manifesto Against Ageism. She doesn’t appear to be a violent woman as she stands at a lectern in front of a group of women and men at a Portland Senior...read more
“In my experience, the choice to keep going is all you can do. It is the thing that separates people that change the world from those who make excuses for the status quo.”— Gina Bianchini
How did we get here? What’s next? And how to put this surging power to work? Every one of us has a purpose and a need to discover it. We share here how we do that — find it. Know it.
And Why Not? It’s a trend, says a recent NBC News story. Call it Golden Girls or call it thrifty living. Millennials are not the only ones saving money by sharing expenses with roomies. Women (and men) over 50 are doing it too. We’re creating blended homes for...read more
Know Your Center and You’ll Find Your Strength “I AM. That’s it. I AM is not a story. It is truth. But just one word tacked onto I AM turns it into a story and thus an untruth.” ~ Cate Montana, author of The E Word, Ego: Enlightenment & Other Essentials. Me-At...read more