“I’m so old I remember/Where I was when I heard/the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor…” [Read more…]
I just read a great article about Dr. Bill Thomas, who’s bringing so much energy to the debate on how to age well in the 21st century. [Read more…]
When you think of fairy tales, you think of children, and for the most part, that’s the intended audience. But did you know that some tales were written for older people? [Read more…]
How long has it been since you thought about your “prime of life”? Are you in it, past it, or still waiting? Actually, when is the prime of life? [Read more…]
Stop the presses. I am so bummed to have to tell you this, but Amy Cuddy’s Power Posing has been debunked. [Read more…]
They call it the “gig” economy, as in “Cool, man. I got a gig at the jazz club tonight.” But it isn’t cool, except in Kool-Aide. As in, drinking it. [Read more…]
When Mom, 91, sees her doctor, I often join the conversation in the examining room. Today, it was a good thing I did. [Read more…]
If you’re like me, you keep a journal. Actually if you’re like me, you have over 30 years of journals, stored in boxes in the garage. What do you plan to do with all that material? What if you don’t want people to see them, but you drop over dead and there they are? What if your state secrets get into the wrong hands?