Mindful Meditation:  Your Way to Happiness

Mindful Meditation: Your Way to Happiness

“Meditation is the most effective tool I have used to center myself, giving me a more calm, clarified way of working through things that are unsettling.” —k.d. lang  BY SUSAN REYNOLDS …

Are Your Retirement Plans Still Muddled?

Are Your Retirement Plans Still Muddled?

Ten “must-have” conversations regarding retirement  BY ROBERTA K. TAYLOR and DORIAN MINTZER Seventy-eight million baby boomers, and many more on the older fringe, are pioneering a new life stage …

Dr. Ben Carson: From Humble Beginnings to Presidential Contender, This Grandpa Is Making a Difference

Dr. Ben Carson: From Humble Beginnings to Presidential Contender, This Grandpa Is Making a Difference

BY SUSAN REYNOLDS - BASED ON AN INTERVIEW BY PAT BURNS Becoming a grandparent changes everyone, for Dr. Ben Carson, his wife of 39 years changed her stance on whether or not he should run for …

Eat Your Way to Longevity

Eat Your Way to Longevity

BY GALEN MILLER  I’m someone who pays attention to my diet and exercise and considered myself fairly healthy. I was drawn, however, to Pritikin’s Longevity Program because I want to remain an …

Even Preschool Grandkids Can Teach Us A Few New Tricks

Even Preschool Grandkids Can Teach Us A Few New Tricks

By Karen L. Rancourt After watching Micky, her eight-year-old grandson, stand-up paddle boarding (SUP), Grandma Lee commented that it sure looked like a fun thing to do.  Mickey said, “Grandma …

Where Do Step-Grandparents Fit On The Family Tree?

Where Do Step-Grandparents Fit On The Family Tree?

By Shela Dean People are naturally curious about their ancestors and family history. We’re interested in genetic connections and what mix of DNA made us who we are. I joke that my granddaughters …

Spark New Brain Cells: It’s Never Been More Fun!

Spark New Brain Cells: It’s Never Been More Fun!

BY THOMAS HOLL  Yes, you can spark new brain cells! The spontaneous growth of new brain cells can occur at any point in your life. It’s specifically spurred by a number of activities, a key one …

The Whirlwind Known As Marie Osmond

The Whirlwind Known As Marie Osmond

By Lori Bitter, Publisher of GRAND Magazine  Marie Osmond – Singer, actress, spokesperson, entrepreneur, philanthropist, wife, mother, and grandmother extraordinaire The first thing you notice …

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