GO PLACIDLY amid the noise and the haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible, without surrender, be on good terms with all persons. Speak

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Who do you surround yourself with? BY JERRY WITKOVSKY “Why did it happen, Deanna?” I recently asked my friend and colleague. I’m 92 and she’s 53 (or at least that’s

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Have fun while sheltering safely BY PAT HANSON We, invisible grandparents, have perhaps more experience at keeping things at a distance to avoid feeling the painful feelings of separation from

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The Joys of Growing Older BY LINDA EYRE Although I know that some of you readers may still be very young grandparents, I am here to say that getting older

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Legacy: What you may find in the empty chair BY JERRY WITKOVSKY The place next to me is empty. The passenger seat in the car. The chair at the kitchen

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What I learned about my father when he became Grandpa BY CAROLINE CHIRICHELLA  Dear Dad,  I think it’s fair to say our relationship has never been better…now that we’re 5,000 miles apart. Before you take

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A 75-year-old meets CrossFit BY DICK PIROZZOLO “Seventy-year-olds shouldn’t do CrossFit,” a former Mr. Universe admonished, “No one your age should be flipping tractor tires!” Since joining CrossFit Launchpad last

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How to achieve (and keep) beautiful skin BY KAROLINE GORE Over 1.5 million Americans spent at least $500 dollars on skin care products last year in the hope of helping us achieve

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When People of a Certain Age Go to the Gym By Sue Rice When people think of a workout class, they probably don’t picture a room full of people of

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What Are The Habits Of A Long And Happy Life? BY MOLLY WATTS   “Years may wrinkle the skin, but to give up enthusiasm wrinkles the soul”  –  Sam Ullman

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Living life to the fullest How my perspective on dementia changed in one fun weekend BY JACK YORK Who likes to admit they’re wrong, especially when they think they have

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Airbnb Guru Chip Conley: Reclaiming Elder BY CHIP CONLEY In the past, when people lied about their age, it was often to portray themselves as older than they were. Being

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What is this “age-friendly” craze all about? “Age-friendly” communities, “age-friendly” health care, “age-friendly” homes and businesses – the term seems to be popping up everywhere, but what exactly does it

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The Future of Aging:  A livable community is a community for people of all ages BY DANIELLE ARIGONI As individuals, as families, as a nation … we are all aging.

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