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This Is Not How It Ends Rochelle B Weinstein

this is not how it ends

This week's book recommendation from Andrea Peskind Katz from Great Thoughts, Great Readers: This Is Not How It Ends  From USA Today bestselling author Rochelle B. Weinstein comes a moving novel of hearts lost and found, and of one woman torn between two love stories. Charlotte and Philip had a deep and instant connection when

3 Tips to Slow Down After a Lifetime of Rushing

slow down, stop rushing

  Award-winning author Lana McAra is the host of “Now It’s My Turn! Where the 50+ woman awakens her spark and en-joys her life” on the Awake TV Network. www.NowItsMyTurn.TV Email:     Beautiful things are everywhere, if we will simply notice. Yesterday, sitting at my desk I looked up to see three ladybugs

Sorry, No Christmas Tree Here

sorry, no christmas tree here

by Harriet Gross Hanukkah is NOT the "Jewish Christmas" The most-anticipated time of the year is approaching so quickly, we can hardly keep up with grabbing the gifts we want to give from the eagerness of shops to be rid of them! Just kidding, of course.  I’ve long given up the idea that

7 Words That Instantly Show Your Age

show your age

By Ellen Blake Sometimes I notice my kids' eyebrows shoot up when I say certain words - words I grew up with and still use without thinking. The blank expressions on their millennial faces clearly show they think I am an old fuddy-duddy. Not that they would know what fuddy-duddy means.  7

Dorot – Senior Programming in New York

norman reiss

by Leslie Farin WHAT IS DOROT? We recommend you take advantage of the wonderful programs offered by DOROT in NYC. This organization strives to meet the needs of older adults, whatever they may be. If you are looking for food, friendship, exercise, shopping assistance, referrals, cultural activities, or even personalized computer lessons,

Good sex at any age

50plus sex

by Ellen Blake The Importance of Sexual Intimacy as We Age Sex is a great tool for protecting or improving health and a powerful emotional experience. The need for intimacy and connection is ongoing and definitely not just for younger people. It will likely be different at age 50Plus than it was

The Murder List by Hank Philippi Ryan

This week's book recommendation from Andrea Peskind Katz from Great Thoughts, Great Readers: The MURDER LIST: A NOVEL OF SUSPENSE by Hank Philippi Ryan Chosen by CNN as an Ultimate Beach Read! A CrimeReads Most Anticipated Book! Library Journal *Starred Review: "A must-read!" "A cracker of a read --her best yet!" -- B.A. Paris, New York

Still Hot…Just Comes in Flashes Now!


by Ellen Blake   News flash about menopause At this very moment I am hot, sweaty and to be perfectly honest, kind of disgusting. True, it is summer in Texas which can be unbearable under the best of circumstances, but the extreme weather is not the reason I am an overheated mess. The

“Boomerang Seniors” Face a Modern Caregiving Challenge


by Ellen Blake What is a boomerang senior? You may know the terms “sandwich generation” and “silver tsunami.”Now we have a new one, “boomerang seniors,” to describe older adults in their 60s, 70s and 80s. Boomerang seniors care for an even older relative, usually a parent, who is in their 90s or

Healthy Halloween Veggie Skeleton

halloween veggie skeleton

Fun, healthy option for your next Halloween party!  This colorful skeleton will brighten up any buffet table - and it's super easy, fast and cute! Start by chopping up some of your favorite veggies. The recipe below includes those I like to use, but mix it up if you like!