• today's 100 year old's say they don't feel old
    Today’s 100-Year-Olds Say They Don’t “Feel Old”

    As Older Americans Month wraps up, we want to share recent data released on some of the nation’s oldest seniors – centenarians. You might be surprised to learn more than half (60 percent) of 100-year-olds say they don’t...

    • Posted 6 years ago
    • 0
  • Is This the End of Your Story or the Beginning of a New Chapter?

    By Carol Doyel – There was a time that I thought 50 was old, but as I approached my 40’s and then 50’s and now at 50 plus, I have come to understand that old is not...

    • Posted 6 years ago
    • 5
  • Make Fifty a Bit More Fabulous

    By Millie Rainer− Women are like fine wine. They only get better with age. Beauty is limitless and ageless, which means it has nothing to do with how old or young you are. Of course, there are...

    • Posted 7 years ago
    • 1
  • Kate Hepburn
    Going Gracefully into That Good Night… Reflections on the art of aging

    By Jennifer Molton – In 1965 when I was eleven years old, I stood on the sidewalk of Mansfield Road in Storrs, Connecticut and watched as a gray haired woman came rolling toward me on a fat-tired...

    • Posted 7 years ago
    • 1
  • older woman smiling with hands resting on chin
    From Miss to Ma’am: God’s Perspective of Aging

    By Sharon V. King – Have you ever heard the expression, “Women get old; men become distinguished?” We may want to believe our 21st-century society has evolved beyond such thinking, but the sad truth is that perceptions...

    • Posted 7 years ago
    • 2
  • Gail Tillinghast reunion
    The High School Reunion

    By Gail N. Tillinghast – You spend your life as a child growing and learning, and if you are among the more fortunate, you grow up among the same people at a time when it starts to...

    • Posted 7 years ago
    • 0
  • mature woman leaning on bike with water bottle
    80 Ways to Feel Young and Stay Sharp

    By Sarah Marchant − Aging is a natural, inevitable part of life. As we grow older, it becomes easy to look back wistfully on years past and wish we could reclaim our youth. While your 20′s may be the...

    • Posted 7 years ago
    • 1
  • LADIES Are We Becoming Invisible?

    Guest Post By Beth Havey – Actor Kristin Scott Thomas, 53, is one lady who feels she is becoming invisible.  (AND MALE READERS: please stay with me, because I need your opinions.)  You remember Thomas in THE...

    • Posted 7 years ago
    • 0
  • Poppy Smith with husband
    Will You Still Love Me When I’m. . .

    A woman reading I’m Too Young to Be This Old commented, “In chapter four, you asked the question that often I want to ask my husband: Will you still love me when I’m. . .and then I...

    • Posted 8 years ago
    • 0
  • girl blowing dandelion
    I Have a Dream – Two Ways Caregivers Can Help Loved Ones Achieve Their End-of-Life Wishes

    By Sherri Snelling – Fifty years ago, Martin Luther King Jr. gave his famous “I Have a Dream” speech on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C.  As we honor Dr. King’s birthday this month...

    • Posted 8 years ago
    • 0
  • Aging with Grace

    Submitted by Ken Meyers – For the longest time I had not given much thought about getting older; every year was just another year on the calendar. For me it did not have anything to do with...

    • Posted 8 years ago
    • 0
  • Beauty is in the Eye of the Beholder

    By Renee Bachner – Sight is a precious gift that we don’t want to lose. However, as we age our sight can change too like so many other physical changes that we experience do to aging. What...

    • Posted 9 years ago
    • 0
  • Aging Is All In the Attitude

    By Shawna Hamilton – Granted, I am only encroaching on 40, but already my 92 year old Nana’s voice has haunted me a few times. For as long as I can remember, every time she’d have to squint to see...

    • Posted 9 years ago
    • 1
  • Aging Can Be A Blessing, Says Beauty Expert Cindy Joseph

    By Anne Mount – Aging should be viewed as a big letter V, an ever-expanding “life” adventure, not like a “hill” as in “you’re over it,” says this silver-haired super model Hate glancing at yourself in the...

    • Posted 9 years ago
    • 2
  • Grow Old Along With Me…

    Remember Robert Browning’s poem “Grow old along with me! The best is yet to be. The last of life, for which the first was made: our times are in His hand Who saith, k”A whole I planned,...

    • Posted 9 years ago
    • 0
  • Aging: What Are We So Afraid Of?

    I live in the land of angels, but in Los Angeles these guardians are nipped and tucked with crooked smiles and lopsided eyes frozen on a static expression. At 52 I am really pissed off that aging...

    • Posted 9 years ago
    • 0
aging