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Afraid of the Dark

Marcia Liss | Posted 01.29.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


Your Grandparents Were Right About The Best Way To Clean Glass

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | LaToya Monah | Posted 01.29.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Claim: Newspapers are an effective way to wipe glass windows clean, sans streaks. It’s True! Our grandparents we...

Grand Illusions

Marcia Liss | Posted 01.28.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


When You Want Sex And Your Partner Doesn't

Next Avenue | Emily Gurnon | Posted 01.28.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Emily Gurnon It’s a problem experienced by both men and women, in heterosexual and same-sex relationships: One of ...

The Impossible Dream

Marcia Liss | Posted 01.27.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss



Marcia Liss | Posted 01.26.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


6 Positive Lessons I Learned From Alzheimer's

Elena Rosberg | Posted 01.26.2015 | Fifty
Elena Rosberg

My mother reacts very sensitively to my feelings and moods. That is typical of Alzheimer's patients. When I visit her feeling hectic and tense, she reacts immediately, takes on my mood, and becomes nervous and negative. But when I am cheerful and attentive, she is happy. This has taught me to be much more aware of myself and my feelings when I am with other people.

The Upside Of Working In Retirement

Alexis Abramson, Ph.D. | Posted 01.25.2015 | Fifty
Alexis Abramson, Ph.D.

Retirement is a transition that's generally filled with mixed emotions. You may feel like you've finally reached your professional stride and still have many productive years left, but the human resources department is suggesting you take a "less-demanding" position based on the results of your annual physical and length of time with the company.

5 Ways To Add Passion Back Into Your Marriage (Not Just The Bedroom)

High50 | Posted 01.25.2015 | Fifty

There comes a time in every relationship when there's an urgent need to reconnect: when the kids leave, in the aftermath of an affair, or when everything's just got a bit stale. Even couples who felt they were rubbing along quite amicably while the kids were at home are forced to recognize that they've been living parallel lives when the kids leave.

Yagana Shah

9 Sentences That Will Take Sex From Hot To Not | Yagana Shah | Posted 01.23.2015 | Fifty

Sex, like all things in life, has the potential to get really awkward in certain moments. Sometimes it's because things don't go as planned. Other tim...

Rich or Famous?

Marcia Liss | Posted 01.23.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


The Biggest 50th Anniversaries In 2015

Pat Gallagher | Posted 01.22.2015 | Fifty
Pat Gallagher

We thought we would bring you some memories of an historical event that took place in 1965 which made a long overdue difference in the civil rights of all human beings, as well as pop culture events that will bring on the awww factor (cuteness alert).

Yagana Shah

Julianne Moore's Secret For Flawless Skin Is Surprisingly Simple | Yagana Shah | Posted 01.22.2015 | Fifty

There's so much we covet about Julianne Moore -- that fiery red hair, her killer red carpet style and, of course, her career, but there's nothing we w...

...In Your Dreams

Marcia Liss | Posted 01.22.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


The Fatal Flaw

Marcia Liss | Posted 01.21.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


How To Drop Pounds By Resetting Your Eating Clock

AARP Life Reimagined | Sarah Mahoney | Posted 01.21.2015 | Fifty

Could losing weight really be as simple as shifting the hours we eat? While it’s too early to say if it’s true for humans, new research from the S...


Marcia Liss | Posted 01.20.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


5 Tips If You're Job Hunting For The First Time In Years

Next Avenue | Beverly Mahone | Posted 01.20.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Maureen Callahan (This article previously appeared on BoomerWorld.) In September 2013, I made a tough decision t...

5 Things To Do In 2015 To Prepare For Your Overseas Retirement

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 01.20.2015 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

It's that time of year when we assess the old and look forward to the new. And if your plans for the New Year include finally getting serious about living a happier, healthier, more affordable life overseas, we have five important steps you can take in 2015 to position yourself for success.

The Dreamer

Marcia Liss | Posted 01.19.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


Make The MLK Holiday A Day On, Not A Day Off

Next Avenue | Liza Kaufman Hogan | Posted 01.19.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Liza Kaufman Hogan For those wanting to do more on the upcoming three-day Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday weekend (J...

What I Discovered Reading My Childhood Diaries As An Adult

Gayle Kirschenbaum | Posted 01.18.2015 | Fifty
Gayle Kirschenbaum

I knew in order to be true in my sharing of the past, I needed to find my childhood diaries. That is where I escaped to, writing and drawing in books which I worked so hard to hide -- however, not always successfully.

Ann Brenoff

7 Reasons We'll Always Love You, Kevin Costner | Ann Brenoff | Posted 01.18.2015 | Fifty

Actor Kevin Costner turns 60 today, and let's just say it out loud: He's one fine dude. Here are seven reasons we admire him: 1. He was the rea...

Classic Movies and Books Released for the Over 50 Female!

Stephanie D. Lewis | Posted 01.16.2015 | Fifty
Stephanie D. Lewis

Frocky Horror Picture Show: Terrifying tale about a female looking for the perfect dress for her 30th high school reunion. Close your eyes during the special effects Spanx scene... shudder!

Goldilocks Had The Right Idea

Claire N. Barnes, MA | Posted 01.16.2015 | Fifty
Claire N. Barnes, MA

I've struggled with fulltime retirement. I've read the articles and books; researched employment possibilities; agonized over the gap between what I am qualified to do and what I am willing to do; edited my long (too long!) resume; talked with acquaintances and family members; and followed my own intuitive direction.