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Going Ape

Marcia Liss | Posted 07.01.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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11 Surprising Uses For Rubbing Alcohol

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Ellen Breslau | Posted 07.01.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Most people keep rubbing alcohol in their bathroom and use it as a disinfectant for cuts or as a sterilizer for thing...

This 100-Year-Old Athlete Still Does 100 Push-Ups Every Day

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 06.30.2015 | Fifty

It's safe to say that, at 100, Fred Winter is fitter than many people half his age. The athletic centenarian has been working on his fitness for the p...

Don't Ask, Won't Tell

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.30.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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5 Excellent Reasons To Drink More Coffee

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Sara Schwartz | Posted 06.29.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com The verdict is in: If you take your coffee daily and often, and abstain from smoking, you’re likely to live longer ...

Get A Job

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.29.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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10 Ways To Stay Mentally Healthy And Happy In Your 50s

High50 | Posted 06.28.2015 | Fifty
High50

We all know about looking after our physical health by eating well, being active and getting enough exercise. But when it comes to mental health we're less likely to think about the positive choices we can make when we're healthy in order to stay healthy. Yet mental wellbeing is just as important

Ladies, Why Can't We All Just Get Along?

Valerie Albarda | Posted 06.28.2015 | Fifty
Valerie Albarda

Just as one would never go into a marriage with the expectation of it leading down that bumpy road of divorce, the same applies to friendships. You go into friendship eager to forge what you hope will be a lifelong bond with that person upon whose shoulder you can lean, let down your guard and be as silly as any nonexistent law allows.

10 Tips For Handling Stress

Mara Karpel, Ph.D. | Posted 06.29.2015 | Fifty
Mara Karpel, Ph.D.

Depression causes people to isolate themselves, and isolation leads to further decline in mood. Getting around other people can help break the cycle. If you're not able to get out by yourself, ask for help from a friend, family member, or neighbor. Join a community center. Take a class.

Sunday

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.28.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

Sundays are so boring.

Pinch me

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.26.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Deceiving Appearances

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.26.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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15 Things That Instantly Make You Feel Sexy

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 06.25.2015 | Fifty

Most people agree that sex is pretty great. And just feeling sexy is pretty great too. Recently, one of our blogs touched on the topic, with one wo...

Notes From a Dive Bar XIII

Alan Black | Posted 06.25.2015 | Fifty
Alan Black

He talks like he's some kind of analyst in the Sigmund Freud vein, lie down and let me look inside your underwear. For that's the drive for everything, he claims, talking to his pal fondling the mouth on a bottle of Corona.

6 Mouth Exercises To Help You Snore Less

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Sara Schwartz | Posted 06.25.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Bedmates of snorers, listen up: You may be able to retire those sleep-saving earplugs for good. A study released in M...

No Regrets

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.25.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Seniors Hit Bonnaroo And It's One Of The Funniest Things We've Seen

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 06.24.2015 | Fifty

While The Beatles or Elvis might be more to their tastes, four senior citizens braved their first visit to the Bonnaroo Music Festival and Funny or Di...

Pick a Winner

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.24.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Annoying People

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.23.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Up a Tree

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.22.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Change of Command

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.21.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

No humans unless accompanied by a chimp.

In or Out?

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.20.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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How A Cup Of Tea Can Rev Up Your Sex Life

Shannon Bradley-Colleary | Posted 06.20.2015 | Fifty
Shannon Bradley-Colleary

Last month I had a mild midlife crisis after dancing in a gay club with attractive, sweaty young men who humored me. I came home a bit disgruntled by the sexual stasis in my long-term marriage with the most interesting (and loving) husband in the world.

5 Truths To Help You Survive Midlife

Elaine Ambrose | Posted 06.20.2015 | Fifty
Elaine Ambrose

Some of you have been around the block enough times to know where to avoid the mud and dog poop or when to stop and smell the roses. Others, however, refuse to try a better path so they continue to trip over the same obstacles.

The Book That Taught Me How To Experience Life Properly

Judith Newton | Posted 06.20.2015 | Fifty
Judith Newton

On our flight to England, I'd read Mark Doty's Still Life with Oysters and Lemon: On Objects and Intimacy. It is a book about still life pictures, but also about love, loss and our hunger for intimacy. The book moved me, and in the course of a ten hour journey, altered my understanding of why I travel, of why I need to travel.