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9 Reasons Numbered Lists Bug The Hell Out Of Me

Dawn Q Landau | Posted 08.01.2015 | Fifty
Dawn Q Landau

Recently I was clicking on links, another short cut we all do now- we're fed some news item on our Facebook page, or the actual news page, and from there it's a veritable rabbit hole of links. By the time you end up on some twisted site about how dogs are tortured, you've probably seen all kinds of inside out items you never would have searched for, and you might have adopted a puppy.

When You Need Your Kids, But They Don't Need You

Iris Ruth Pastor | Posted 08.01.2015 | Fifty
Iris Ruth Pastor

My sons - now flown and grown - seem to need me so little. And to go even further into the pity party slump, I am now becoming unhealthily obsessed with asking other mothers of adult sons how often they hear from their offspring - by text, by e mail, by phone or by visit.

Seize the Day

Marcia Liss | Posted 08.01.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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For Seniors, Sexual Activity Is Linked To Higher Quality Of Life

Reuters | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.31.2015 | Fifty

(Reuters Health) - Older adults who value sexual activity and engage in it have better social lives and psychological well-being, according to a small...

Japanese Granny-Band Will Make You Want To Get Up And Dance

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.31.2015 | Fifty

Japan's latest pop sensation isn't some typical, fresh-faced teeny bopper -- it's 33, young-at-heart grandmas.... average age: 84. Meet KBG...

The Entertainer

Marcia Liss | Posted 07.31.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Why I Won't Let My Skinny Jeans Dictate My Body

Iris Ruth Pastor | Posted 07.30.2015 | Fifty
Iris Ruth Pastor

I'm just returning to and fully embracing the most daring fashion staple in my closet - my beloved blue jeans - and adding a silver accoutrement.

Top 10 U.S. Cities To Retire If You Still Want To Work

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.31.2015 | Fifty

Whether it's out of necessity or desire, working at least part-time during retirement is becoming popular for many seniors. According to the Bureau of...

6 Surprising Foods That Make You Tired

Grandparents.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.30.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM We've all eaten a big meal and then felt exhausted afterwards, but what about the times that you thought you were eating somet...

6 Unusual Household Uses For Mouthwash

Grandparents.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.30.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM LISTERINE® was first developed in 1879 by Dr. Joseph Lawrence as an antiseptic for use in surgical procedures. It was...

Wonder Woman

Marcia Liss | Posted 07.30.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Sugary Diet May Contribute To Alzheimer's Disease, Study Says

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.29.2015 | Fifty

When it comes to many things, we already know that too much of a good thing can be a bad thing. Well, now researchers are giving us another reason to ...

First Row

Marcia Liss | Posted 07.29.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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The Most Stylish First Ladies In U.S. History

Next Avenue | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.29.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Kathryn Hempstead Michelle Obama’s sleeveless dresses. Hillary Clinton’s pantsuits. Laura Bush&rsqu...

Dad Gives Teens Ultimatum With 'Taken'-Inspired Note

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.28.2015 | Fifty

Parents, want to keep your kids in line? Just threaten to take them offline. That's what one tech-savvy dad figured out as a way to discipline his mes...

How to Be a Mother-in-Law

Inga | Posted 07.28.2015 | Fifty
Inga

My long-time motto, to which I have, alas, failed to adhere, has always been "A closed mouth gathers no feet." Unfortunately, letting an opinion go unvoiced is not my strong suit.

My Husband Left Me For A Younger Woman -- Now It's My Turn To Move On

High50 | Posted 07.28.2015 | Fifty
High50

My mum always used to force me to get back on anything I fell off-- horses, bikes, water-skis....men. Well, not actually the latter, but she would have if she was still around. So I now needed to apply this life lesson to my love life.

Failure to Communicate

Marcia Liss | Posted 07.28.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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5 Things 60-Somethings Can Learn From Caitlyn Jenner

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 07.27.2015 | Fifty

  1. It's never too late to be who you are or chase a dream. Caitlyn is 65 and just transitioned with the whole world watching. So, is it really...

Slotted Spoons

Marcia Liss | Posted 07.27.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Half and Half

Marcia Liss | Posted 07.26.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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3 Smart Alternatives To Life Insurance

Michael Lazar | Posted 07.27.2015 | Fifty
Michael Lazar

While life insurance may be the perfect solution for many, for some it may not. If you have yet to decide, here are three alternatives to life insurance that you can consider in the meantime.

Saying Goodbye To My Companion Of 42 Years... My Dryer

Inga | Posted 07.26.2015 | Fifty
Inga

Last week, my 42-year-old dryer gave up the ghost, mid-load. Worse, I think I killed it. I put a wet heavy blanket in it and turned it on to the high cycle, something I've done numerous times before. But under the strain, its aged heart, er, power relay, gave out and it tumbled its last. Services are pending.

Trainwreck

Marcia Liss | Posted 07.28.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Caution!

Marcia Liss | Posted 07.24.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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