iOS app Android app

Growing Up in the 1960s

The Gifts My Parents Gave

Kerrie L Cooper | Posted 12.21.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Kerrie L Cooper

The start of the holiday season when I was growing up was marked by the appearance of Santa Claus at the end of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade. My...

5 Summertime Things I Regret Doing As A Teen

The Huffington Post | Ann Brneoff | Posted 05.26.2013 | Fifty

There are seasons of our regrets and I'm guessing that many midlifers would point to their teenage summers as principal ones. The ringing of the final...

Growing Up In The '50s: Cigarettes, Kool-Aid & TV Dinners

Ann Brenoff | Posted 09.09.2012 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

Tell me more about what it was like back then, my son urged. Well, I never rode in a car seat as a baby, I told him. In fact, my mom held me on her lap, juggling me and a cigarette at the same time.