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Parents Aging

I'm Ditching New Year's Resolutions This Year -- For Something Better

Amy Chan | Posted 03.01.2014 | Women
Amy Chan

This year, instead of creating a new set of goals and resolutions, I've decided to create a contract. This is a contract with myself, on the everyday behaviors and perspectives I can incorporate so I can grow -- so that I can be the best version of "me," that I can be.

Mom's Mind May Be Gone, But Her Heart Still Wants What Her Heart Wants

BJ Gallagher | Posted 08.19.2013 | Healthy Living
BJ Gallagher

Hanging in her bathroom was a navy blue vinyl windbreaker, size 2XL, which Mom had "borrowed" from my stepdad years ago. Every morning and every afternoon the two of them would walk around the block, holding hands to steady themselves, wearing their identical navy windbreakers.

Mom's 90th Birthday and the Red Sports Car

Judi Freedman | Posted 12.17.2011 | Fifty
Judi Freedman

After all, it's not every year that my wonderful mom turns the big 9-0.

How Do You Talk To Your Parents About Aging?

Real Simple | Posted 08.15.2011 | Women

No one wants to discuss getting older. But try one of these techniques to break the ice and you’ll probably get Mom and Dad talking―and listening....

An Unexpected Gift: The Beauty In Every Age

Deborah Plummer | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Deborah Plummer

As I watch my Mom get weaker and older I know there is beauty in every age. It is an unexpected Christmas gift.