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Reminiscense

Who Says Bougainvillea Should Only Hug Walls

Bushra Alvi | Posted 12.11.2016 | Impact
Bushra Alvi

It was a bright and warm day when I went to visit an old friend whom I hadn't seen in many years. After calling up each other a few times over the pas...

What Makes a Memory Stick?

Karin Joy Whitley | Posted 09.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Karin Joy Whitley

As I look back at my summer memories, I wonder why certain situations are vivid in my mind while others I'm not able to recall. When I have conversations with my sister and brother about our childhood, some we can reminiscence to the very minuscule detail while other stories... there is no recollection.

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.

Celebrating Life

Peggy Lipton | Posted 12.18.2011 | Fifty
Peggy Lipton

We get to this age for a reason, even though that reason may be veiled. It's up to us to decipher what it is. This is as real as it gets.

By Wray Herbert

Wray Herbert | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Wray Herbert

We all have more -- and more vivid--memories of young adulthood than we do of any other time of life, no matter what personal and professional ups and downs we have along the way.

Legacy: A New Vision of Aging

Rachael Freed | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Rachael Freed

Older adults are developing new values and new perspectives: redefining self, relationships, and fundamental existential questions like time, space, life, and death.