It’s Never too Late to Find Love for the First Time Around Several months ago I wrote about finding love for the second time around. But I neglected to mention the folks, who despite having searched for many, many years, still haven’t really found it for the first time around. Like me. Below is a…

2017

While you may not be up for packing yourself into a crowded hotel banquet room, donning sparkly party hats, and counting down the minutes to midnight with 200 rowdy strangers, there are plenty of other ways to celebrate the beginning of the New Year! Check out a few ideas that might be more your style…

christmas

My family and I just returned from a Rhine River cruise. Since it was the start of the Christmas season, we got a firsthand look at how all of the countries on our path—from the Netherlands to France—celebrated the holiday, particularly the sugary confections and steaming mugs of cheer that made their celebrations a little…

5 Things to Put on Your Holiday List This Year

Your cabinets, closets and drawers are already jam-packed with ties, nice-smelling bath products and gadgets. Your collections are overflowing their shelves. And every surface in your house is covered with dust collectors. This year on your holiday list, put an end to the clutter—and save your family some shopping time in the process—with gifts that…

5 Indoor plants that can grow in your laundry room

Plants benefit your home in many ways. Interior plants decrease carbon dioxide levels, increase humidity, keep air temperatures down, reduce certain air pollutants and limit airborne dust. That being said, interior plants shouldn’t be limited to one room like the kitchen or dining area. You can even put them in rooms you never considered before,…

While the younger generation may think the current Presidential election is the most contentious in history, you probably remember quite a few other instances when the passing of the Presidential torch was far from an easy handoff. Below are stories of Presidential transitions, old and new, good and bad, which remind us that it’s not…

You Are Never Too Old to Date! You probably thought you’d never have to do this again, but here you are getting gussied up—with palms sweating and heart racing—to meet a stranger and share a meal or some music. In case you’ve forgotten the rules while you’ve been out of the game, here’s a quick…

vacations

Sunny, hot days are around the corner, which means the kids are out of school for summer break. Does your family have those summertime vibes as temps heat up? Make this another unforgettable summer by planning family vacations all generations can enjoy. Broadway or Bust The Big Apple may be one of the largest cities…

apps

These days, no matter what situation you find yourself in, there are apps that are sure to make your life a little bit easier. Just click a few buttons and you have your answer or info quickly and effortlessly. Sometimes it’s hard to remember how we managed without them! Below are four apps that we…

senior rockers

I went to a live music show this weekend, where the band was made up of four guys in their 60s (in other words, my peers). During the show, that group of aging rockers, with their gray hair, creased faces and even a couple of potbellies, had just as much swagger and animal magnetism, and…

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