Dear Vicki

Dear Vicki In Sickness and in Health I worry too much, especially about medical problems. This seems to be getting worse as I age, but I think I have good reason to fret. Friends are coming down with terrible illnesses and spouses are dying! What can I do right now to prepare for a health […]

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It’s Never too Late to Put a Plan in Place for Your Parents

It’s Never too Late to Put a Plan in Place for Your Parents By Leah Lancione Nobody likes talking about it, but if you are a baby boomer whose parents are still living, there’s no time like the present to set up a plan to ensure their quality of life is maintained to the very […]

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Recording a Life

Recording A Life For the Not-so-Computer Savvy By Penelope Folsom You’ve lived all these years. You’ve had all those wonderful and maybe not so wonderful experiences. You’ve tried to share your history and your stories, but they don’t seem that interested – yet. In the 1950s I had the opportunity to visit my grandparents in […]

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When Family Needs Care

WHEN FAMILY NEEDS CARE, Part 1 By Steven R. Fleming One of the realities of planning for or living in retirement is that one may wind up also caring for an aging parent or relative. A 2012 study by the Alzheimer’s Association revealed 43.5 million of adult family members are caring for someone more than […]

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Coaching and Connecting

Coaching and Connecting By Leah Lancione Grandparenting expert Susan Adcox says, “Grandparents probably fall roughly into three categories: those who love sports, those who somewhat interested in them and those who are totally indifferent to sports but love their grandchildren.” If you fall into any of those categories, consider getting more involved in your grandchild’s […]

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Dear Vicki

Dear Vicki Fifth Wheel? When my husband and I make our annual trip to our old hometown, our time is very limited. After we see our relatives, we have little opportunity for socializing. However, we do get together at a favorite restaurant with three of my old high school friends and their husbands. This year, […]

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We Need to be Missed?

We Need to be Missed? By Nancy Lincoln Reynolds “To be included, you just need to be present. To belong, you need to be missed.” This quote from John Swinton, a Scottish-American journalist in the 1800s, resonates with anyone who has attempted to become a part of an existing group of people and found the […]

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Friends for Life

FRIENDS FOR LIFE By Dr. James David             We’ve just returned from a spirited week in the Florida Keys with my two brothers and sister and their spouses. Whenever we told anyone that the eight of us were vacationing together, the response was very positive with some amazed and awed that we were all good […]

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