Grandkids: Long-Distance Grandparenting Tips
Life Lessons & How Tos

Grandkids: Long-Distance Grandparenting Tips

As a grandkid, I know that living away from my grandparents has always been hard. It wasn’t just tough on Grandparent’s Day (September 8) or holidays. It was also when they missed the little things like my school plays or when they couldn’t make it to my soccer games. The good news is, there are…

Instructions for Life
Life Lessons & How Tos

20 Instructions for Life Happiness

Les Hopkins, a senior serving the Peace Corps in Estonia. Les compiled the following instructions for life to help his fellow man. His wish is that these simple life rules improve yours. What I Wish I Could Ask My Grandpa 1. Take into account that great love and great achievements involve great risk. 2. When…

Presidential Greetings
Life Lessons & How Tos

Get Presidential Greetings from Presidents

My crotchety Uncle Charlie was oddly jubilant the day I called to wish him a Happy 85th Birthday. “You’ll never guess who I got a card from,” he gloated. As it happened, I knew. I had arranged for the president of the United States to send Charlie a personal birthday card. But I wasn’t about…

Buy A Used Car
Life Lessons & How Tos

How to Buy a Used Car: Advice for Seniors

Transportation should provide enjoyment, not a financial burden What enables people to be on time for a scheduled appointment, attend a favorite social event or recreational activity, or just drive on a pleasant summer day? What machine do many people get to know as if it were almost a member of the family? What enables…

Senior Airline Discounts: Best Senior Discounts
Life Lessons & How Tos Travel

Best Senior Airline Discounts: Senior Flight Discounts

The major U.S. airlines are struggling to stay afloat; personnel, routes, and frequencies are still being cut. At the same time, the “budget” carriers are expanding and multiplying. Although they do not offer any senior flight discounts, we’ve included these new no-frill airlines because their rates are so reasonable. Take a look at the best…

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