Going Home: Chambers Road Bridge
Senior Stories

Going Home: Everything Changes

They say you can’t go home but you can. It’s a great journey. When you leave Tampa in 85-degree weather and pick up your rental car at Port Columbus in Ohio in 19-degree weather and find an ice scraper lying on the front seat, you know you may be in some deep doo-doo but I…

Sensory Deprivation Tank
Senior Stories

Sensory Deprivation Tanks: Exploring Inner Space

I clung to the needle-sized sliver of light. There was no other sensory input. My body floated in heavily salted water that was about three feet deep. I was totally submerged. Only my face from the eyebrows to below my lips was exposed. I was nude and the water temperature was the same as my…

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…

Student Loan Debt

Student Loan Debt: Pricing Education

The second largest pool of debt in the US is student loan debt, a little more than $1.5 trillion these days. Only the nation’s pool of mortgage debt exceeds the amount of money owed by those who have borrowed to go to school. Regardless of how much one hears that more education is essential to…

Dentist Costa Rica
Health & Medical Senior Stories

Dentist in Paradise: Costa Rica Vacation

I was sitting in a plush leather operating chair in the office of a wealthy Florida dentist. His waiting room was filled with anxious patients. The reception was manned by three women working phones and billing. How I Got Dental Implants in Costa Rica In came the dentist, gray-haired, impeccably dressed, Gucci shoes and shirt,…


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