Tag Archives: Aging

I Have a Problem, Therefore I Matter

There’s something about the aging process that seems to bring out the very negative in many people.  And it’s not without reason that many older folks feel negative.  The bloom of youth is gone and never to return; health is … Continue reading

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Life’s Ebb and Flow, God’s Timing?

I’m almost 59. And that’s one year from 60. He’s nearly 64. In many ways I don’t feel that old. Yes, my knees ache after intense hiking and climbing (today it’s 29 flights and over 4 miles). I have an … Continue reading

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Gratitude Recalibrated

A story popped up on my Facebook yesterday, from Humans of New York.  Sometimes I find these stories a bit trite, but the opening words caught my eye: “I miss that we can’t go out and dance.  Or visit other … Continue reading

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Diet and Exercise

  These are not two of my all-tine favorite words in any language.  I also hate that there is a certain negativity that washes over me each time I hear those words. Diet and exercise. Yeesh.  Those can’t be fun!! … Continue reading

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How to Stay Young: Beauty is Fleeting

  Spoiler alert: I don’t have the secret to staying young.  No magical elixir; no fountain of youth; no miracle wrinkle cream. But I’m learning it’s a mindset and a decision we make, regardless of what society’s definition might be. … Continue reading

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An Inconvenient Interruption

It’s been an inauspicious beginning to my new blog.  Life events curtailed the attention I had intended to put into this blog, and other than the initial window dressing, I’ve been able to post little more.  I had hoped to … Continue reading

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