Monthly Archives: December 2010

Grief Tearbook: A Pink Slip on Christmas Day

We all know what a pink slip is, when a person loses a job. Well, one might say I got a pink slip the day I knew for sure my role as a wife was basically over. I got a … Continue reading

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A Story of Recovery – A Way to Help When Waiting for Something to Happen

A dozen or so years ago my husband and I were suddenly crashed into by an unlicensed driver who had no insurance.  To make matters worse, she’d had her license taken away from her and was in a borrowed car. … Continue reading

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Honeysuckle Air: Buying a Car to Save $7.00 in Taxi Fares – Humor

It is fascinating how we make spontaneous choices and quickly find a way to justify them. One year I had gone without a car due to a serious car accident that  pretty much prevented me from walking for a year.  … Continue reading

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Seniors Deal With Paper in Their Lives by Reducing Stacks of Paper Around the House

  Dealing with Paper Around the House – Used with permission from Sammy Love What happens when a senior decides to deal with stacks of paper which seem to be growing? There is a way to include it in his … Continue reading

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Senior Citizens Getting Flu Shots including H1N1 and Other Strains

The Need for Vaccination Centers to Be More Senior-Friendly   Seniors Getting Swine Flu Shots – ronnieb from Morguefile.com Seniors who are at risk and try to get a swine flu shot may find it a bit of a challenge. … Continue reading

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Churches Call on Their Faithful to Help with Environmental Action

Church Members Stand Up for the Environment – Used with permission from Mary Chimarusti No matter the religion or background, Americans and others all around the world are making deep commitments toward love and respect for the earth. People of … Continue reading

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Meditation: Pass the Happiness Please – Relaxing and Redefining Expectations

Tradition can be helpful when we use it to anchor our life’s boat, with freedom to move in and out at will. However, it can be harmful when it becomes a “Dead Sea” of entanglement, not allowing us to grow, … Continue reading

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Observe & Conserve Nature During Butterfly Migration at Wildseed Farms

  Seniors Plant Milkweed for Butterflies – paulabflat There is an ever-increasing need to provide butterfly habitats as current ones are disappearing at an alarming rate. Many seniors are planting butterfly gardens. It doesn’t take a huge area to plant … Continue reading

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Senior Citizen Walks to School to Volunteer With Kids

Seniors Provide Local Community Service by Volunteering at Schools   Seniors Can Help Children Read – anon Catherine Merriam is a fascinating older lady who knows how to age gracefully and stay active by walking and keeping in frequent contact … Continue reading

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Find Books Which Inspire Children to Read Like Santa’s Book of Names

Inspire Children to Read – gracey There is special value in exposing children to books which motivate the desire to read. Santa’s Book of Names is one which does just that. Read it with a child any time! Parents and … Continue reading

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