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Parenting: The Job You Never Quit

Parenting is the most challenging full-time position in the world, for which there is no job description, no paycheck, and no sick or vacation days. T... Read More
3 things your grandchildren will cherish
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3 Things Your Grandchildren Will Always Cherish

I asked my daughter what she remembered of her grandparents. She doesn’t remember much of the older grandmother, who passed away when she was 4 year... Read More
Making friends in your prime
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6 Tips for Making Friends in Your Prime

Fab Over Fifty, a UK-based website, revealed that the days of those over 60 becoming lonely and aging quickly is over. The site states that those over... Read More
How to Plan the Perfect Girlfriends' Getaway
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How to Plan the Perfect Girlfriends’ Getaway

I remember when I used to think that my significant other was supposed to be everything to me. My ideal man would listen to me ramble on about work an... Read More
What to say to a person that is dying or grieving
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What To Say When Someone Is Dying

There can be a lot of mystery and confusion surrounding death because we have become a society that has been mostly shielded from death and the dying ... Read More
Woman Hugging Mother
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How to Get Along with Your Adult Daughter

The bond between a mother and daughter is practically unbreakable. In fact, according to a study in The Journal of Family Issues, "Of all familial rel... Read More
An elderly woman laughs beside a friendly young care assistant
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What To Know About Caring for An Aging Loved One

Sponsored post.   I often say that I've lived a number of lives throughout the course of my life. The different stages have depended on w... Read More
Grandparents with granddaughter for grandparents rights
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Do Grandparents Have Legal Rights to See Their Grandkids?

It can take a village to raise a child, and for many families, grandparents are a part of that village. At the same time, there are instances where a ... Read More
Sending child to college
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The Mixed Emotions of Sending Kids off to College

It's that time again. It's back to school, and many of us are sending one of our babies off to college. It isn't until you reach the point of actually... Read More
Fun things to do with friends over 50 - out for a walk at a campsite
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13 Fun Things to Do with Friends

As you age, you realize more and more the importance of friendship. Having good friends that you enjoy is one of the most wonderful feelings in the wo... Read More
grief archetype
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What’s Your Grief Archetype?

Everyone experiences grief at some point in their lifetimes. Whether the loss is that of a home, a job, or a loved one, the thoughts and feelings that... Read More
friendship jealousy
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So, What’s REALLY Behind Jealousy?

Jealousy is a complex emotional response triggered by a real or perceived threat to something of value. Whether it be a girlfriend jealous of her para... Read More