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The gift of giving

The gift of giving

Charitable giving is alive and well

People generally give to organizations that have impacted their lives in some way.
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Tuesday, November 25, 2014/Author: Bret/Number of views (77)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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What a difference 25 years can make!

What a difference 25 years can make!

Guest blogger Julie Blow compares her college reunions--25th and 50th

Class reunions are a time for reflection on what's important to us.
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Thursday, November 20, 2014/Author: Guest Author/Number of views (208)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Writing connects us to our past, our present and others

Writing connects us to our past, our present and others

Wellness with Cindy

Taking on a writing project for the first time can be daunting, but it's easy to get started and worth the effort.
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Tuesday, November 18, 2014/Author: Cindy Sue Blair/Number of views (225)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Preventing Falls Starts When?

Preventing Falls Starts When?

Nobody likes to fall

Falling is scary for people of every age. There are some easy ways to be smart about fall prevention.
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Friday, November 14, 2014/Author: Juliet Curtis/Number of views (419)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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A tribute to our veterans

A tribute to our veterans

Each story is different and deserves to be told

It's important that we honor our veterans for their service.
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Tuesday, November 11, 2014/Author: Anne Heinrich/Number of views (355)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Managing stress is a must to keep the joy in life alive

Managing stress is a must to keep the joy in life alive

Wellness with Cindy

There are many ways to manage stress so it doesn't take the joy out of living.
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Monday, November 10, 2014/Author: Cindy Sue Blair/Number of views (346)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Now is the time to make changes to your Medicare plan for 2015

Now is the time to make changes to your Medicare plan for 2015

Important information about Medicare open enrollment

Medicare Open Enrollment will be open until December 7, 2014.
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Wednesday, November 05, 2014/Author: Kathleen/Number of views (449)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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What exactly is fitness anyway?

What exactly is fitness anyway?

Wellness with Cindy

Fitness isn't just for athletes. We all have a reason to be physically fit.
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Tuesday, November 04, 2014/Author: Cindy Sue Blair/Number of views (527)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Celebrating 50th college reunion with a memorable keepsake

Celebrating 50th college reunion with a memorable keepsake

Julie Blow volunteered to create 50th reunion memory book and picked up tech skills along the way.

Taking on a creative project is a great way to pick up new computer skills.
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Thursday, October 30, 2014/Author: Guest Author/Number of views (516)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Fats and Salts and Sugars, Oh My!

Fats and Salts and Sugars, Oh My!

Why it's important to reduce fat, salt and sugar in your diet, and how you can start today

There are plenty of easy ways to steer clear of foods with too much salt, sugar and fat.
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Tuesday, October 28, 2014/Author: Shelby/Number of views (596)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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For some, our best happens after 50!

For some, our best happens after 50!

Wellness with Cindy

Poet Max Ehrmann's most successful works were written after he was retired.
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Monday, October 20, 2014/Author: Cindy Sue Blair/Number of views (526)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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About those labels

About those labels

When purchasing groceries, be sure to check the fine print.

Those nutrition labels might be hard to read, but it's worth learning how to decipher what they mean.
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Monday, October 20, 2014/Author: Peter Holtgrave/Number of views (810)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Grandma was a "model" citizen

Grandma was a "model" citizen

Not everyone can say they have a lingerie model for a grandmother

A look into the past reveals secrets worth exploring.
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Wednesday, October 15, 2014/Author: Anne Heinrich/Number of views (600)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Being SMART about fitness plan makes success attainable

Being SMART about fitness plan makes success attainable

Wellness with Cindy

When starting a new exercise routine, it's a good idea to take a serious look at your goals and your definition of success.
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Tuesday, October 14, 2014/Author: Cindy Sue Blair/Number of views (910)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Deciding you are going to make healthy changes is the first step

Deciding you are going to make healthy changes is the first step

Easy ways to get started on your path to fitness

 The best way to get started with living a more healthy lifestyle is to be intentional.
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Friday, October 03, 2014/Author: Peter Holtgrave/Number of views (755)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Taking a step back in time is a great reason and way to learn technology

Taking a step back in time is a great reason and way to learn technology

Wellness with Cindy

Looking into your ancestry is even more fun and effective with technology.
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Friday, October 03, 2014/Author: Cindy Sue Blair/Number of views (692)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Healthy habits are CATCH-ing

Healthy habits are CATCH-ing

It's never too early or too late to choose healthy living

Adults 50+ have many competing interests and demands on their time. Many are seeking volunteer opportunities that are the right fit, and they’re taking steps to create or maintain a healthy lifestyle. Is it possible to do both? All at once? The answer is YES.
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Friday, September 26, 2014/Author: Peter Holtgrave/Number of views (820)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Bread baked the old-fashioned way is worth the wait

Bread baked the old-fashioned way is worth the wait

Wellness with Cindy

Who doesn't like fresh baked bread? Whether baked from scratch or crafted with a little help from the store, nothing brings people around the kitchen better than a loaf of hot bread.
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Monday, September 22, 2014/Author: Cindy Sue Blair/Number of views (589)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Tutoring is time and energy well spent

Tutoring is time and energy well spent

Janet Westbrook finds joy in helping children improve reading skills and confidence.

Volunteering with the OASIS Intergenerational Tutoring program is great way to reach a child who needs a boost and a friend.
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Thursday, September 18, 2014/Author: Guest Author/Number of views (996)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Older adults are prime targets for fraud and scams

Be on the lookout for people trying to take advantage

Older adults can be easy targets for scam artists. The best way to fend off fraud is to recognize it and help others do the same.
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Wednesday, September 10, 2014/Author: Anne Heinrich/Number of views (896)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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