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Who Do You Want To Be?

By Mike Drak My son Doug is in Australia studying to be a doctor and he thought I might find the following story interesting. It’s about George Corones who at the age of 99 broke the world swimming record at the Commonwealth Games trials on the Gold Coast and...

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Pushing Your Limits As You Age

When was the last time you pushed yourself? You know, tried to do something completely different? Well here’s a great story of how one woman did just that. In retirement, Julia discovered that she really didn’t have any particular plan and found herself bored, lonely and struggling without any...

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Finding Energy, Awareness, Focus and Wonder

By Iris Ruth Pastor Through circumstances not altogether pleasant I found myself in the waiting room of Mt. Sinai Hospital in New York City on Super Bowl weekend. Trying to distract myself from the myriad of tests my husband was having on his spine, I started reading the weekend...

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Virtual Reality Final Wishes Granted

Here’s an inspiring story of how one person’s passion for giving back has some amazing benefits. David Parker, an IT Consultant by day, started an initiative that helps the terminally ill visit places that they have never been before from the hospital rooms that they now reside in. Through...

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Happiness – Maybe It’s Not a Pursuit and We Already Caught It!

By Susan Williams The pursuit of happiness. It’s such a simple phrase but can be loaded with some significant expectations. It is so easy to overlook and not appreciate what is already in our lives as we pursue our own views of what we believe will make us happy. ...

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Most Important Life Lessons On Aging From Tuesdays With Morrie

Given Morrie Schwartz’s life-long preoccupation with helping his students prepare for their future, Mitch Albom spent one Tuesday with Morrie that was devoted to aging. In our second post on the book Tuesdays With Morrie, we share some of the top life lessons Morrie shared.

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