Category Archives: Aging

The Sandwich Generation

I wrote this blog post back in February of 2011. The “sandwich generation” is ongoing! ****** Who would have thought I would ever be a grandmother?! Sure, I fantasized about this season of life, but that it is actually real is continues … Continue reading

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Coping With Holiday Grief

At holiday time, many people are dealing with loss and are often caught in a dilemma between the need to grieve and the pressure to get into the spirit of the season. Holidays or not, it is important for the … Continue reading

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Message from a Past President

Stumbled across this quote from a July 15, 1979 speech given by President Jimmy Carter… “In a nation that was proud of hard work, strong families, close-knit communities, and our faith in God, too many of us now tend to worship … Continue reading

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