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COVID’s Impact on Isolation
COVID’s Impact on Isolation

Covid-19 brought an urgency and increased focus to the problem of social isolation. So it was no surprise to Embracing Aging that connectivity was a c...
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Start Recording!
Start Recording!

There is power in hearing someone’s story.  Stories help connect people because they provide a glimpse into one’s life.  They offer perspective,...
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When You Help Others, You Help Yourself
When You Help Others, You Help Yourself

Wonderful gifts come in all shapes and sizes.  Sometimes they are actual products, other times not.  I find gifts related to experiences, memories, ...
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Life is Not Static
Life is Not Static

“Life is not static.  It is always in motion, swirling, changing, evolving, dancing, flowing.” These are the words Joel Conway says about aging....
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Finding Beauty in Imperfection
Finding Beauty in Imperfection

Wabi-sabi is the Japanese concept that encourages people to accept the beauty of flaws and rawness in natural things.  Instead of striving for perfec...
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Using the Word “NO” to Get to the Word “YES”
Using the Word “NO” to Get to the Word “YES”

I’ve always found it rather ironic that saying the simple two letter word “NO” can be one of the hardest things to do.   It can surface feelin...
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It’s Okay to Try!
It’s Okay to Try!

While growing up, I often heard the words “it’s okay to try”.  In fact, my parents were so supportive of me dabbling in new interests that in r...
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Be BOLD in Your Aging!
Be BOLD in Your Aging!

The cover of the October 2020 issue of Better Homes & Garden magazine caught my attention.  First, because of its different take on decorating a ...
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I Bet You Were Good Looking When You Were Young
I Bet You Were Good Looking When You Were Young

“I bet you used to be really good looking when you were young”, was a comment made to Glen Dunbar by a younger woman at a party.  Glen was in......
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