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8 Myths About Seniors and Aging

“Some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again.” –C.S. Lewis Many people fear getting older.  What they don’t realize is that it is often the best time in life for many!  Some Senior Citizens finally give themselves permission to be exactly who they are.  This can be exciting and liberating. …

senior couple enjoying a train ride

Texas Train Rides

When I was a kid, I had framed pictures of trains in my room for years, without ever realizing or questioning why. As I grew up, I ventured to replacing the steam engines and locomotives with pictures of athletes I idolized and sports cars I would never own. It was only as an adult that…

example of Texas in 1950s

Texas 1950 vs. Today

If you’re a Texan turning 65 this year, that means you were born in 1950 and grew up in two of the most significant and well-remembered decades in American history: the 1950s, full of prosperity and post-World War II American expansionism, and the 1960s, the turbulent decade that saw anti-war protests, Woodstock, civil rights, and…