I was in the six item express lane at the store quietly fuming.
Completely ignoring the sign, the woman ahead of me had slipped into the check-out line pushing a cart piled high with groceries.
Imagine my delight when the cashier becko... Read more
Our 4 year-old and 9 year-old Grand-daughters spent Saturday with us. When we took them home around 4 PM I was visiting with our daughter-in-law when she asked me if I had heard what Nola did the first week of school. I hadn't, and she proceed... Read more
If you can always be cheerful, ignoring aches and pains,
If you can resist complaining and boring people with your troubles,
If you can eat the same food every day and be grateful for it,
If you can understand when your loved ones... Read more
If every morning,
You can find a reason to say,
"Yes, it's going to be a beautiful day."
And every day, you find a reason to say,
"Yes, it is a beautiful day."
And every night, you find a reason to say,
"Yes, it wa... Read more
According to a study published online in the Journal JAMA Oncology, for breast cancer patients who have the BRCA1 gene mutation, undergoing an oophorectomy (a procedure that removes a woman's ovaries) reduced breast cancer death rates by 62 perc... Read more
An eye witness account from New York City, on a cold day in December some years ago:
A little boy, about 10-years-old, was standing before a shoe store on the roadway, barefooted, peering through the window, and shivering with cold.
A ... Read more
Getting regular, functional exercise that is similar to everyday activities is beneficial for people who have dementia, according to research published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. Non-Alzheimer's dementia patients living ... Read more
While on a road trip, an elderly couple stopped at a roadside restaurant for lunch.
After finishing their meal, they left the restaurant, and resumed their trip.
When leaving, the elderly woman unknowingly left her glasses on the table... Read more