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Amazing Aging With Grace – Part 4: On the Death of Parents

My mother died not too long ago.  My father followed soon after.   They were both 93, had health concerns, and – according to each of them – had lived a good life and were ready to go.  Their peaceful acceptance of this final life transition made a deep impression on me as I now contemplate my own later […]

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Amazing Aging With Grace – Part 3: Never Too Late to Change

I know, I know…it’s been awhile.   But it’s not as if I’ve been sitting around eating chocolate all day  (though that sounds like an incredibly good idea).  Nope, standing on the threshold of my 70th birthday, I have taken on a new, exciting, extremely meaningful, very demanding full time job.  My new position?  Founder and CEO of Cultivating […]

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Amazing Aging with Grace – Part 2: Stranger in a Strange Land

I’m one of those weird people who actually like birthdays.  And rather than depend on others to make the day “special”, I take full responsibility for doing so myself.  Some years I go the mani/pedi/massage route; others, I gather friends for dinner; or maybe I simply plan a movie marathon and eat chocolate all day. […]

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Amazing Aging with Grace – Part 1: Meeting Grace

My parents named me Grace – perhaps hoping that somehow I would one day morph into Grace Kelly and marry my Prince Ranier. Over time, Grace gradually became Amazing Grace – perhaps because their best friends referred to their daughter as Magnificent Sarah. It was fine with me. Life was too much fun for me […]

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