Everyone has a life story. It is the essence of what has happened in our lives and encompasses our entire life experience. Some stories are long, some not so long. But each is unique, and no two are written alike.
Retirees, working professionals and anyone age 55 and older are invited to gather monthly to benefit low-income children ages zero to 18 throughout Davidson County at Book'em, a non-profit children's literacy organization.
Recently in a series of interviews we conducted with some of our FiftyForward members, we were disheartened by what we heard about feelings of isolation:
January the 1st, 2017. It's that time again where we promise ourselves that THIS year we will rise to do something healthy, empowering or life-changing. The first day of a new year is a perfect time for starting something new, right? The thing is, about 30 days from now is usually where we fall and abandon our grandiose resolution.
It saddens me to report that the country adage, "them that has, gets," is alive and well in Franklin. I'm referring to the news reports that a nesting pair of bald eagles, our national bird, has taken up residence in our fair city.
As people grow up, it becomes easy to look back on "lost" time. Getting older in a prison cell makes it even easier to lose track of that time - of days, months and years.
The Smyrna Senior Citizens Center will host its second annual Wine Tasting on Friday, Oct. 14 from 5 until 9 p.m., located 100 Raikes Street in Smyrna.
About 1940, the country was beginning to emerge from the Depression, and the tall poles bearing electric wires were marching deeper into the rural areas of the country.
Q: What is "advance care planning," and does Medicare cover it?
BMI, Body Mass Index, is the most commonly used method for classifying individual weight categories related to health risks; however, don't stop there!
Listen up, because this month we're going to have a talk. In the age of information, there are too many people saying things about health and fitness.
La Vergne Mayor Dennis Waldron recently presented Mrs. Jane Vailes with the La Vergne Centenarian Award in honor of her 101st birthday last month.
For the 11th year in a row, Timothy L. Takacs has been selected by his peers to be included in The Best Lawyers of America 2017 in the field of elder law.
Sequestered in the midst of Lebanon, Tennessee, lies hidden perhaps the most fabulous antique store in America, and not one lick of it is for sale.
The weather has been so hot that my thoughts are turning to cooler weather and fall events. What better way to spend an autumn day than to visit Granville?
Transportation continues to be a hot topic across Middle Tennessee. As Music City and the surrounding area continue to grow, so does the need to find a solution for safe, reliable, accessible and affordable transportation for all residents.
Dora turned to me and said, "I can't walk through our living room anymore without stepping on stacks of papers." I was immediately concerned about my friend's safety.
Henry Kissinger, Jerry Orbach, County Kerry, capers. This is my mantra to assure myself that I'm not afflicted with "the ol' timers." There's one more, but I can't remember what it is.
My bucket list seems more like a sand pail. A friend sent a broadcast e-mail of his summer in a wisteria-draped villetta he rented in Tuscany from which he pedals out for two-day bike rides in the countryside. That's a bucket.
Another life suddenly cut short! Whether it happens on the news or in your family, we feel a sadness for the untoward violence, accident, or disease.
What is it about the passing of years that gives us a love/hate approach to life? We talk about aging as a derogatory term, but isn't living longer a wonderful chance to truly embrace life to its fullest?
A few weeks ago, we had a family reunion in Pigeon Forge. We rented a cabin and, after winding up a long, narrow road, we reached the most beautiful view. It was absolutely breathtaking!
David Tuchman is known for his volunteer work with filmmaking, specifically to support non-profits and raise awareness for a plethora of social causes. Filmmaking is one of Tuchman's greatest passions that developed into a hobby for helping others.
Quick! How much protein do you eat in a day? Is it enough? Oh, carbs! What about those? Slow digesting or fast? Sugars or starches? What?? You don't track your food?!?
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