Archive for Personal Growth

  • You Don’t Have to Be Lonely You Don’t Have to Be Lonely

    By Anne Coffman Marketing Director at Ridgecrest Village There have been many songs written about being lonely. We all experience periods of loneliness in our lives. As we age, however, it can become detrimental to our mental and physical wellbeing. A study done by Brigham Young University shows ...

  • A Pause for Poetry A Pause for Poetry

    By Gary Heath Poet in Residence for 50+ Lifestyles Childhood Creek That summer we skylarked among The willows along the creek running Through our farm. We pressed our Foreheads firm together, our eyes Taut like slings, peering into the Other’s orbs. We knew precisely what The ot...

  • Holy Week in the Hilltop Campus Village Holy Week in the Hilltop Campus Village

    There is no better time than April to take a walking tour in the neighborhoods and see all that the Hilltop has to offer. The churches located in or near the Hilltop Campus Village are rich in the history and the heritage of Davenport. Many are architectural marvels and designed by renowned archit...

  • Calendar of Events - April 2022 Calendar of Events – April 2022

    If you have an upcoming event that you would like published, please mail info to: 50+Lifestyles, P. O. Box 2125, Davenport, IA, 52809 Attn: Eloise or email: publisher@50pluslife.com Attn: Eloise. Please submit by the 10th of the month prior to the month you want activity listed. Support Grou...

  • Your Advocacy Connection Your Advocacy Connection

    By Jamie Long The Passionate Patient Advocate GolderCare Solutions, Unlimited, LLC From Aging Solo to Empowered Living Shortly before the pandemic and the subsequent shutdown, the GolderCare team presented a 6-week educational course on the topic of Aging Solo. It was primarily intended for peop...

  • A Pause for Poetry A Pause for Poetry

    By Gary Heath Poet in Residence for 50+ Lifestyles.       These Bones Will Rest These bones will rest. They Have traveled far in spite of All. These bones will rest. These bones long for home Where bones go to rest. Yes, They will rest. These bones Loved, cr...

  • April is Stress Awareness Month April is Stress Awareness Month

    By Mike Mathews Milestones Area Agency on Aging At any age, stress is a part of life. Young and old alike must face difficult situations and overcome obstacles. While young adults struggle to establish a career, achieve financial security, or juggle work and family demands, older adults may face...

  • PUBLISHER’S CORNER PUBLISHER’S CORNER

    By Eloise Graham Dieting - a Chance to Lose Weight and a Chance to Lose Money Hello to April. We are now entering the second quarter of 2022. Did you make any New Year’s resolutions to diet this year? How is that working for you? If you watch any TV, l am sure you have seen the ads for all of th...