Archive for Personal Growth

  • Growing Old and Embracing It Growing Old and Embracing It

    By Anne Coffman Marketing Director at Ridgecrest Village My name is Anne Coffman, and I am the Marketing Director at Ridgecrest Village in Davenport, Iowa; located just off Northwest Boulevard. Here at Ridgecrest we have been dealing with obstacles and are doing amazing things to stay positive. I ...

  • Max’s Musings Max’s Musings

    By Max Molleston Finding a poem you did not know existed is different than seeing one in a book of them hidden somehow from your searching. Sometimes it’s just incredible! My sister recently sent me a box on my birthday. I managed to get it open to discover four small white pillows, baby pillows....

  • Calendar of Events | October 2020 Calendar of Events | October 2020

    There are some new events added to the calendar. If you have an upcoming event that you would like published mail info to: 50+Lifestyles, P. O. Box 2125, Davenport, IA, 52809 Attn: Eloise or email: publisher@50pluslife.com Attn: Eloise. Support Groups and Informational Seminars Open AA Meeting -...

  • Max’s Musings Max’s Musings

    By Max Molleston When poet Walt Whitman becomes the subject of discussions or conversations at a literary gathering, many of those listenings can claim to not understand. Whitman, the individual that he was, tossed some poets aside because they had not used American language, words used then, and...

  • Camping During a Pandemic Camping During a Pandemic

    By Mary Schricker Gemberling “Look at life through the windshield, not the rearview mirror.” ..........Byrd Baggett As many of you know, camping is a fairly recent addition to my list of favorite things to do. When I was just getting to know Gary, he mentioned that he had an RV and en...

  • Post-Pandemic Adventures Post-Pandemic Adventures

    By Mary Schricker Gemberling Tuesday morning, July 7th we ventured out on our first major post-pandemic adventure. As many of you know, Gary and I love to travel. Since the onset of Covid-19 and the cancellation of most nonessential travel, we have been staying pretty close to home. We did sneak ...

  • Pregnancy Resources Annual Walk for Life Pregnancy Resources Annual Walk for Life

    By Liz Ryan Outreach Events, Pregnancy Resources For 30 YEARS, Pregnancy Resources has provided life-affirming, biblically-based and holistic care. Moms and Dads can see their child’s growth through education and ultrasounds. Compassionate support through pregnancy and beyond enables families ...

  • Max’s Musings Max’s Musings

    By Max Molleston Some hot weather coming our way, and why not? It it summer in the midwest. About the time I tried to emphasize rain, it sort of stopped on us. July was much drier than June. It is now time to get busy on my part and send to you a poem that came to the post office box. I like resp...