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The Takeaway: Reaching Age 90 More Likely Than Ever; Supermodel Carmen Dell’Orefice Still Catwalking at 80

Posted on 11/18/2011 by |Brooklyn, NY | Comments

Bulletin TodayAccording to the most recent census bureau data, Americans are more likely to reach 90 than ever before—and by 2050, one in 10 Americans could reach that age … If only we could all age as gracefully as Carmen Dell’Orefice, the 80-year-old supermodel who’s still working the runways.

Neither, age, heat nor toe can keep garage salers down

Posted on 07/23/2011 by |AARP Blog Author | Comments

Money & SavingsThis guest post from Garage Sale Gal Lynda Hammond is about one of her favorite people she met at a sale. I’d just had minor surgery on my toe. My podiatrist suggested I stay off it for a few days. But I was already stir-crazy having been homebound a full day, so I took short trip to the library. I found six garage sales on the way – and I’m so glad I did. Otherwise I would not have met Dale Glendenning. …