life lessons

Banned for Life

Posted on 10/23/2012 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Your LifeFelice Shapiro is a writer, entrepreneur, and publisher as well as the founder of Better After 50, a weekly online magazine. In addition to being a teacher and avid runner, hiker, and yogi, she is an AARP contributor. Lance has been teetering from grace for a while but this week he fell off the bike. My Livestrong bracelet is off my wrist until I can create my own separation between the cause and the person. Lance’s fall has got me thinking about …

Life is Bee-utiful

Posted on 06/18/2011 by | Home & Family blogger | Comments

Your LifeIf youth is wasted on the young, wisdom certainly isn’t wasted on the aged. Watching the participants of the 2011 AARP National Spelling Bee inspired me, and not for reasons you think.