Easy Peazy Apps for Online Story Telling

Posted on 08/1/2012 by |All the news that matters for Illinoisans over 50. | Comments

TechnologyI feel silly introducing myself every week…but there are three of us here on the Illinois Communications Team and you never know which of us you’ll get so…this post brought to you by Jenn!    If you’re like me  – you marvel at how fast technology is moving, you revel in all the time you save when you find the perfect app,  and sometimes you feel absolutely panicked  by the sheer number of digital tools out there. I’m one of those “try any …

The Cost of Taking Your Own Advice

Posted on 10/14/2011 by |AARP Blog Author | Comments

Your LifeTaking a revitalizing vacation, working out and eating well have started to pay big dividends for Segunda and Lady Piola. Their slimmed-down reflections in boutique windows are sparkling and, more importantly, they’re feeling vibrant (though a bit sore). Next, the mighty duo decides to exercise their minds with a good novel.   Segunda and I know nothing feels better than a book in hand and an afternoon rolling out before you like a red carpet. That is, until your “boomerang” …