Posts Tagged ‘ active life ’

SENIOR PLEASURES IN A BIG CITY

Feb 1st, 2013 | By Dr Jerry D Elrod | Category: Senior Moments Blog

Our daily paper carries a Things to Do section which unveils an abundance of daily and even more weekend activities. If health and stamina are up to it, there is enough to keep seniors quite occupied.

It is just a matter of choosing what, from such a wide variety, one wishes to explore. Outside and inside wonders await. Movies, by the score. Special senior discounts. Stage productions. Casino entertainment. Road shows. World class entertainers. Magnificent first time shows. The list is endless. Music, drama, stand up comedy, you name it, it’s yours.

Some shows come with a stiff admission fee. Some are more reasonable. If your budget allows, the



Seniors: Productive Aging, the Source for Staying Young

Jun 22nd, 2011 | By Dr Jerry D Elrod | Category: Senior Moments Blog

Like you, we are seniors who spend part of our discretionary time each day sorting out what it is we need to know. Senior Citizen Journal has been our means for helping us to identify the kinds of things important to us as we go through the transitions that come with aging and retirement. Oh, that retirement and all it symbolizes were easy. Oh, that it were an adjustment that came automatically, without struggle and difficulty. Clearly, for most of us, it is none of these.

In an effort to come to some understanding about our own aging process and retirement in such a way that we can have some solemnity and peace of mind about ourselves, we chose to create Senior Citizen Journal. Many of you have visited and choose to visit us with frequency. You are what keeps us going. Income from our generating the content of this site is small, thus not a way for us to earn large sums of money to help us through that maze of retirement. More, it is a way to identify and reflect on the kinds of subjects that are fairly