Senior Adventures

Be safe, snowbirds, when traveling south for winter

Jan 24th, 2018 | By

Thousands of people head to warm locations like Florida, Arizona and Texas for a few months to escape the winter weather where they are from. It’s important for snowbirds to be aware of their surroundings while traveling to and from their destination, especially if they are taking a road trip, because they will be driving
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Tour driver is more than the man at the wheel

Dec 20th, 2017 | By
Tour driver is more than the man at the wheel

Neither Lou Perry nor his boss knew precisely what was to come nearly four years ago when Perry agre ed to drive for Metro Parks Tacoma’s Fifty and Better program. “I thought I’d be taking older people to and from appointments,” he said recently. He was thrilled when he learned he’d actually escort tour groups
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Get away to where the sun shines

Nov 28th, 2017 | By

I can’t believe that another year has come and is almost gone. I look out the window and know that winter is upon us, and that thought always makes me want to get away to somewhere there is sunshine. I can only take so much of the cold weather, and besides, the sun makes me
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You might not live to 102, but have fun trying

Oct 31st, 2017 | By
You might not live to 102, but have fun trying

As I sit to write this, we are in that beautiful transition to fall. The trees have had their glory days, grow older and are beginning to wither, but not before that one last show of color and spirit.  Our lives are a bit like that. We start out as little buds and grow through
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