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Aging for Beginners

Aging begins at 30 and ends…well, a lot of that depends on you. Aging for Beginners with Adriane Berg is your guide through the exciting realm of successful, happy aging…from finances to travel to relationships, work and retirement lifestyle. Adriane sees exactly how to make life better and helps you do just that at any and every age.

Aging for Beginners

Dental Tourism: The Good, the Bad and the Molar

Don’t risk bankruptcy due to health-care costs. Consider medical and dental tourism. Great care can be had for a fraction of the cost.

Aging for Beginners

The Language of Longevity: Why Age Words Matter

How you describe yourself—and how you perceive yourself— determine how you feel and behave at any age. Forget infirmity…focus on vitality.

Aging for Beginners

Start Now to Be Who You Want to Be

The new world of longevity starts with one decision—who do you want to be in the later stages of life?

Aging for Beginners

The Downsizing Chronicles: The Agony and the Ecstasy

Downsizing guru Marie Kondo has got it wrong. For folks of a certain age, the "joy-ploy" doesn't always work.

Aging for Beginners

Will Scientific Breakthroughs Make Living Past 100 a Given?

New world of life science research is ending aging as we understand it today. New “BioAge” test and more.

Aging for Beginners

Coming of Age…Again Will Co-Housing Help Retirees Retain Community?

Communes are back for baby boomers, providing community plus support for aging individuals. Like the old days, the residents set the rules.

Aging for Beginners

Why Won’t Mama Listen to Me?

How do you get aging parents to move to a safer home? With love, strength and a deep understanding for what they are going through.

Aging for Beginners

My Birthday Blog—I’m Crying Because I’m Confused

At 71, Adriane Berg’s birthday celebration was a living example of age confusion in an era where elders’s place in society is changing.

Aging for Beginners

Allying with Powerful Feminist Initiatives to Fight Ageism

The fight against ageism needs to be fought much like the feminism movement. It worked then…it can work now.

Aging for Beginners

7 Reasons for Perpetual Lateness Syndrome…and What to Do About It

When you retired, did you throw away your alarm clock? Perpetual Lateness Syndrome doesn’t work, even in retirement. Time to fix it.

Aging for Beginners

How to Plan a “Fun-er-al”

You’ve had a wonderful life…you can have a wonderful death. Get creative for your last act.

Aging for Beginners

How to Hula Hoop: Mastering the Impossible

Even if you failed once, twice, three times, you can still master that skill. At 72, Adrianne Berg just did.

Aging for Beginners

Help Loved Ones Add Joyful Years to Their Lives

Want to live longer? Phone a friend. Socializing is as important for health as proper nutrition and exercise.

Aging for Beginners

Are You a Tweenager?

Being a “tween” isn’t just for adolescents. Older folks are finding themselves tweening as they look to semiretirement and beyond.

Aging for Beginners

Are You Financially SECURE? What the New Retirement Legislation Could Mean to You

401(k) options are getting better. New proposals in the House and Senate are a potential boon for baby boomers and their post-retirement income.

Aging for Beginners

Writing Your Résumé: Job Hunting at 40 and Beyond

How older workers can present themselves in the best light on their job search. Résumé-writing secrets and more.

Aging for Beginners

Cannabis: It’s Not Your Grandmother’s Weed Anymore

“Smoking weed” has moved from the dark corners of artists’ hang-outs to bright shopping centers. It’s kind of a shame.

Aging for Beginners

Is It Too Late to Abolish the Senior Discount?

Adriane Berg says that senior discounts are a form of ageism—segregating oldsters based purely on age. And it’s not right.

Aging for Beginners

FINDING THE RIGHT WORDS: Why It Took 10 Years to Buy a Memorial Bench for My Mother…and What I Learned Along the Way

After they die, how do you find the right words to memorialize them? Adriane Berg shares her journey.

Aging for Beginners

Look Younger in Under an Hour for Less Than $100

Adrian Berg’s 12 favorite ways to look as young on the outside as you feel on the inside.