“I’m glad I’m responsible for something good.” That was Adele Samuelson’s response when asked about her sense of humor that has been passed down through the generations. In fact, several generations. Adele is a great-great-grandmother, and she’s 108. Ask anyone who knows her and they will tell you that Adele is responsible for many good … Responsible for Something Good Read More » The post Responsible for Something Good appeared first on The 100 Year Lifestyle.
February is National Senior Independence Month. The people who created this month did so to “allow senior citizens and community members to share resources that help the elderly live independent and full lives.” A lot of that wording is subjective. How do you define independent? One Thing in Common The 100 Year Stories category on … How Do You Define Independent? Read More » The post How Do You Define Independent? appeared first on The 100 Year Lifestyle.
The game of bowls or lawn bowling in England can be traced back to the 12th century. Today it’s even more popular among young and old alike. In fact, for Patricia (Trish) Campbell, it’s the driving force of her life and has been for more than five decades since she first took up the sport … One Passionate Player Read More » The post One Passionate Player appeared first on The 100 Year Lifestyle.
If that isn’t love, then what is? Love was in the air when San Francisco 49ers’ George Kittle brought his grandmother on the field for a hug and photo the day of her 100th birthday. Surrounded by family and friends before a game with the Arizona Cardinals, George made a point of making sure he … If That Isn’t Love… Read More » The post If That Isn’t Love… appeared first on The 100 Year Lifestyle.
Clarence Arens is very clear. For this centenarian, getting up every morning and moving makes him value the day. He starts his day by exercising, followed by breakfast, then his daily 2 mile walk. In the evening, if he isn’t lifting weights in his living room while watching TV, he’s doing a sudoku or crossword … Value the Day Read More » The post Value the Day appeared first on The 100 Year Lifestyle.