Time Goes By. What it’s REALLY like to get old

This is an interesting site for those of us over 60.  Topics range from Music to Pancreatic Cancer.  If you’re home bound and need a place to read others thoughts about aging, or if you need to tell YOUR story, take a look at this site.

My friends have either died or moved to be near their children.  A few of them are in retirement communities.  Most of them have some physical limitations.  I still walk, hike, dance, do yoga and need younger people in my life as folks my age can’t keep up with me or aren’t able to do the things I do. 

This week I helped at a homeless meal event where I worked in the clothing area and watched as folks had to decide which 2 items they wanted.  They were only allowed 2 items per category: tops, bottoms, shoes.  I came home appreciating my life but this won’t help me meet people with whom I can do things.  Sigh...