Category: November 2021

The Younger Man

Sharon Gale When I moved to Sun Lakes, the women I met always had to ask three questions: “Where are you from?” “Are you married?” “How long have you been married?” Following the social norm, I found myself asking the same questions to women I met for the first time. The answers were interesting but…

The Imperfect Pursuit Of Happiness

Roy Parfitt He knows better – than to storm and curse As poorly as he’s playing – it could be worse Golf’s hard to figure – he knows that’s true Then that perfect shot – comes out of the blue As does that slice – or duck hook pull Like a beautiful woman – who…

Writers’ Group

Thanksgiving Thoughts Barbara Schwartz I LOVE Thanksgiving. It’s a really huge shame that it is smothered by Halloween, fall decorations, and Christmas—almost ignored! Having family, friends and food all at the same time. It doesn’t get much better than that. In retrospect, the worst Thanksgiving I ever had was in 1974. Dad passed away in…

Oakwood Lady Niners Golf League

Reggie Wegman Congratulations to all the hardy ladies who played through the summer. It wasn’t easy, but you all endured and had a few laughs doing it. There are a few dates to put on your calendar, phone, datebook, etc. A Welcome Coffee for all of our members and anyone who would love to play…

Fit and Fun Wellness Group—Aging Better

Susan Reynhout We are excited to be meeting in person again! Join a great group of women who are supporting each other and learning how they can improve their health and age better. We are a caring, positive group increasing our health awareness and learning and supporting each other in making lifestyle changes, with lots…

Joyful DOWNSIZING Tackles Digital Decluttering

Kim Kubsch “Digital Decluttering” of computers, pads, and smartphones is 14th in a series of articles that feature techniques for decluttering the home and office—one room at a time. As owner of Joyful DOWNSIZING and a Sun Lakes resident, I am passionate about helping boomers and seniors declutter to simplify their lives, organize remaining items,…

Bidding Is Now Open For Online Treasures

Nancy Stutman What are you waiting for? Go now to “A Hand Up 4 Vets” online auction at bid13.io/JWV or place your bid by phone at 888-577-4011. Check out the over 60+ items in a variety of categories. A Hand Up 4 Vets online auction, sponsored by JWV Post 619 to raise money for homeless…

What Are Chakras? Are Yours Out of Balance?

Julia Norton, Chakra Healing Practitioner Last month, I breezed through several holistic modalities for healing our body, mind, and spirit. One of those was the chakra energy centers. There are seven major chakras in our body that relate to our body energy. When these are out of balance, we can have low energy, low self-esteem,…