NO PLACE LIKE HOME

The holiday season is fast approaching, and many people are making plans to travel “home” to be with relatives and loved ones. Wherever it may be, “home” holds a special place in our hearts. Rekindle a few nostalgic memories of hearth and ... Read more

COLOR WHITE

Many people associate the color white with the winter season. After all, snow and ice are usually part of the winter landscape. But the cold weather is no excuse to give up some indoor winter fun. Hang a few strings of white lights, frosted ... Read more

TRAIN TRAVEL

Warm weather and the sound of a distant train whistle will often evoke memories of America's past. Train travel was the nation's preferred means of transportation in the early 20th century. As teens and young adults in the 1930s and 1940s, ... Read more

IRISH-AMERICANS

Do you know where your family came from? One important role for an older adult is preserving his or her family's history and cultural heritage for younger generations. Culture is often expressed through traditions, customs, and rituals, ... Read more