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Joy, celebration and camaraderie are always on the agenda
Parents want their kids to love and support one another along life's path
For this Next Avenue editor, a vacation in Paris fulfills a dream
A paddler reflects on past record-breaking attempts while contemplating another try
While cleaning out her late parents' home, she found meaning in their possessions
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A 91-year-old reflects on how her work life kept pace with the times
There's nothing quite like meeting up with chums from your early days
These home and personal items seem to stand the test of time
An empty nester hopes her reinvention can set a good example
This author believes boomers can be a force for change
After her husband's sudden death, the author took painful steps to move on
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