Read the latest and most popular History and Memories Articles from Next Avenue.
These famous properties offer a glimpse into the past
12 pictures that will make you think differently about getting older
How the popular birds can offer mental health benefits to older adults
The reality of the 20-year itch and how couples can face the challenge
Find out cool facts about your birthday, from top songs to world events
These 10 hits from the '50s and '60s are a reminder of school’s end and lazy days
Life events cause this author to reflect on her decision about motherhood
This art form is good for your health, helps you stay connected and provides purpose
While cleaning out her late parents' home, she found meaning in their possessions
Severed ties and communication between parents and adult children is common
Staying active and savoring small moments are examples of a beloved pet's lessons
Moving forward while learning lessons about grief and living with the loss
The retro romper is chic, but this writer remembers when it was anything but
With the clarity of age, we are better able to master our emotions
Author Mary Pipher ('Reviving Ophelia') plots the course
Parents want their kids to love and support one another along life's path
When the date isn't noticed, what does that say about grief?
Timely advice from Laura Vanderkam, author of 'Off the Clock'
There's nothing quite like meeting up with chums from your early days
Work & Purpose
Helping others and broadening perspectives through the Farmer-to-Farmer program
Follow our in-depth examination of current health care offerings through an age-friendly lens. What does age-friendly health care look like, and how do you locate and access it? We cover how to prioritize your unique needs when selecting providers and treatments for yourself or a loved one.