Rosemary Cass, an entrepreneur and former publisher of a magazine for the over-50 population, wants to enrich the lives of older adults by inspiring them to find purpose, learn new things and explore the arts. She blogs to that end at https://seeingitclearlynow.com and also https://thisgrannyrocks.com, a blog dedicated to grandmothers.

Latest Posts By Rosemary Cass

11 months ago

Have You Experienced the Curse of Cursive Handwriting

If you’re of a certain age, perhaps you learned cursive writing, also known as script, a way of writing that’s almost extinct. It’s not being taught in most schools anymore, something I find disappointing. I love my cursive writing because I find it so much faster…

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12 months ago

You Say You’re Too Old? Wally Funk Shows Us It’s Never Too Late

On July 20, 2021, Wally Funk became the oldest person to fly to space – 60 years after being denied that right because she was a woman. Finally realizing her dream at age 82, she is proof that it is never too late. At a time when it was unheard of…

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1 year ago

The Older Entrepreneur: Is It Ever Too Late?

Is it ever too late to start a business? The data shows that the highest rate of entrepreneurship worldwide is in the 55-64 age group and the over-50 age group is twice as likely to be successful. Sometimes people newly retiring from a fast-paced career find retirement…

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1 year ago

My Very-Much-Needed, Post-Vaccination Makeover

Like most of us, I spent a year isolated indoors. At high risk for the coronavirus, I took every precaution, determined to stay alive and enjoy more good years. Over time, I learned to rely on all forms of screens – TV, social media, binging on Netflix, facetiming children…

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1 year ago

7 Uncommon Ways to Make Friends as a Boomer Woman

Quality relationships and having fun with friends can make us happier and reduce stress. A good friend to talk to helps us cope with traumatic events. People with good support networks are physically healthier too, having lower blood pressure and less…

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