Younger adults differ from the elder generation in the sources that they rely on for their political news. Millennials rely on Facebook for their news far more than any other source. About six-in-ten online millennials (61%) report getting news on Facebook in a given week. baby boomers’ political media habits are strongly rooted in local TV, with 60% saying they turn to that source for political news. Gen Xers bridge the gap, with almost equal portions of political news gathered from Facebook (51%) and local TV (46%). So before beginning a political discussion with millennials and Gen Xers, tune into Facebook to see what they are reading.
Changing communications with COVID-19 You’ve texted (and occasionally even Face-timed) your friends, children and grandchildren countless times, and perhaps you have participated in an occasional Zoom event. But those modes of communication just don’t replace the face-to-face time and personal contacts that have been removed from our lives due to the pandemic. But, technology may
After a lazy summer soaking in the sun, gardening and afternoon swims, let’s look forward to the joys of changing seasons. Approaching the time of pumpkin patches and chrysanthemums, cinnamon donuts and cider, changing leaves and crisp air — fall means a trip on the open road to witness the changes across the countryside. We
BEEF STROGANOFF As the temperatures start to fall, comfort food is what motivates me to my kitchen. Saucy, savory, belly-warming comfort food tastes so well, comforting., especially after a summer of fresh fruits and vegetables lightly and quickly grilled on the patio. My first cold-weather dish this year was Beef Stroganoff. It certainly did not
The desire to learn never really goes away, no matter how old you are. Whether learning and training in a new skill or simply finding out more about a new topic, human curiosity endures. Older adults have a plethora of ways to satisfy that urge— both at home and in the classroom. With a rise