82-year-old woman trains 14 hours a week: "I'm sad when I can't go to the gym"
An 82-year-old woman is inspiring many people to see sports differently and turn around their fitness routines. Erika Rischko, who lives in Germany, started gym training after she was 50, and since then, she has been filled with positive energy and a new will to make the best of her life.
Grandmother of 7 lifts weights, fixes street lighting: "I never officially retired"
An 82-year-old grandmother has decided to enjoy every minute and not let time slow her down one bit. Anne Leigh is a mom of two and a grandmother of seven who keeps fit and still works as an electrical contractor even though she reached retirement age over two decades ago.
Retired grandmother makes friends at her first triathlon: "It's a great way to socialize"
Jeanne Mitchell is a mother and grandmother who moved away from her friends to retire with her husband on the New Jersey coast, close to Long Branch. They were both looking for a quiet area so they could be closer to nature.
When I think of the definition of love, I think of my Grandmother
My Grandmother grew up in rural Minnesota, one of twelve children, on a farm. She was unable to complete grammar school, as her assistance was required to support the needs of the family unit. Years later, she went on to own and operate a successful ice cream and sandwich shop in Michigan. Cooking was one of my Grandmother’s many love languages. Much later in life, I recall her making pots of chicken and dumplings as well as pies for a local senior community center. Through this service, she gave of herself to complete strangers and invested her gifts back to the community in which she lived.
Grandmother puts out rules for funeral: "You can cry, but not too much"
Photo credit: grandma_droniak/ TikTok video screenshot. A grandmother has decided that she should set the rules for her funeral in time, just in case. It may be a while now, but the grandma wouldn't want to be caught unprepared.
Men try to get $8,000 from grandma, she catches them in the act: "He fell for it"
Photo credit: NassauCountyPD/ Facebook video screenshot. A grandmother from Long Island realized she was about to be tricked into giving money away by scammers. So, when she got the strange phone call asking her for $8,000, she decided to turn the game on them.
Georgia Man Arrested For Freezing His Grandmother Alive
Suspect had a previous bench warrant out for his arrest after being charged with hiring a hitman to kill his wife. Ajay Kumar Chaurasiya, CC BY-SA 4.0 via Creative Commons. Robert Keith Tincher III of Rome, Georgia is currently behind bars in Floyd County. The 29-year-old is being held on several charges, with the most notable being his connection to the death of his grandmother, 82-year-old Doris Cumming.
HEB worker pays grandma's groceries bill: "She made me cry happy tears"
A young HEB worker decided to pay more than $100 for a family's groceries after the grandmother trying to buy them realized that there wasn't enough money in her account to cover for the bill.
Dancing trio gets unexpected addition to routine: Grandma with walker joins in on the fun
Photo credit: yvngflick/ Instagram video screenshot. Some days seem like they're made for staying at home and relaxing. Maybe some cooking for grandmothers who want to spoil grandkids or tending the garden. But one grandmother had other plans recently.
Granddaughter matches grandma's photos for birthday surprise
A ceramic artist had a unique idea to make her grandmother feel special on her 71st birthday. The granddaughter set out to re-create photos with her grandmother from years ago. The resemblance couldn't be more touching.
110-year-old grandma agrees with a smile: "You look like you're 21, and just as beautiful"
Age is no bar to funny and loving comments, and a 110-year-old grandmother just proved that experience and wisdom could more than make up for the passage of time. Ruth Fear was born in 1911 and lives in Washington state. She saw two world wars, the Great Depression, and the restrictions in the past two years. However, none of the bad things that she's been through took away her joy of living.
Man builds special house wing for grandma: "She was not only wanted but needed"
Having his beloved grandmother under the same roof meant the world to a man from Florida. He built a special wing to suit her needs and surprised her with the wonderful addition to his home that would keep them together until she passed away.
My Grandmother Was Aghast When She Found out We’re Related To An Outlaw
**This article is based on nonfiction by actual events that were told to me by my grandmother; used with permission. My grandmother was a child bride at 16 years old. She had 11 children but sadly one would pass away in infancy. She was a very devoutly religious lady and decided one afternoon that she would go to a genealogy center and find out more about our family history. Her original goal was to learn if other young children had passed away in infancy. What she would learn would turn her world upside down.