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From the Archives: 28 Signs You’re Dealing with a Youngest Child

28 signs you’re dealing with a youngest child by Lian Dolan Ah, to be the oldest child. All the attention, the new clothes, the pressure to succeed in everything all the time. Social scientists have told us lately that firstborns are…
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Edna Klarman Dolan 1927 – 2012

  It’s with heavy hearts that we announce the death of our mother, Edna Klarman Dolan. After a short, intense bout with cancer, our mother died late Monday night in a room filled with peace, light and love. Our mother was a…
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James Joseph Dolan 1927- 2013

On behalf of my sisters and brothers, I’m deeply saddened to announce the death of our father James Joseph Dolan. He passed away peacefully on February 11th in Dallas surrounded by his family. He was 85 years old. Our father was…
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Aging Gratefully by Lian Dolan

“Do you do a lot of driving?” The aesthetician fingered the side of face, then held up a large mirror and made me scrutinize the wrinkles around my left eye. “Look, crow’s feet around this eye, but none around the other. Either you…
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Classic: Why I Will Not Be Aging Like a French Woman

  Last week, the most popular post at the New York Times was Aging Gracefully, the French Way, presumably because the same audience who still reads the newspapers is also the same audience that gravity has tracked down with a vengeance.…