10 Minute read

How to Stay Young & Hot Forever: Advice from a 96-Year-Old Grandma. | elephant journal

/ by


10 Minute Read

My grandma was always the hottest commodity in her town, and in any town for that matter.

Perhaps it is the way she flirted and posed for the camera, even winking as she adorably crossed her legs slowly and deliberately for each photo from age six to 96, as if she were the most beautiful and important person in the world.

And ever since I can remember, that’s just who she was: the most important and beautiful woman around, and always the youngest-at-heart person I had the gracious opportunity to know.

Maybe it was the way she knew how to get the best seat at any fine restaurant on a Saturday evening, and without a reservation.

Read the full story here: How to Stay Young & Hot Forever: Advice from a 96-Year-Old Grandma. | elephant journal

About Advantages of Age

Challenging the media narrative around ageing, Advantages of Age has been created to celebrate being over 45. So if you feel that getting older has its benefits and want to be inspired by what you read, sign up and get involved. We welcome submissions.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Hear more from us

Subscribe to our newsletter