Monday, January 1, 2018

Happy 6th Blogoversary

Photo by Kiran Foster.
It's that time of year again!

January 1, 2018 marks the 6th blogoversary for The Generation Above Me.  Thanks for tagging along--whether this is the first time you have visited the blog or if you've been here from the start.

Below are the Top 20 posts by views.

These views have accrued after six years.  The blog contains well over 300 posts (averaging about 65 posts per year).

The Top 10 are relatively unchanged. The post "Robert Peck's Tasks for Older Adults" moved up from #12 to #9. Newcomers appear towards the end of this list: #11, #13, #17, #18, #19, and #20.

Presented in ascending order:

20. Books about Dementia
19. The Song of Lunch: Film Review
18. When Breath Becomes Air: Book Review
17. Hello, My Name Is Doris
16. Connecting in the Land of Dementia: Book Review

15. Older Adults Who Are Athletes
14. Quotes about Aging
13. Mean Arterial Pressure: Biomarker of Longevity and Health
12. Shoulder Pain and Ageism
11. Somebody Stole My Iron: Book Review

10. Gum Health: Biomarker of Longevity and Health
9. Robert Peck's Tasks for Older Adults
8. Life Span vs. Life Expectancy
7. Hospital-induced Delirium
6. Label Clothing for Nursing Home Residents

5. Films Set in Nursing Homes
4. Books about Aging
3. Adjusting to Bifocals
2. Films about Aging
1. Films about Alzheimer's and Other Dementias

Have a great 2018, dear readers.


2017 Top 10 Posts


  1. Thanks for the list ... I'll be reviewing some of your posts, esp. "Tasks for Older Adults." Happy 2018!

  2. What a great idea to post your top posts for the year. Give me a chance to see which ones I may have missed, so I can go back and read them. Gotta take a look at the Quotes about aging! :-)

    1. Thanks for stopping by. I hope that you find something that tickles your fancy. Happy New Year, Darlene.

  3. Congratulations on 6 productive years of sharing!

    1. Crazy to think I've been posting for SIX years. Wowza. Thanks for being a cheerleader, Karen.

  4. Happy Anniversary and Happy New Year!

  5. Congratulations! That is wonderful that you have been blogging for six years!

    1. Thanks, Linda. All my best to you with your blogging endeavors.

  6. What a great collection of posts and an interesting variety too - it's good to look back and see how many posts you've produced isn't it? I've only been blogging for 3 yrs but have managed to churn out 500+ posts - and we're still going strong!

    1. Wow. 500 plus posts in three years. You go, girl!