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Life at Age 55 in the United States

Did you know in the United States when you reach 55 years old, you're consider a senior citizen? Carmina realized being one year to become fifty-five years old she can take advantage of the benefits when you're visiting the United States. Certain stores provide a discount when you shop at their store example in Seafood City Supermarket it is 12% from your purchases on every Tuesday. Ross Dress for Less Store every Tuesday is 10% off your purchase. Basically, you can gain a pension from support from the government to apply for low income when you want to start a life living back in the United States if you wanted too without having an income. Just visiting the United States if your 55 years old has a lot of benefits that some people are not aware of for example the friends I've spoken too. Did you know you can purchase a house that is for the 55 years and up for Retirement and 55+ Communities?  Carmina's friends have been informing when you're 55 years old you can co

The New Generation for Our Children

Now, we have children of our own. We want our children to experience more out of life. We encourage our children to do their best not necessary be an honor student. Enough just so they can pass their grades. There are some parent's who push their children to the extreme by getting them a tutor after school. Most children are over whelmed from study that they have no time for themselves. There are students who seem to get pressured and are unhappy in their surroundings. There are parents who spends less time with their children and most of them are left behind with their nanny, after school program or sent to the day care. You don't see that many parents taking care of their children just like how the old generation use to be. We tend not to be as strict as we grew up. There are more opportunity out there while there are more high technology in the market. From video games, gadgets, laptop, tablet and etc. We see most of children having head sets in their ears

Dating

The year of my mom's generation my mom told me when someone was kissing in the movie theater that was consider a big "no no". At that time she thought when you kiss someone you would get pregnant from it. During our adolescence we are clueless how dating really is when your parents never explained what it feels when a man and a woman likes you.  How do you find about dating? Some people are told by their friends and they tend to copy each other. Others learn from the education given by school from the birds and the bee's. Or we just follow what we see on the television show. I started dating in the year 1990's my parents we're very strict with me. They loved it when my first boyfriend was a long distance relationship. I only saw him once a month; He would fly between his school and work just to visit me during the weekend. Our relationship didn't last since he was looking for someone to get married. I wasn't ready for marriage that ti