The latest installment of Joan’s Journey boasts BREAKING NEWS on two fronts!

Front 1: Welcome precious Madeline Riley, my new granddaughter, born May 19, 2013 in Los Angeles. She is the little sister of Oliver, 3, and parents Mark and Lindsay. Grammy can't wait to move to senior living and be close to her grandchildren!

Thanks to modern technology, I saw a beautiful picture of Madeline shortly after she was born. Still, there is no substitute for personally being in the company of loved ones and friends, which fosters my impatience to restructure my life to senior living.

Find out what other big news Joan has to share by reading the latest installment of Joan's Journey, Part 13: Moving Forward.

This entry was written by Joan London, a freelance medical and social issues writer, who plans to move across country from Baltimore to Southern California to enjoy life at a senior living community and be close to her children and grandchildren.