5 Tips to Help You Find the Right Retirement Community

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5 Tips to Help You Find the Right Retirement Community How do you know when you’ve found the right retirement community to call your forever home? There are many factors to look at and important guidelines that will clearly help you make the right decision. Finding a suitable independent, assisted living or memory care facility is incredibly important to you … Read More

10 Ways to Beat the Heat and Still Enjoy the Summer Months

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  Warmer weather is here and that means more opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors, but it also means that scorching temperatures are right around the corner. It’s important to be mindful of the weather when planning what to do for the day. There are many activities that you can take part in whether you are inside or outside. You … Read More

Important Family Documents and How to Keep Them Organized

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Have you ever been in a situation where you needed a document and just couldn’t find it? Not even a copy or an older version was available? Then you found yourself making multiple phone calls, running around town and waiting countless weeks for said items to arrive in the mail? Don’t let this happen to you or your loved ones! … Read More

3 Tips for Talking to Aging Parents about the Future

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If we’re lucky enough to have parents who live to an old age, we may also be unlucky enough to need to have some pretty uncomfortable conversations with them about aging and plans for future care. Though discussing heavy topics such as illness, loss of mobility, and after-life plans are no one’s picnic, there are a few things you can … Read More

6 Inspirational Seniors

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Who inspires you? Is there a person in your life who keeps you feeling motivated? Can you think of someone from your past who pushed you to do something you didn’t want to do and that boost made an impact on your life? We can. I bet you can, too. As seniors, staying active and living a life of adventure … Read More

Defying the Senior Myths

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Whoever said that it’s all downhill after fifty obviously never heard of Betty White. At age 93, Ms. White is still actively enjoying television and comedic success. According to some stereotypes, a woman of 93 should be hunched over in a recliner with a broken hip, grumpy and alone with only her knitting needles as company. Is that the inevitable … Read More

How to Utilize Color Therapy In Your Senior Living Apartment

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Have you ever walked into a room and immediately had a feeling of peace come over you? Is there a room in your home that makes you feel more comfortable than the others? Why is that? Perhaps it has something to do with the color scheme.   Colors, and the effects of color on your mood, have long been studied. … Read More