Senior Housing & Care Options: Putting the Pieces Together

Image of separated puzzle pieces.

The questions that come up about senior housing and care options are many. Which of these questions could you say “yes” to? Are Senior Housing and Care Options like a puzzle without a box top picture? Are you overwhelmed with the time and research it takes to determine a good… Continue Reading

Retirement Communities – Four Advantages

Retirement Communities foster friendships!

Retirement Communities are one type of the variety of senior housing choices.  Some of the senior housing terms include: Independent Living, Retirement Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care, and Skilled Nursing and Rehab.  Retirement Communities consist of private apartments rented to seniors. Some offer three meals per day. Activity programs and housekeeping… Continue Reading

Assisted Living – Six Great Things

Assisted Living – Six Great Things Assisted Living? What is it?  Generally, assisted living is a term used for a retirement community that provides care and some daily living help. Assisted Living communities consists of apartments for seniors with physical impairments or mild cognitive impairments. The level of help offered… Continue Reading

Seven Ways to Beat the Holiday Blues

This post, Seven Ways to Beat the Holiday Blues, is a sequel to my recent post, entitled, Seven Reasons Seniors Might Feel the Holiday Blues. Skipping Christmas Many people are tempted to skip Christmas as they get older. We don’t feel like putting up the lights. It is a hassle to… Continue Reading

Holidays and Healthy Pets: Live by these Habits for a Joyful Celebration

This article, Holidays and Healthy Pets was first published on November 20, 2017 and updated on November 9, 2018. Here we are in my favorite time of year.  I love the colors and the crisp, clean feel in the air.  And so begins our holiday season and a time of… Continue Reading