Just like any budget, rent is not the only line item and when all things are put into perspective, you will find there are significant financial benefits for those living in the assisted living community. 1. Get a Tax Break It’s a little known fact that seniors receiving long-term care in a home or community… Read More


He recognized the importance of liking yourself and rejoicing in the uniqueness of being “you.” Each of us is our own best friend whether we like it or not. Knowing best what pleases or displeases us; realizing our own strengths and weaknesses is an exclusive strength. Do people change? Yes, they do. Do people’s perceptions… Read More


I literally visualized driving “up” to Canada and “down” to Texas. Having a compass point was useless…a needle pointing North never told me which way I should point myself. Directions became even more complicated when I lived in sunny San Diego. NO ONE went West unless they wanted to fall into the ocean. Telling direction… Read More


Keeping physically fit is very important and is able to be done without a personal trainer. Realize how vital it is to stay active and keep moving. Always consult with a physician before beginning any physical regime. Enjoyable and simple activities are easily incorporated into daily routines Here are five easy activities gentle on joints… Read More


Result? Gertrude was flat on her back, staring at the ceiling, determining whether it was a blessing or a curse no one witnessed her predicament. Warnings from friends began fading in and out of Gertrude’s mind. She knew she was getting older and isn’t as strong as she once was. A favorite niece had suggested… Read More