If you are fortunate enough to have grandparents still living, you are truly blessed. Many grandparents are in the midst of either downsizing or starting to think of smaller spaces. This makes gift giving a challenge. It is now more important to attach meaning and thought than to attach ribbons and gift tags. Here are… Read More


Celebrating with the Seniors in your life is made especially meaningful with a little imagination and creativity. Make this time fun and memorable while keeping festivities at a manageable pace. Ring in the Holidays with Song and Laughter “‘Tis the season to be jolly “… and many Seniors have warm memories of singing carols while… Read More


Reading as an Antidepressant Aging undoubtedly brings change. Friends die, family members move away, visits become fewer and feelings of isolation begin to take root. Physical barriers may limit travel and access to transportation…all of which may cause depression. When a Senior shows one or more symptoms of depression (increased negativity, lethargy, and feelings of… Read More


Bodies need proper nourishment throughout every stage of life and proper nutrition keeps them healthy, energetic, positive and alert. Food for Thought All cells in the body, including brain cells, need to be well-nourished in order to function at their best. Brain cells require nutrients to help with information recall, the ability to understand, to… Read More


There are a few reasons why senior communities and pets go together. Dogs may be considered man’s best friend but let’s not forget cats, both of whom are popular with the older generation. Pets are particularly important in providing health benefits, both mental and physical. Senior Communities Who Welcome Pets Many Senior Communities welcome residents… Read More