The ceremonial first pitch is, by and large, the single most revered sports ritual in American culture. You don’t have to be a baseball fan to know that every major league game begins with an initial pitch from a guest of honor – anyone from U.S. Presidents to Hollywood celebrities to the local town hero.
As a caregiver, you are part of a community of supportive people taking care of a family member or good friend. No matter how long you have been a caregiver, you’ve played an important part in someone’s life. At some point it may become time to transition your responsibilities to another person.
Purchasing furniture for your new senior living apartment is fun and even exciting. But there is more to it than comfort – you need to make sure you have the room for the furniture and that it fits with the style of your home.
This week, Betty White celebrated her 94th birthday! Betty White was born in Oak Park, Illinois on January 17, 1922. She is a widely known celebrity who has appeared on, starred in and hosted multiple TV shows and even a wrote book!
People who are planning a move will inevitably find themselves with tons of boxes full of stuff they have no idea what to do with, especially seniors who are rightsizing. Click on the link for more information on how to help a seniors with right rightsizing. Once you have finished rightsizing you will be able […]
Take your old furniture from drab to fab in a few easy steps. Do you have an old, beat-up table or bureau that you have had for years? Did you consider not bringing it to your senior living apartment because you were scared of what it’d take to give it a face-lift? If you said […]
How did the Baby Boomer generation get its name? If you don’t already know, the history behind the generational moniker is much simpler than you might think. When World War II soldiers returned home to their families between 1945 (the end of the war in the Pacific) and 1947 (the end of the war in […]
By no means should you be struggling to get a good night’s sleep because of your mattress. Yes, as we age, sleeping becomes less of a luxury and more of a battle, so why fight with your 20 year old mattress? Rather than suffering from continued pain and discomfort, purchase a new mattress and start […]
Rightsizing into a small, senior living apartment from your family home that you have lived in for decades can be difficult. Attempting to figure out what furniture to bring, what to store and what to sell is a complicated process, which is why we have created a page for rightsizing, along with this blog to […]
Seven years ago at age 70, karate champion Dennis Kelly made the decision to retire. At that point, Kelly had won 11 national championship titles and 5 world championship titles. But after merely three years of retirement, Kelly grew unbearably restless. He yearned to rumble once again.