What are Living Estate Sales?

You’ve heard of estate sales, but have you heard of living estate sales? While the former takes place after a relative has passed, a living estate sale takes place when the individual is still living. Estate sales can have different meanings … Read More

5 New Year Resolution’s for Older Adults

2017 is on it’s way and you know what that means…resolution time! Even if you gave up on resolutions years ago, it’s never too late to become re-inspired! You have to admit, the idea of a fresh new year and … Read More

Why Seniors are Turning to Airbnb

  What is Airbnb Hosting? Airbnb is an online business which offers people a convenient way to connect those who would like to temporarily rent space in their home to others who are looking for a short term stay. The … Read More

4 Unique Retirement Communities in the U.S.

People are asking for better options when it comes to retirement and other types of elderly care communities. Healthcare professionals, government officials and business women and men alike are taking note and putting these requests into action. One size doesn’t … Read More

Driving Miss. Norma: A Year Long Adventure at 90

This is a story of love, a story of adventure and most of all a story of gaining a second lease on life. Michigan native Norma Jean Bauerschmidt had no idea that at age 90 her life would be completely transformed. In … Read More

How to Help Elderly Parents Manage Finances

Everyday, elderly parents find themselves in situations where guidance with money management is needed. Financial situations usually change as we get older making it necessary for children or a professional advisor to step in helping maintain assets for the loved … Read More

25 Warning Signs Your Parent Needs Help at Home

Recognizing the Warning Signs As parents age, it’s natural for children to wonder if mom and dad are in need of help. If you have concerns about your parents living on their own, ask yourself where that worry is stemming … Read More

Grandparents Day: Make a Grand Gesture!

Nation Grandparents Day is just around the corner, don’t let this year go by without letting your granny and gramp’s know just how appreciated they are! Even the simplest of actions can be considered grand gestures in your loved ones … Read More

Top 7 DIY and Reminiscing Projects for the Elderly

Simple Projects that Wow Arts, crafts and reminiscing projects are a great way to connect with elderly seniors on a physical, cognitive and emotional level. Choosing an activity that highlights his or her strengths can be a great motivator and … Read More

Baby Boomers: Avoiding Living Wills

When polled,  64% of baby boomers (those born between 1946-1964) admitted to not having a living will or any other form of end-of-life document in place. Many people prefer not to talk about death or what will happen after they … Read More