Fall prevention for the elderly at home is possible and a necessity of our lives. One of the things most of us fear most is a fall. A broken hip can severely interfere with our independence, and we definitely don’t want our independence compromised in any way.
Walk through your house. Do you see any scatter rugs that need to be removed? Do it now.
Look for loose cords hanging in places that might cause you to trip. How about edges of bedspreads or curtains? Look for anything that drags on the floor.
Butterfly Stair Traction Treads – Set Of 4DIY Iron X Handrail Picket #1 Fits 1 or 2 Steps
Computer accessories for seniors help to level the playing field for those of us with aging vision. From large print keyboards to screen magnifiers, we can make our computers more senior-friendly.
How Do I Make My Screen Bigger?
Kantek LCD Monitor Magnifier
Computer magnifiers will ease the strain on your eyes, especially if you are spending long hours writing your novel or studying your geneology. Continue reading
Do you want to know how seniors make money from home on line? We all work on line and we are all most definitely seniors. If you have sisters, I hope you have as much fun as we do! Separated by miles, we are in touch via the internet, instant messaging, e-mail and the telephone! Let me introduce us!
We were a family of four children. Each one of us four years apart. Our father worked in an accounting job in a textile mill, so obviously he was planning for college days in the future! 🙂
Our baby brother and our parents died years ago. But the 3 of us have survived. And here we are — on the internet! Now who on earth could have dreamed such a thing in 1953? Continue reading
These Valentine outfits for baby are just too cute not to share. I know many of you readers have new grandbabies this year, and are just waiting to pick that perfect baby valentine outfit. Baby boys and baby girls will be dressed out in finery for this celebration of love. I can just imagine the photographs that will be shared through the mail, email and yes, Facebook. Continue reading
Women and tutus can be a hilarious combination! My friend, Margie and I, decided one weekend to make ourselves a tutu. Have you ever worn a tutu? Well, we had not. We are senior women now, and we deserved a chance to wear a tutu. The next day, my daughter came by to take our photo in our tutus. We just thought it would be funny! Continue reading