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Capture the Past! Share with the Future! Write Your Personal History in Snippets!

Do you know about your Mom’s early life? Your Dad’s work? Where they lived? What they did for fun? Do your children and grandchildren know those things about you? Will they remember your shared stories and details about your life? … Continue reading

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Convenience is Critical for Senior Citizens – Part 3 of 3

Baskets, Paper Products, and Trays are three of my favorite things! You will see below how these can positively impact our senior years. Surprised? Check out these hints to see if they will be helpful to you! Use a Basket: … Continue reading

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Convenience is Critical for Senior Citizens – Part 2 of 3

Relocating Home Essentials: Having what you need where you need it is a challenge! Can we do it? Of course, we can! It is time for change. Do you still use all of your holiday decorations or just some of … Continue reading

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Coping with Death

And as I visited with his grandmother, and she shared with me all of the cards and notes they have received, I was again reminded of the importance of those sympathy cards. I well remember the comfort we found in sympathy cards when our brother died suddenly. We would sit in dad’s living room and read them aloud to each other. Each one brought comfort. And it is such a simple thing to do — send a little card. I have to admit I am not as good about that as my sister, Betty. But today I am determined to do better. I do know how much it matters! Continue reading

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Personal Life Organizer

Do you have all of your important information in one place? Or do you have scraps of notes here and there and everywhere? This little book is perfect for gathering all of your important information — and as seniors, we know we must keep track of all of our personal and medical information. Continue reading

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Exercise for Your Brain

As baby boomers and senior citizens, we need to get serious about our mental exercise, as well as our physical exercise. Research has shown that working crossword puzzles, playing trivia games, or anything that forces us to think, exercises our … Continue reading

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The Best Dance Exercise for Seniors

For some reason, those high school students of the 50’s and 60’s have never let go of those happy, carefree days. Perhaps because it’s such a perfect dance! Continue reading

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