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3 Reasons Art Is Essential For The Aging Brain

3 Reasons Why Art Is Essential For The Aging Brain

The aging brain needs art. It is an incredible form of therapy—it has been for centuries. The most amazing thing about art is that it operates as therapy for two individuals—the creator and the viewer.

The creator. Art is a way for the creator to show an […]

By |December 5th, 2017|Blog, Elder Care Tips|Comments Off on 3 Reasons Art Is Essential For The Aging Brain

Why Seniors Should Have a Dog

The Many Benefits of Seniors Owning A Dog
As seniors age, they might start to isolate themselves and not even realize it. Having a dog can prevent the issue of loneliness and give seniors something to look forward to every single day. So many benefits are associated with owning a dog, and it has been medically […]

By |October 24th, 2017|Blog, Senior Care|Comments Off on Why Seniors Should Have a Dog

5 Tips for Helping Your Elderly Loved One Stay Organized Around the House

Making Your Senior’s Life a Little Easier With Some Helpful Household Organizational Tips
As we age, staying organized gets harder and harder. Specific tasks get thrown on the back burner because of our conditions and capabilities. This is the reality for some of our elderly family members.

Life happens. We never know when we are going to […]

By |October 10th, 2017|Blog, Elder Care Tips|Comments Off on 5 Tips for Helping Your Elderly Loved One Stay Organized Around the House

Fall Activities for Seniors

How Seniors can Enjoy the Fall Season
Fall brings so many fantastic activities and crafts for families, seniors, and friends to enjoy. It’s a great chance to bond over great food, take walks through the crisp weather and changing leaves, and take delight in all things pumpkin!

Fall is a great time to plan fun activities and […]

By |October 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Fall Activities for Seniors

Why Monitoring Blood Pressure is Important for Seniors

Monitoring Blood Pressure as we Age
We all know that monitoring blood pressure is important. We’ve heard it countless times. But why does it matter? More importantly, why should we monitor our blood pressure all the time? These questions are rarely asked by the elderly. However, it’s crucial that they know this information!
Understanding Blood Pressure
Blood pressure […]

By |September 18th, 2017|Blog, Elder Care Tips, Senior Care|Comments Off on Why Monitoring Blood Pressure is Important for Seniors

Preparing the Elderly for Winter

Helpful Tips To Prepare Seniors for Winter
Winter is approaching fast! This popular season brings family, friends, and loved ones together for the holidays. Great food, fun, and memories to create! This upcoming season brings so many reasons to celebrate. Although it will look beautifully decorated outside with holiday lights and a gorgeous blanket of white snow, along with […]

By |September 9th, 2017|Blog, Elder Care Tips, Senior Care|Comments Off on Preparing the Elderly for Winter

Goals for Seniors

How Do We Help Our Loved Ones Succeed?
Goals—easily defined as the object of a person’s ambition or effort; an aim or desired result.

A goal motivates people to reach for something that will benefit their life as an end result. They are so important for encouragement, self-esteem, and overall morale in all situations of life. When […]

By |August 20th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Goals for Seniors

Happy Father’s Day

Acknowledging Fathers’, Grandfathers’ and Father Figures on their Special Day
What makes a father?

Dad is a:

Provider. 

Protector. 

Teacher. 

Encourager. 

These are just a few of many words that describe what these amazing men do for friends and family on a daily basis. Father’s Day provides a way for family members to give back to their fathers’, grandfathers’, and father figures in […]

By |June 16th, 2017|Blog, Parents|Comments Off on Happy Father’s Day

National Cancer Survivor Day

Honoring Those Who have Won their Battle and those Who are Still Fighting.

“A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength and courage to endure, despite overwhelming obstacles.” -Christopher Reeve
There is no fight quite like cancer. Only those who’ve been through it will understand. It’s a battle no one can really prepare you for. […]

By |June 4th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on National Cancer Survivor Day

4 Ways to Give Mom a Special Mother’s Day

4 Gift/Activity Ideas for Mom 
Mother’s Day is around the corner, so it’s time to start planning!

Throughout our lives, our mothers’ tend to put themselves last, serve everyone else first. Selflessness is what makes a mom well, a good mother! Where would we be without them? Mom deserves the absolute best. She deserves one day out […]

By |May 7th, 2017|Blog, Parents|Comments Off on 4 Ways to Give Mom a Special Mother’s Day