caregiver stress

Caregivers Get Worn Out, too!

Caregiving is extremely demanding. Very few realize just how stressful it can be until they find themselves in the caregiver role. The stress and exhaustion can become too much,...
senior health

Do you know about World Mental Health Day?

Did you know that October 10th is World Mental Health Day? Well it is! When you hear mental health, what comes to your mind? Millions of North Americans suffer from various...
senior living

10+ Benefits of the New 55+ Communities Now Available

Adult lifestyle communities, for those 55 plus are becoming increasingly common in Canada and the US. What is it like to live in one of these 55 plus communities and how...
aging parents

How Will I Know When It’s Time to Get Help for Mom and Dad?

Unfortunately, in our society people often don’t want to address the challenges of aging until they absolutely have to. This is not the best approach to take! I strongly...
aging safely

Aging Safely in Your Home

Home is where the heart is.  For many of us baby boomers it’s where we’re most comfortable; surrounded by the things we love in a space that is welcoming...
special needs trust

Understanding Special Needs Trusts

Do you know what a Special Needs Trust can do for you? This month, we’ll look at the many advantages a Special Needs Trust can offer you and your family. What...
senior dementia

Sugar, Diabetes and Dementia

Irrespective of the changing laws surrounding medical marijuana, there is still a preponderance of people who don’t now, and never will, use these drugs.  The idea of using drugs...