Our fathers are often our first teachers. While some lessons are planned, other lessons take a 'watch and learn' approach. Our fathers led by example as they showed us how to work hard, how to love, and how to live.
Necessity is the mother of invention. With life expectancies soaring, the demand for tools that make life easier, healthier, and safer for seniors is booming. Over the years, clever inventors have answered the call. Even as technology advances,…
Today is the day to stop saying "I'm too old for _." While some seniors may want to slow down in retirement, others are proving that you're never too old to do the things you love. This week we were inspired by seniors who are defying expectation and pursuing their dreams with incredible results.
Memorial Day is here, but what does it really mean? The late-spring holiday dates back to 1868, a few years after the conclusion of the Civil War. Originally known as Decoration Day, this day of remembrance started in individual communities…
Within each of us is a story. A tale encoded in our blood and passed down from generation to generation. Understanding who our ancestors were and how they lived brings a new depth to our definition of self.
"Mothers and their children are in a category all their own. There's no bond so strong in the entire world. No love so instantaneous and forgiving." - Gail Tsukiyama
The first home we know on this earth is in the embrace of our mother. As we grow, we continue to turn to our mothers for safety, wisdom, and love.
It's a simple sentiment with the power to encourage, uplift, and vanquish loneliness. So why don't we remember to say it more? Whether your parent lives independently or in a senior community, it's important to reach out and remind them that they are often thought of and always loved.
A playful pounce.
A slobbery kiss.
A head tilted curiously sideways.
Throughout history, animals have charmed and delighted humans, forming close bonds with mutual benefits. We provide our pets with protection, care, and attention and they bring excitement, energy, and companionship into our lives. But the benefits don't stop there.
Spring is painting the landscape around us with vibrant colors, but why let the outside have all the fun? Bring some green indoors with a windowsill herb garden. No matter where you live, you don't have to let your green thumb go to waste!