Do You Get Your Senior Discount?

Here are some ways seniors can save money with discounts
One of the perks of being over 55 is that many businesses offer senior discounts. These may range from a flat percentage (usually 10-15%) off of your purchases, to discounts on specific days or on certain products. Others may require that you meet certain requirements, such as an AARP membership. And...
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How to Engage Generation Z With Music

What is Generation Z and how can grandparents engage with them?
Generation Z. You probably heard the term before, but maybe you’re not sure exactly who belongs to this generation. Or maybe you’re looking for a way to bridge the age gap and truly engage with younger family members. The good news is that it doesn’t have to be difficult. If you...
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6 Things You Need to Know to Adopt an Older Pet

Adopting a senior pet? Here's some things to think about.
Anyone who has owned a pet would tell you that there’s nothing like the comfort and companionship that they provide. There’s something about those trusting looks, those loving nudges, and even the sloppy kisses that has the ability to bring comfort and lower stress in almost any situation. There are many...
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What ICE Means and How to Use It

What ICE Means and How to Use It
What comes to your mind when you see the acronym ICE? If you pay attention to current events, you may immediately think of Immigration and Customs Enforcement. That is probably the most common use for the term and is the first thing that appears if you enter it in a search...
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What is the Best Way to Sell My Stuff?

Looking to downsize? Here are some tips to help.
Whether we’re looking to downsize or to simplify our lives a bit, most of us experience the need to get rid of stuff that we’ve accumulated over the years. If you need to re-home a significant number of things, a yard sale or donating to charity may be the way to...
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How to Benefit From an Indoor Herb Garden

You can begin your own indoor herb garden today!
Everyone loves the flavor of fresh herbs in their cooking. However, this time of year is too cold to be growing herbs outdoors. And there is the question of space. If you live in a small apartment or a condo, an outdoor herb garden may not be an option for you....
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What You Should Look for When Buying a Car

Make your driving safer and comfortable with these features.
Many of today's cars come with options that can increase the safety and comfort of senior drivers. Before you shop for your next car, check out this list to decide which ones are important to you.
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Fad Diets: What Seniors Need to Know

What you need to know before you try a fad diet.
Fad diets may promise quick and easy weight loss, but are they good for your long-term health? Here's what you need to know before you choose a weight loss plan.
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5 Simple Ways to Keep Your Memories Alive

How can you keep your loved ones memories alive?
We all cherish our happy memories and enjoy talking about them. However, for a person with Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia, reminiscing can be especially meaningful. This is because, as dementia progresses, recent memories deteriorate first. However, older memories are usually easier to access. When a person is given the...
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