Entries for 2017



Senior Moves Increase After the Holidays and Help Is Available

 Posted by Brenda Thomas on December 1, 2017 at 9:45 AM
When families get together for the holidays it can sometimes be the first time adult children have seen their parents in awhile. There may be the realization that mom or dad isn't getting on as well as they used to – there may be physical or mental changes that were not apparent in letters or phone calls, changes that may make it unsafe for the parents to continue to live on their own.Read the full article in Patch.com.

It's Time (and It's Been Time) to Reorganize, Eliminate Clutter

 Posted by Brenda Thomas on November 21, 2017 at 11:08 AM
By Julie KloppWe Americans have quite a lot of stuff. According to many online sources, we have over 300,000 items in our homes and only use 20% of them on a regular basis. Whether or not these numbers are completely accurate, I’d say it’s an accurate reflection of the fact that we live in a culture that encourages us to accumulate material possessions.  Most of us spend a lifetime amassing a house full of belongings and then, in our...