You know that bumper sticker that reads, “Be nice to your kids – they’ll choose your nursing home”? Well, if seeing it makes you uncomfortable, join the club. First, consider the folks, like me, who have no children. Who will help us when we need care in our elder years? Then, consider the vast majority […]
What's there to say about aging?
Everybody does it, right? But everyone experiences the process in a unique way, and that's what makes it so interesting, challenging and though-provoking.
Our world is about to embark on a most excellent adventure as the infamous Baby Boomer generation enters the second half of our lives. How will we define "older age"? And how will our definition change history?
Join me here at the ElderLife Blog as I ruminate about these questions. And along the way, I'll be sharing some practical information about things we all care about as well.
Here's to the journey of our lives!
You’ve gotta start somewhere with a new project, and this is how I’m starting the brand new ElderLife blog. I decided that it would be fitting to begin with a story about the person who got me headed down this path and that would be my Aunt Carolyn. Aunt Carolyn is quite the character. And […]