They say “with age comes wisdom,” but the youth of today can provide many benefits to seniors. It’s time to start building an intergenerational relationship — whether it’s with your grandkids or community members. Volunteering your time to younger generations can be truly rewarding.
Fight off seasonal affective disorder — aka the winter blues — and stay in tip-top shape by adding some physical and mental exercises to your daily routine. Learn how changing what you eat and connecting with loved ones can also lessen your risk of catching this “bug.”
Age definitely has its privileges! Take advantage of living life to the fullest in your golden years — and save some money while you’re doing it. In addition to restaurant discounts, seniors are afforded the opportunity to save on hotels, flights and even college tuition. Who offers special savings? See what we have uncovered.
What do you give the senior loved one in your life who has everything? From photo books to membership of the month clubs, we offer some suggestions on the most thoughtful gifts you can give to grandma, grandpa or any of your elderly family members in our communities.
Patience is a virtue, and sometimes the capacity to accept or tolerate the behaviors of a senior becomes overwhelming. It’s extremely important, though, to treat a loved one with respect while at the same time letting go of your frustrations. Here are a few tips on how to do that.