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About this blog: I developed a special interest in helping seniors with their challenges and transitions when my dad had a stroke and I helped him through all the various stages of downsizing, packing, moving and finding an assisted living communi...  (More)

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Long Term Care Insurance - Friend or Foe?
Mar 15, 2016 9:03 am
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I'm 62, near the upper limit age-wise of when someone would/should/could be buying long term care insurance. I'm on the fence. I can't decide. Should I spend approximately... More
FREE Stanford Course Explores the Design, Development, and Use of Assistive Technology - Seniors Welcome
Oct 14, 2016 4:24 pm
Comments: 4 | Views: 8,257

Perspectives in Assistive Technology is a Winter Quarter Stanford course - now starting its eleventh year - that explores the design, development, and use... More
50 Marathons in 50 Days in 50 States: Don’t try this at Home
Oct 28, 2016 9:30 am
Comments: 3 | Views: 8,062

Yes, you heard it right. And it was heard last night at Keppler’s Book Store. Dean Karnazes, the “Ultra-Marathon Man” himself, talked about his new book The... More
What the Health – a New Documentary
Jun 30, 2017 11:13 am
Comments: 2 | Views: 8,048

What the Health is a new film by the creators of Cowspiracy (discussed here in a previous posting.) “This film exposes the collusion and corruption in government... More
"Just enough is as good as a feast"
Nov 23, 2013 11:00 pm
Comments: 0 | Views: 7,571

That's a little piece of advice I received once, and it never rings as true as it does around Thanksgiving time. Ah Thanksgiving: a time when families come together... More
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