Walking Safely on Ice

Slip-on ice cleats for safer winter walking

Slip-on ice cleats for safer winter walking

This is a treacherous time of year (at least in the Northern Hemisphere — you folks in the Southern Hemisphere can bookmark this and read it again in May or June) with occasional icy conditions on sidewalks.

While it’s best to just stay in your warm, comfy home when it’s icy out, sometimes that is not an option.

Here are some things you can do that will help prevent potentially deadly falls on icy walk-ways. Continue reading

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Telehealth and Baby Boomers – What Can You Expect?

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One of the biggest myths related to baby boomers, that has been floating around for a very long time now is that they are not willing to utilize digital technologies or realize its significant gains.

People have often assumed that baby boomers opt more for conventional ways of doing things, but the reality is in stark contrast to this assumption. Interestingly, the number of Continue reading

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Subscription Boxes for Grandma & Grandpa

Who says subscription boxes are just for Millennials?

Baby Boomers also deserve a monthly delivery of goodies, whether it’s a box filled with healthy snacks, mindful living essentials, stationaries, crafting tools, and a lot more.

In case you don’t what these subscription boxes are yet, it’s  a craze that has been taking the retail world by storm.  For a monthly subscription fee, a company will send you a box or a crate filled with curated products with one theme, straight to your doorstep. Continue reading

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How to Make the Holidays Stress-Free

The holiday season is supposed to be the most wonderful time of the year.  But for some, it can also be one of the most stressful months.

In between the holiday preparations, gift-shopping, traveling, entertaining, cooking and back to back parties, it’s not impossible for this festive season to become too overwhelming.

But the holidays shouldn’t be a difficult time if you stop stress in its tracks.   To make this year’s holiday season more enjoyable, here are a few things to keep in mind. Continue reading

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Fun & Meaningful Gifts to Buy Your Grandchildren this Holiday Season

For all you grandparents out there, I know how most of you put so much effort into choosing the perfect gifts for your adorable grand kids each year.  I also understand how holiday gift shopping can easily make you feel overwhelmed due to a number of factors – generation gap between you and them, gazillions of toys you see online and in-stores, and let’s admit it, the pressure of making sure you get them something they will surely love. Continue reading

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