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 By Beth Bond    News    October 16, 2019

Long-term care insurance; Do you need it? Can you get it?

Long-term care insurance. What is it really? Do I need it? Can I still get it? It is a fact of modern times that we need insurance to protect our home, car and possessions from fire, flood and theft....

 
 By Beth Bond    Features    July 19, 2019

Prime Living: Looking good is feeling good

“Keeping Up Appearances” is more than the title of a televised British sit/com. It really means maintaining the minimum physical appearance that our friends and family expect. In fact, part of...

 
 By Beth Bond    Features    June 25, 2019

Retirement, is that what you really want?

“What would I do if I wasn’t doing what I am doing?” This question, heard often, can be interpreted as humorous, challenging or even fearful. Make a plan now and be prepared for this next stage...

 
 By Beth Bond    Features    July 25, 2018

Your legacy as a storyteller

Writing the great American novel is not a “skill-set” for everyone. A more realistic approach may be to re-tell snippets and incidents in a life well lived. How many times, in a social situation,... Full story

 

Dealing with the ‘BIG’ dinner

Ahhh … The aroma of a roasting turkey has filled the house with eager anticipation for Thanksgiving dinner. Sweet potatoes topped with browned marshmallows are Aunt Betty’s favorite, but Cousin...

 

Seniors and drinking: Let’s toast the good news

Seniors and drinking? It’s not all bad news. If you’re confused about “social drinking” and “moderate drinking,” you are not alone. By a certain age, and experience, we already know how...

 
 By Beth Bond    Features    August 17, 2017

Seniors, pets face special challenges, enjoy special bonds

Pet ownership is growing each year, but the surprise is, many of these owners are seniors. In fact, some senior housing facilities now allow guests to move in with a small pet. These facility...

 
 By Beth Bond    Features    June 21, 2017

Skip the gimmicks; buy that grandchild a memorable gift

When is a “toy” not just a toy? When it offers a chance to learn something, too. Webster’s Dictionary defines a “toy” as a trifle for amusement, or entertainment. But parents and grandparent...

 
 By Beth Bond    Features    April 20, 2017

Creative Age Festival

The theme of this year’s Creative Age Festival is “Imagine,” and with 25 inspirational workshops offered, improving your health and well-being is just the beginning. Imagine how you can grow cre...

 

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