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Where There’s a Will…

Where There’s a Will…

Amara Rose July 26, 2016 3

How to Select, and Serve As, An Executor We’ve talked briefly about estate planning and asset protection. But what about executing a will? Most seniors understand the importance of having a will, though they

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How Tech is Transforming Lives

How Tech is Transforming Lives

Amara Rose July 19, 2016 0

“Don’t disturb me now, I’m doing my online banking” In 2016, a digitally savvy senior might well say this to her visiting children as she efficiently handles laptop financial transactions that once required a trip

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Customer Service, You Say?

Customer Service, You Say?

Amara Rose July 12, 2016 4

True Customer Service is Subtle & Sincere Last winter, actress Andie MacDowell became embroiled in a minor brouhaha. She was seated in coach on a flight instead of the first class seat she’d paid

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The Sacred Work of Grief

The Sacred Work of Grief

Amara Rose July 6, 2016 2

Beyond Loss into Renewal I was sharing a table with a stranger at Whole Foods, enjoying an al fresco summer dinner, when two sweet 20-year-olds I know stopped by to say hello on their

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Home Care By the Numbers

Home Care By the Numbers

Amara Rose June 28, 2016 0

Aging in the Third Millenium: Part 4 Finding the right caregiver can be a challenge, especially when today’s feisty elders may not want or feel they need any help — even in their 90s.

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Whither Grandparenthood?

Whither Grandparenthood?

Amara Rose June 21, 2016 4

Aging in the Third Millenium: Part 3 My father’s parents adored being grandparents, and wanted us kids to call them by their first names because it “made them feel young”. Growing up, I didn’t

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Staying Fit as We Age

Staying Fit as We Age

Amara Rose June 14, 2016 7

Aging in the Third Millenium: Part 2 If we’re going to live longer and make new friends to help us enjoy the journey, it only makes sense to keep our traveling vessels in excellent

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Aging in the Third Millenium

Aging in the Third Millenium

Amara Rose June 7, 2016 4

Making Friends with Age, As We Age “How old would you be if you didn’t know how old you was?” ~ Satchel Paige Who retires at 65? Far fewer people than just a couple

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