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Observations and commentary on aging, caregiving, and the complex journey through the second half of life.

Predicting The Boomer Future…

Posted by on Sep 5, 2012 in Boomers | Comments Off

The best way to predict the future is to invent it. Alan Kay It’s 2026. The future is here, 14 year later. We are taking a sneak peak into...

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The Wrong Signals: Shutting Down Change Before It Starts

Posted by on Jul 30, 2011 in Aging Parents | 1 comment

How do we help our aging parents consider making positive changes in their lives? We want to help, and feel we have good ideas that could...

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When Am I Going Home From The Nursing Home?

Posted by on Apr 3, 2010 in Aging Parents | Comments Off

This is one of the predictable dilemmas of aging we all wish we could avoid. We can’t. At some point we run out of aging-in-place options...

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Caregiver Stress? Try Inspirational Walking

Posted by on Dec 13, 2009 in Aging Parents | Comments Off

Caregiver stress is well documented and extracts a heavy toll on both caregivers and their families. In the heat of trying to keep...

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What I Know Now: Lessons From Looking Back

Posted by on Nov 1, 2008 in Aging Parents | 3 comments

Last June I was interviewed by Nell Bernstein, Senior Editor at Caring.com about what “I would have done differently” in...

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