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7 Easy Holiday Recipes for Seniors

Baking and cooking are holiday essentials, whether you’re the person preparing the food or eating it — or both. For those of us who spend the holidays in the kitchen, baking and cooking presents an opportunity to feel good about ourselves by providing for loved ones. The best part is that you don’t have to …

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Tips for Reducing Loneliness for Seniors During the Holidays

The holiday season is a time of fun and festivity for many, but it’s a time of year that can stir up feelings of loneliness for older adults who live alone or don’t have friends and family nearby. If you’re concerned a senior in your life might be having a hard time this year, consider …

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How to Show Support on Veterans Day

Veterans Day is a holiday that’s about taking time to recognize our country’s veterans and the substantial sacrifices and contributions they’ve made. Without their service, we would not have the ability to enjoy the freedoms we do today. If you’re wondering how you can show your support for our military members, here are some ideas …

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Fun Facts About Fall

Now that the calendar is turning to September, one word comes to mind: Fall. But what exactly does fall bring for the people of Dallas? We’re going to dive into what makes the fall season so special and what events and activities you can participate in to celebrate this time of year. Finding Fun in …

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Maintain Independence with Occupational Therapy

Occupational therapy (OT) plays an integral role in recovery following stroke or major surgery, helping individuals resume activities of daily living, but you don’t need to wait for a serious event to see an occupational therapist. In fact, occupational therapy can help prevent more serious issues, like falls, from happening in the first place. At …

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The Best Low Maintenance Plants to Start Your Indoor Garden

Creating a space where you feel relaxed, comfortable and at home is essential to overall wellness. And there’s no better way to boost your mood, promote your mental health and cultivate a beautiful home than with easy- to-maintain indoor plants. Filling your home with greenery is a snap with the right indoor plants for seniors. …

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How Spiritual Wellness Helps in Times of Uncertainty

Every phase of life has a spiritual dimension. For seniors, spirituality and spiritual well-being often take on greater meaning and importance. Faith in times of uncertainty through religion and spirituality now feels even more relevant with the presence of Coronavirus and COVID-19. Let’s review the fundamentals of senior spirituality and spiritual wellness for seniors to …

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5 Hobbies for Seniors to Do at Home

We’re all thinking of good ways to use this time sequestered at home as a golden opportunity to expand our horizons and maybe learn something new. Hopefully you currently engage in hobbies you can do at home, but if staying close to home has cut you off from some of your hobbies, there’s still good …

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Tips for Decorating Your Senior Apartment to Make It Feel Like Home

When it comes to decorating a senior apartment, small spaces don’t necessarily mean big challenges. In fact, you can still embrace luxury senior living and flaunt your personal style in a right-size spaced home. These 12 tips for decorating small spaces and the best decor for senior living will help you maximize possibilities, make the …

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