Monthly Spotlight

Granddaughter and Grandmother Hugging and Spending Time Together

Fun Activities to Share with Grandchildren

Children and grandparents have a special bond. Spending quality time together will only strengthen that connection. As you think about ways to connect with your grandkids this summer, consider these fun activities to get you started. Get Outside If you’re able, take time to get outside in the sunshine with your grandkids. This can be

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Adult and Child give Grandmother a gift for Mother's Day

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for Grandmothers and Mothers

Looking for meaningful ways to show your mom or grandmother how much you care on Mother’s Day? When it comes to celebrating Mother’s Day with your mom or grandmother this year, you may want to explore different ways to make the day special, particularly if she’s in a senior living community or requires additional support.

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Spring Cleaning With Aging Parents

Spring Cleaning with Aging Parents

The weather is getting warmer, and the days are getting longer. That can only mean one thing: spring is here! Springtime is the perfect time to give your house a cleaning and an organization overhaul. If you have an aging parent who needs help getting their home tidy and clean, here are some tips that

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Boost Your Brain Health With These Simple Habits

Aging is a natural part of life. Many physical and mental changes happen in the body as we get older—all of which can affect memory and thinking abilities. Keeping the mind active is just as important as maintaining physical health in your senior years. Here are five great ways to boost brain health as an aging adult.

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The Benefits of Lifelong Learning as you Age - Woman Reading Book

The Benefits of Lifelong Learning As You Age

The ability to learn new things doesn’t diminish with age. In fact, the potential for learning continues to grow as you get older. Studies suggest that ongoing learning keeps seniors physically active, mentally alert and socially involved, all of which have a significant impact on quality of life. Here are some important benefits of lifelong

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Indoor Activities for Seniors

Indoor Activities for Seniors During the Winter

The cold, the snow, and the lack of daylight all have the potential to make the winter months feel especially long, boring, and isolating for older adults. However, it’s important for seniors to stay engaged and active all year round to maintain good health and wellness. Fortunately, at Country Place Senior Living, residents don’t need to go

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4 Ways Seniors Can Beat the Winter Blues

The winter months bring more than just frigid temperatures and snow-covered roads. For many older adults, they also bring a wave of the “winter blues.” Also known as Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), when a senior is experiencing the “winter blues” they often experience varying degrees of depression during the winter season due to a lack

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Top Questions to Ask When Touring Senior Living Communities

Visiting a senior living community for yourself or your aging loved one can feel overwhelming. To start, compile a list of questions and important must-haves as you start to tour different communities in your area. The following questions can you help get a better idea of what life at each community could look like and

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