The secret to staying relevant with kids and grandkids

The big secret has now been revealed… If you want to stay relevant with the grandkids, and even your kids, learn to talk in their language – and that means texting.

Civility

We seem to be moving ever more rapidly into creating society members who seem to think that it is perfectly understandable that no one should fail, no one should be held responsible for their own self-inflicted shortcomings.
Holidays are not the time to talk about afterlife arrangements

Holidays are not the time to talk about after-life arrangements

Remember when our parents, in their frustration said, “talking to you is like talking to a wall!?” Most of us laughed and thought nothing much of it.
The Silver Life - The Aging Parent

The aging parent

Caring for our parents is at the same time a privilege and an obligation that involves the sacrifice of privacy, time, and money.
The Silver Life - Selecting your realtor

Selecting your realtor

A good realtor can be your best friend.
The Silver Life - How to choose your dream home

Evaluating your dream home site

To gate or not to gate.
The Silver Life - Preserving your estate

Preserving your estate

One would think after having my own brilliance so often disproved that I would have learned by now to listen to experts...
The Silver Life - Tips for taking care of our ageing parents

Tips for taking care of our ageing parents

How to recognize when your parents can no longer look after themselves.
The Silver Life - Would you like a beach or a mountain with that?

Would you like a beach or a mountain with that?

Choosing the right community for you.
The Silver Life - Empty nest - how to find a new home

Empty nest: How to find a new home

Make a decision based on your dream and reap the benefits.