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Holiday Guests

With Thanksgiving coming soon, followed shortly after by Christmas and New Year’s, many of us will be having guests coming in from out-of-town to stay at our homes. Similarly, we may be spending time in the homes of others, churches, or auditoriums. Either way, this can easily throw off the normal daily routine for our […]

By |November 20th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Holiday Guests

Tips for visiting a person with dementia

I am borrowing this article from Today.com although it originally appeared on MariaShriver.com.
There are some fantastic point made here, and it comes as many of us are travelling for the holidays. Feel free to contact us here, or call us at 615-393-3399 for more questions on caring for loved ones with dementia.

Many people simply don’t know […]

By |November 13th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Tips for visiting a person with dementia

How to Survive a Heart Attack When Alone

I recently had someone send me this via email and thought it would be a great idea to put out on our blog. Read this little situation and instructions and then share with others if possible. It could save your or someone else’s life!!

Lets say its 7.25pm and you’re going home (alone of course) after […]

By |November 6th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on How to Survive a Heart Attack When Alone

Why a “Jack-O-Lantern”?

One of the many legends associated with the origin of the term jack-o-lantern is the legend of Stingy Jack, and old Irish folk tale.

As the story goes, several centuries ago amongst the myriad of towns and villages in Ireland, there lived a drunkard known as “Stingy Jack”. Jack was known throughout the land as a […]

By |October 30th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Why a “Jack-O-Lantern”?