Aging in Place
Aging in place is a relatively new idea that can help you or your loved ones continue living a full life in the home of your choice, with a focus on quality of life and indepdence. It isn't about growing old; it is about being prepared for the changes in your life, health and environment that occur as you grow older.
Learn about what it means to age in place and how planning now, regardless of your age, will help you keep building your best life after retirement. Start now!
Aging in Place Articles
Dorothy said it right in the Wizard of Oz: There's no place like home. You deserve the dignity and peace of being able to stay in your own home for as long as possible, but in many cases, the financial burden of necessary modifications to your home and in-home care may seem overwhelming. … Read the Full Article >
Has a self storage unit become a pain for you to keep up? I rid us of ours for good. Learn how I took charge of this silly waste of money & freed myself. Sentimental value. It’s the downfall of so many of our homes and absolutely fills our … Read the Full Article >
Rolling With the Changes - show notes In this episode of Smart Retirement Life, we're going to talk about changes; specifically, how you can create home to keep you rolling with the changes that life will throw at you. Changes that … Read the Full Article >
Magazine clutter ... you've finally met your match. I said I would try to find ways to clean up the clutter in our homes. I finally got around to a project that has been in the making for years – and I mean years! Magazine clutter. An evil and … Read the Full Article >
In this episode of Smart Retirement Life we are talking to Steve Kaufman about Quikiks, a new and revolutionary shoe for people who are unable to put on or tie their own shoes. This is the world's first truly hands-free … Read the Full Article >
Want to simplify your laundry? I didn’t know I did. If someone would have told me 6 months ago I'd be making DIY liquid laundry detergent, I would have laughed. I mean really ... who does that? I really didn’t know we were throwing money away … Read the Full Article >
It’s hard to argue with the “one touch rule.” I’ve tried to reason why it won’t work for me and, so, I’ve never truly applied it. Recently, I was having a mommy lunch with a friend (no kids allowed – for the 1st time in 4 years) and we had the … Read the Full Article >
When you read about new tech products, you almost always run into someone who says something along the lines of, "technology is invading our lives." Well, yes; it has. But, I don't know that it is a bad thing. Honestly, tech products can … Read the Full Article >
In this episode of Smart Retirement Life we are talking about FireAvert, a new product that helps protect your family and your home from fires. Mark Hager interviews Peter Thorpe, the Founder of FireAvert, and a career … Read the Full Article >
I’ve simplified both our mornings (and some dinners) with this simple recipe for Good Morning muffins. It’s a combination of several recipes that inspired me to tackle a new muffin that I could freeze and have available at the drop of a hat – … Read the Full Article >
A little while back I stumbled on a very unique service out of Italy called MisterProfessor. The reason it caught my eye was how it addresses two distinct social issues with one service. Namely, young people that are in need of mentoring and … Read the Full Article >