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4 Ways to Create More Holiday Season Meaning with Loved Ones

“It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, everywhere you go.”

Do you hear Bing Crosby and Michael Bublé renditions of “White Christmas” and...

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9 Winter Health Concerns and Senior Safety Tips

Throughout the winter months, snow, ice and cold temperatures can make life difficult for anyone—especially our aging loved ones.

Seniors run a...

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6 Steps to Creating and Conquering Your Bucket List

Mark Twain once said, “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do.”

Life is too...

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9 Thoughtful Thanksgiving Conversation Starters

How often do you connect with your family members?

While it can be challenging to keep up with everyone’s lives, Thanksgiving gives us the...

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A Look Back: A Thoughtful Reflection About Presence, Permission and Participation

And so the time has come. After 18 passion-filled, thought-driven years, Busch’s very own Cathy Nichols is headed into retirement.

Cathy has served...

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6 Ways to Maintain a Sense of Purpose as You Age

Many seniors go through a period of time where they are in search of new meaning and purpose. While this may be a struggle for some, it is crucial...

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4 Tools to Communicate with a Senior Loved One

There is a growing problem of social isolation and loneliness in older generations. So it’s incredibly important for elderly adults to stay in touch...

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What to Expect at a Hindu or Sikh Funeral Service

One of the joys of our richly diverse Cleveland community is sharing in the cultural practices of others, especially when they’re different from your...

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5 Ways to Live Graciously This Thanksgiving

"Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it."—William Arthur Ward

This year has certainly been challenging...

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7 Ways to Show Your Appreciation on Veterans Day

Considering the number of men and women who have served in our country’s armed forces, it’s very likely that you know a veteran.

Whether it’s a...

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5 Ways to Embrace Aging

Though aging is inevitable, some people find it difficult to deal with the changes that come with getting older.

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The Purpose of Funerals: Should You Plan Services for a Loved One During the Coronavirus Crisis?

Funerals are a valuable part of the grieving process, where close family members and friends can gather to celebrate the life lived, rather than the...

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