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Shedding Light on Seasonal Affective Disorder

New beginnings! New You! As you engage in festive shopping, listen to holiday music, and celebrate the joys of the season, take a minute to show kindness to those who…

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Holiday Lights – Near & Not so Far

Published: December 13, 2023 One of the paradox’s of this time of year is that as the days grow naturally darker, the outdoors gets brighter, thanks to artificial lights. As…

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Why Music Matters

Published: December 8, 2023 Whether you’re listening to music or making it, the eclectic art has lots to offer, young and old. Music can comfort, energize, heal, inspire, and refresh,…

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Lathrop Fosters Community Approach to Aging in Place

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention defines aging in place as “the ability to live in one’s own home and community safely, independently and comfortably, regardless of age,…

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The Medical Review Process at KaLex

Moving into a Life Plan Community (or CCRC) is a major decision. Leaving your family home and familiar ties can be a huge adjustment, even with the excitement and anticipation…

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Aging in Place in Community: Design for Future Needs

Published: February 25, 2021 Your home is familiar, probably comfortable, and hopefully filled with many fond memories, so why not stay there as you age? Sure, some shelves need to…

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A Day for Strong Women in Our Lives

Published: May 7, 2021 Anna Maria Jarvis so admired her mother, a social activist and faith-filled woman, that she embarked on a mission to honor all mothers. The first official…

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Tipping & Year-End Giving

Published: December 15, 2021   In the old days, i.e. pre-COVID, the rules were pretty simple. We basically tipped our food servers and hairdressers and gave a holiday gift like…

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Traveling is Back!

Published: April 20, 2022 Road Scholar phones are ringing off the hook. Expedia is calling 2022 the year of the GOAT, as in “greatest of all trips.” Resorts and rental…

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