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Seeing Family on Easter Weekend?

For those who observe Easter, it can be a weekend for reflection and renewal.  For others it is a time to celebrate a three or four day...

Let’s Toss those Ageist Stereotypes

When I explain to people what I do – not everyone is familiar with “Senior Move Management” – people often respond with what they think...

Preventing those Family Feuds. . . .

Christmas is around the corner and I don’t know about you but I have seen a lot of people trying to simplify the entire experience. They...

Do You Have a Plan B?

“I don’t want to move – I know where everything is here.” “I am doing fine with the stairs – they help me to stay active.” “I am staying...

Our Complex Relationship with Stuff

Many people believe that our older clients are unfailingly attached to their belongings but, in my experience, that is not always the...

5 Tips for a Smoother Move

Of course I believe that every older adult can benefit from engaging the services of a sensitive, knowledgeable and objective Senior Move...

A Tale of Two Families - Senior Move

Other people tell me how stressful moves are and I smile – simply because I know that they don’t have to be. Sure change is scary and no...

Analysis Paralysis?

I admit that I did not originally coin this term but it’s a condition that I see a lot. Analysis paralysis is the state of...

Thinking of Downsizing or Decluttering?

I was recently asked to write a guest blog for Furniture Bank with downsizing tips and I also offered a few more on Marilyn Wetston’s...

Yes, 2016 is the Year to Move!

I provided a free consultation last week for a woman who has been in her home for fifty years.  The next day I gave one for a couple who...

Is it Time?

For some of us this time of year offers a post-holiday reality check.  Mom and Dad may not be doing as well as they have been.   Mom had...

Seeking Holiday Sanity

As December looms and calendars are feeling the weight of upcoming seasonal plans and festivities I am reminded of three things that...

Why Not Make it Simple?

Sometimes moves can become more complicated than they need to be.  I recently managed a move for a very nice couple who could have had...

Who Do You See?

As we approach October 1st, National Seniors Day, I can’t help but reflect on how we collectively perceive our seniors. Most of us have...

Feeling Vulnerable?

Vulnerability is not something that we like to talk about – particularly when it is our own… .  Many of the older clients who I work with...

It Costs How Much?

Older adults and their family members are often initially shocked at just how expensive it is to move to a retirement residence in the...

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