Book Review: The Book of Joy

Book Review: The Book of Joy

Joy is…. The answers are varied and for many of us not something we can set in stone. Joy can seem fleeting. Yet, it is something we all strive to have in our lives. It was during a challenging period of my life I sat down and read The Book of Joy*(Affiliate...
5 Features of Event Calendars

5 Features of Event Calendars

In this series I am exploring event calendars in senior living communities. This is part two in the series. You can read part one on the Overscheduled Grandma here.  Events calendars are important tools for communicating things to do within a facility. Generally,...
Stop stereotyping preferences by gender!

Stop stereotyping preferences by gender!

A man and a woman, both in their 80’s, have been admitted to an assisted living facility. Which one likes opera? Which one likes sports? Which one sews? Which one works on cars? Let’s face it. We tend to stereotype activities by gender.  That’s just...