Ageing Safely, Comfortably and Independently

Ageing Safely, Comfortably and Independently

As we get older there comes a point where retaining our independence becomes increasingly difficult. As we, or our loved ones, face these challenges it can be tricky to broach the subject with the important people in our lives, but needing to adapt to a change of...
What Our Elders Can Teach Us About Low Impact Living

What Our Elders Can Teach Us About Low Impact Living

At this time of year, I often think of all the resources we burn through as we jet through our busy modern lives. Consumption of just about everything ramps up during the holiday season, and more so with each generation, but as we learn increasingly about our impact...
A Memory For Your Loved One: Giving The Gift Of Experience

A Memory For Your Loved One: Giving The Gift Of Experience

In the run-up to the holidays, I always seem to be inclined to have a good clear out and de-clutter. I suppose it’s mostly in anticipation of the visitors that come with the season and wanting to make the house presentable, but I think it’s also in part a...
Supporting Lonely Elderly People Within Your Community

Supporting Lonely Elderly People Within Your Community

We can all feel a bit listless as the winter draws in. Cold rainy weather and short days can leave us feeling a little glum, and when looking for sources of comfort it can be easy to overlook how incredibly rewarding the act of supporting older people around us can...
Natural And On Trend: Embracing Your Natural Silver Hair Tones

Natural And On Trend: Embracing Your Natural Silver Hair Tones

Are you tired of colouring your hair to cover greys? The habit is an expensive one and, while I’m all for investing in our appearances in the name of self expression, I have a bone to pick with feeling under pressure to look like something that doesn’t...