Although it feels like everything is running smoothly, it also feels like it's running really, really slowly. And when you first start things, that's a pretty normal feeling. I once had a partner who was a coffee roaster and it took him 10 years to get everything together and up and running with the last… Continue reading Podcast Update
First person narratives are great. I mean who doesn't like hearing about Uncle Bob’s trip to the Andes, your friend’s review on the latest movie or your boss telling you how he made a million dollars...on weed stocks. We like to talk about our lives, tell stories and highlight the positive aspects of what happened… Continue reading The Science Promise
And everything else this week. New law gives seniors in care more say in their daily lives (via CBC) First up, great news for advocacy. Residents in seniors home are now able to form councils to discuss discuss day-to day things such as activities and food. However, it’s still not enough in regards to advocacy.… Continue reading 5 Key Questions You Need To Answer When you’re 50 or Older
There's a lot of information out there in this world, for some stuff anyways. For aging though, we still lag behind. The other day I Googled this: Websites for Seniors and expected to be hit with an onslaught of information. I was mildly surprised, greatly amused, and saddened, all at the same time by what… Continue reading Seniors On The Internet
The media. Rarely do we see anyone over 65 50 45 30 in our daily lives. In fact, it feels like we're stumbling through some watered down version of Logan's Run, without all the killing. No one we see in advertising (minus a few adult diaper and denture cream ads) is elderly. Think about your… Continue reading Where Are The (Actual) Seniors?
When was the last time you sat down and had a serious conversation about any of the following subjects: Death Health Retirement Money The future Having trouble even thinking of ONE time where any of these topics were discussed at great length? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. Modern humans tend to ignore the things that… Continue reading All The Information
There is nothing more comedic than talking to an MLM (multi-level marketer) about the products they’re trying to sell you. From lipstick, to skin care, to charcoal toothpaste and hair, from handbags to nails to candles and beyond, It feels like we are never safe on our Facebook groups from someone selling stupid, unnecessary shit.… Continue reading Predator and Prey