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Category Archives: Fears, Change, and Procrastination

Listen, Listen, and Listen!

My kids don’t understand! It’s my safety zone. I’ve lived here for 40 years. This home is my memories, not just a building and foundation. It’s hard to think of moving to a community and having to make new friends. … Continue reading

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Is Your Home Working for You?

We love our homes! Just think back to when you purchased your very first house. Feel the emotions of excitement and the thrill of leaving an apartment for the independence of home ownership. For many, that journey may have begun … Continue reading

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Romancing Life!

We have entered new territory in the last 6 months. Most of us are left with a feeling of uncertainty not knowing where to turn for guidance. The news leaves us confused, angry, sad, and frightened as we look to … Continue reading

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Are You Ready For Some Positive News?

We have been smothered and suffocated in the past 5 months since the economic “melt down”. Do you feel tired and sad from a constant ring of red ink? Are you angry that a very few profited from unethical practices? … Continue reading

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Emotions and Moving

I have been blessed to speak to thousands of seniors at seminars designed to enlighten folks who have been in their homes for many years. In these seminars I talk about reasons for procrastination, how to prepare and start the … Continue reading

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Fear of Change

My article last month addressed the question, what is the top fear keeping seniors from making a move? The answer was fear of change. I discussed steps you can take if fear has kept you from improving your situation. This … Continue reading

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Senior Citizens: Their Fears, Hopes and Questions about Housing Options

Introduction There comes a time in the lives of many seniors when staying in their current home is no longer a safe or wise choice. It may be because the stairs have become more difficult or impossible to negotiate. It … Continue reading

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