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Stop Stress, and Give from the Heart

Even with the best of intentions, at holiday time we can fall into a mechanical default mode of making our lists, decorating and baking as a chore, rushing around and shopping joylessly. When the expe…

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4 Ways to Make the Holidays Merry for the Elders in Your Life

Once we reach a certain age, depending on our individual life circumstances, the holidays can begin to lose some of their luster. Stress, both financial and emotional, starts to become synonymous with…

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Season of the Harvest

The day before Thanksgiving I stopped by the local Whole Foods Market on the way home. It was in the afternoon so there were traffic directors, the cart cache was nearly empty, and the parking lot was…

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9 Keys For A Joyful (Stress-Free!) Holiday Season

The Holiday Season can be any way you want it: full of stress or full of joy. It can be a time to dread, or anticipate with excitement. It's your choice, yes, it really is. I've experienced both of t…

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How To Make Your Autumn Awesome

By Anne-Marie Botek, AgingCare.com Editor Fall is officially upon us. The days are getting shorter, the leaves are beginning to turn, and coffee shops have begun to churn out their much-anticipa…

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5 Ways to Preserve Family Memories

By Marlo Sollitto, AgingCare.com contributing editor Have you ever had a conversation with your parent that ends up with your response being, "I didn't know that about you, dad" or "Mom, you never …

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Keep Your Sanity During the Holidays

By Carol Bradley Bursack, AgingCare.com If one can believe the old Westerns, frontier women multi-tasked by rocking a cradle with their foot to quiet a squalling baby, while pounding out bread doug…

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Holiday Reservations

My wife and I, respectively, have fairly ethnic sounding last names: One of them very Italian and the other (mine) sounding oh-so Jewish. Every year, around the holidays, there is always at least one …

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