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How to Find Meaning in Your Life

“What is the meaning of life?” It’s one of those big, philosophical questions we all find ourselves trying to answer. If you’re like most seniors, you probably spent much of your life looking forward to your golden years. Finally, a well-earned period of rest and retirement after a lifetime of hard work! What some seniors …

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Gift Ideas for Seniors

The holidays are upon us! It’s time to hang your stockings by the chimney, decorate the tree, bake gingerbread cookies, and (of course) buy gifts for your loved ones. Do you need a unique gift for an older adult in your life? Our list of gift ideas for seniors will help you find the perfect …

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Fall Activities for Seniors with Dementia

With its brilliant gold and crimson leaves, its refreshingly crisp temperatures, and its beloved holidays, autumn is undoubtedly one of the best seasons of the year. Unfortunately, it also seems to go by far too fast. Make the most of these last weeks of autumn by exploring fall activities for seniors with dementia. Not only …

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Kansas City in the Fall

What’s your favorite thing about fall? Perhaps you adore the gorgeous leaves with their breathtaking shades of golden yellow, fiery orange, and scarlet red. Or, maybe you love the flavors of autumn: spicy cinnamon, warm pumpkin pie, and crisp apple. Or, is it the spooky spirit of the season that tickles your fancy? Whatever aspect of fall you like best, you can enjoy it in here in KC. There are so many wonderful things to do in Kansas City in the fall, and today, we’re going to explore just a few of the possibilities.

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How to Prevent Falls at Home

When you were a toddler, falls were inevitable. As a kid, they might have made you laugh. As a teenager, they may have been embarrassing. As an adult, they were likely more surprising than anything. But by the time you reach your senior years, falls are serious business. Physical changes and health conditions make falls more likely and more dangerous as you age. That said, there’s no reason to live in fear of a stumble. Scroll down to learn how to prevent falls at home.

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Why We Love Assisted Living in Kansas City

Are you looking for the perfect city in which to spend your golden years? We might be biased, but there’s a reason our residents chose a senior living community in KC. You might be ready to join us once you learn why we love assisted living in Kansas City!

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Brain-Boosting Activities for Seniors

When you think of exercise, you likely think about physical exertion. You might picture someone lifting weights, attending an aerobics class, speed-walking through the neighborhood, or going for a swim. But it’s important to remember that your brain requires exercise as well. If you don’t challenge it regularly, your mental health and acuity will suffer. So, if you’re hoping to give your brain a workout, explore some brain-boosting activities for seniors.

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Tai Chi for Seniors

This year, instead of yoga in the park, why not try tai chi? Once you learn about tai chi for seniors, you’ll wonder why you haven’t given it a shot sooner!

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Finding Purpose in Life

One of the best parts of your golden years is enjoying the perspective that your many years of experience have given you. You finally have the wisdom to not worry about the little things and focus on what matters. Once you learn how to do it, finding purpose in life as a senior is its own reward.

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Summer Activities for Seniors

Summer brings sunny weather and the longest days of the year. What can a senior do with all those extra hours on a beautiful day? These summer activities for seniors will get you off to a great start.

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