Seven dos & don’ts of dealing with difficult parents

I recently hosted a meeting of 30 professionals who support seniors in various ways. The focus of our meeting was helping adult children deal with their “difficult” parents. Okay, so maybe the parents aren’t difficult, but the situations can be: a father who won’t give up his car keys even though he’s rolled over the [...]

By |July 28th, 2011|The Other Side of 50|0 Comments

Pairing food, wine and seniors

One reason I am happy to write this particular column is that I love good food, good wine . . . and seniors. My professional life revolves around boomers and seniors, but I’ve been a foodie since I was a kid. From age 10 until I left for college, I picked recipes and cooked dinner [...]

By |July 14th, 2011|The Other Side of 50|0 Comments