Wellness

Hope for Family Caregivers Who Give So Much

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The Support and Engage (RAISE) Family Caregivers Act offers some help for family caregivers By Carol Marak Back in 1998 through 2007, my sisters and I cared for our parents. Our mother lived with several chronic diseases, and father lived…

What Milestones We Reach

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While rich in leisure time, retirement isn’t always as abundant in funds. But what options are available to low-to-moderate income people who need to improve their financial health? Silvernest, a Denver-based startup that matches boomer homeowners with compatible roommates, provides…

Solopreneurs: Do You Have a Business or a Hobby?

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As the year is nearing a close, now is a great time to take stock of your business and your financial and emotional investment.   Here are a few questions to ask yourself. How are you feeling about your business lately?…

Finance

Hope for Family Caregivers Who Give So Much

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The Support and Engage (RAISE) Family Caregivers Act offers some help for family caregivers By Carol Marak Back in 1998 through 2007, my sisters and I cared for our parents. Our mother lived with several chronic diseases, and father lived…

What Milestones We Reach

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While rich in leisure time, retirement isn’t always as abundant in funds. But what options are available to low-to-moderate income people who need to improve their financial health? Silvernest, a Denver-based startup that matches boomer homeowners with compatible roommates, provides…

Solopreneurs: Do You Have a Business or a Hobby?

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As the year is nearing a close, now is a great time to take stock of your business and your financial and emotional investment.   Here are a few questions to ask yourself. How are you feeling about your business lately?…

Technology

Social Enablers: Builders of Happiness and Health

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A few years ago, I went cellphone shopping with my seventy-year-old mom. Much to my surprise, she wasn’t shopping for a basic phone. No, she wanted an iPhone. I was shocked. I knew she could handle the upgraded technology, but…

Using the Amazon Echo: Tips on Things to Do First #3

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This blog series, created by Heidi Culbertson, CEO of Marvee, covers ten things that will help you get up to speed faster right out of the box with your Alexa device.  Here are tips 8-10. If you missed it, here…

Using the Amazon Echo: Tips on Things to Do First #2

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This blog series, created by Heidi Culbertson, CEO of Marvee, covers ten things that will help you get up to speed faster right out of the box with your Alexa device.  Here are tips 4-7. If you missed it, here…

Relationships

About Liking

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To live well with someone else you have to like and respect that person. You don’t have to agree on politics, religion, how to raise children, or what television shows are worth watching. People who like each other may have…

Homesharing for Veterans: Companionship Is Half the Battle

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When military members serve their country, they have a brigade, a battalion, a shipmate, a battle buddy, and many other forms of community and connection. But after they hang up their beret or Kevlar, they have a different battle to fight: loneliness.   Are you a Veteran? Silvernest is offering 20% off homeowner/housemate matching services! Sign…

Homesharing Harmony: Designing a Shared Home

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Becoming Housemates: A special phase of relationship Beginnings of a homesharing experience are important. Beginnings hold a powerful potential for forming a solid foundation for a great relationship. It’s important to treat your new relationship with tenderness and care, while…

Lifestyle

Keep It Juicy Podcast

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Keep It Juicy! is a half-hour weekly podcast hosted by journalist Helen Mitternight for those who are bold, passionate, and ready to squeeze every drop of juice out of life. They feature national experts on how to live a juicy life. Check…

Learning to Live in the Moment

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Written by Cori Read at BrainGearz.com   With all the stressors life has to offer, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed and anxious. Unfortunately, it’s a more common problem than not.  However, with a little focus and patience, lasting change is achievable. How? By learning a…

Spring Cleaning in Winter: For Cash and Company

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Written by Kari Henley at Silvernest As the weather turns cooler, now is the perfect time to tackle that spare room or guest room that has become the receptacle of old wrapping paper, craft projects or “re-gifting” items, and turn…

Living with Purpose

Homesharing for Veterans: Companionship Is Half the Battle

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When military members serve their country, they have a brigade, a battalion, a shipmate, a battle buddy, and many other forms of community and connection. But after they hang up their beret or Kevlar, they have a different battle to fight: loneliness.   Are you a Veteran? Silvernest is offering 20% off homeowner/housemate matching services! Sign…

Finding Freedom in Lifelong Friendships

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Have you ever caught up with a friend after years of being apart and everything falls into place and it’s as though no time had passed between you? Nothing feels better than the love and understanding of an old friend….

Solopreneurs: Do You Have a Business or a Hobby?

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As the year is nearing a close, now is a great time to take stock of your business and your financial and emotional investment.   Here are a few questions to ask yourself. How are you feeling about your business lately?…