As a parent you already know just how much kids love the holidays. One of the things they love is helping you decorate for Christmas. Most children love to make their own handmade Christmas decorati...
A poem about regret and sadness.Sometimes we look back and realize we did not know someone at all, or is it that we did not know our own selves? Every experience or friendship we have had, has a less...
A birthday memory book is the ultimate milestone birthday gift. To take photos and memories and put them in a "this is your life" birthday scrapbook is a thoughtful act of love that will be immensely ...
Let's face it, memory is a hazy thing. Before you know it, the years have passed and you have forgotten key things in your life. Writing out a year end summary is a way to preserve your life.Writing t...
Because of the my mother's dementia and as a Generational Coach, I'm often asked by people who are concerned about their "intellectual pauses" if there's anything they can do to remember more, longer,...
We make memories through our senses (sight, sound, smell, taste, touch) and it's through those same senses that we recall or "trigger" these memories. Dementia--regardless of the cause--blocks the c...
There are so many options to consider when planning the Class Reunion five, ten, twenty, or even forty years after the graduation date. For instance, what themes can be used that incorporate your sch...
There are thousands of them swimming a race. Only one gets to the goal first. It is a race of life; it has only one winner. that victor is your son.From the earliest, he was like you but unlike you. A...
Happy 75th to your Dad! How about having some "oldies" going in the background and have tables arranged so there can be dancing going on after dinner? Or sending guests a form (well before the party, ...
A new baby is a memorable time for both the new parents and extended family. You can record the memories of the baby shower and all of the events surrounding the pregnancy and birth in several ways. ...