Brookdale Blogs

Clothing - Ironing

Betty Ago September 30, 2016

I’m supposed to be thinking (writing) about clothing and how my wardrobe, or my husband’s, has changed over the years. For some reason, thoughts on clothing have led to thoughts on laundry, which have led to thoughts on IRONING. Yes, that major bugab... Read more

The Hit of the Show

Bernie Block September 28, 2016

The wedding invitations were sent. Plans were finalized through the wedding-planner. During the ceremony my fiancée and I decided to have three married members in attendance give a short talk about marriage. One was newly married, the next was marrie... Read more

Men are Caregivers Too

Juliet Holt Klinger September 26, 2016

When we think of a caregiver for someone with dementia, a picture of a woman normally comes to mind for most of us. After all, approximately two-thirds of caregivers are female, but what about the other third?  What do we know about men who find them... Read more

Is Life But Fate?

Virginia Wylie September 24, 2016

I look around at those many who need help of all kinds and hope I can make some of them happier  for even a few minutes.   Blame our ills on fate?  Beware! If we feel that life's unfair Why waste our time in deep despair? Look more closely if we dare... Read more


Betty Ago September 23, 2016

The very hot weather we have been experiencing makes me think a lot about water.  There was a time when I would only drink a glass of water if it was cold and sparkly clear: Then came the time when that changed in a flash. We were traveling in Israel... Read more

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