Tale as old as time…

Real estate can be all about numbers, investment, return, mortgages et al, it’s also about home, family, security, community, so, in that vein, a more personal post: Senior care: something many of us deal with, some more up close and personal than others—I’m an only child, the up close and personal has been my last decade. The nutshell: my father passed away nearly ten years … Continue reading Tale as old as time…

Happy Holidays!

The holiday season: a time for family, friends, reflection. I love Christmas, sure there can be frenzied schedules, it’s always a challenge to fit everyone in, but the pace of days slows, the world seems to take a deep pause December 25th (I love that!), there’s food, drink, merriment and time for gratitude. Many of us have so much to be thankful for, particularly in Canada. The … Continue reading Happy Holidays!

‘Elder care is the new child care’

Photo courtesy rockinghorseranch.com I love this image: seniors sharing time, community, stories, perhaps common histories—but what to do when you’re the support and your ‘I don’t like old people’ parent doesn’t want to be a part of that picture? Welcome to my life 🙂 I was looking for an expression describing those of us who are adult only children—without kids of our own we’re not … Continue reading ‘Elder care is the new child care’