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Holistic, Intergenerational Living for Seniors with Gardens Galore

  A better way to spend your last years?                         Photo Credit: High Point Community Garden, Seattle, WA   I remember feeling as a young child that locking older people away in their own buildings until they died was … Continue reading

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Christmas

The facility where my mother lives is suddenly flooded by families I’ve never seen before, lugging in bags toppling out of their arms, filled with food and gifts.  It’s wonderful to see them congregating where their loved ones are “stuck”, bringing their … Continue reading

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