How Do You Feel?

Our emotions serve to guide us – and sometimes inhibit us – in making important life decisions. So asking ourselves “How do you feel?” is a good place to start. To understand how we feel at a time of stress is an especially good first step in making wise choices.

Evidence suggests that we’re much more likely to be happy with our decisions in the long run when we are aware of the influences our feelings have on us.

Pet Therapy & Memory Loss

You may be a dog person or a cat person, but at the end of the day you are a human being with the need to connect and feel comfort. Pets play a huge role in our lives as members of our families or objects of affection. For seniors with memory loss, […]

By |September 14th, 2018|Categories: How Do You Feel?||0 Comments

Home is Where the Heartwood is

Our motto is ‘We put our Hearts into making you feel at Home’

Your parent or grandparent has lived in one place for decades. They have called that house or apartment their home for as long as you can remember. Losing the feeling of identifying a living space as “home” is one of the biggest […]

By |August 29th, 2018|Categories: How Do You Feel?||0 Comments

5 Signs It’s Time to Consider Assisted Living

It safe to say that one of the hardest decisions we will ever make during our lifetime will involve how we choose to care for our family members as they age. Often enough people are in denial that there’s a need for assisted living, both the future resident and their family members. […]

How Feelings of Guilt Affect Making Memory Care Decisions

Guilt. It is a normal emotion to feel when you are caring for a loved one who is experiencing progressive memory loss. Whether it is your spouse or your mom or dad, you want to help them get better, to take care of them, to ensure that they are happy and have a good […]

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