• NOVEMBER 9, 2020
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    Pick your ‘3 C’s’

    Originally published @allaboutestates.ca I  first introduced my 3’C’s in a blog at @allaboutestates   which addressed living options and ways to consider what care settings. Some of you may recall that my 3 C’s are: Care, Cost, Choice. I am reposting…

    • NOVEMBER 2, 2020
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    MCI= More Thank Just Forgetfulness

    Originally published @allaboutestates.ca Are there any ‘THIS IS US’ fans out there?   I watched the Season 5 Premier this past weekend.  No spoiler alerts here but it was a very timely show, which discussed Covid, Black Lives Matter and feuding siblings. …

    • OCTOBER 26, 2020
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    There Is No Place Like Home

    Originally posted @allaboutestates.ca Survey says: “91 per cent of Canadians of all ages and almost 100 per cent of Canadians 65 years of age and older reported that they plan on supporting themselves to live safely and independently in their own home as long…

    • OCTOBER 21, 2020
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    The First of the Firsts

    Originally posted @allaboutestates.ca Everything is different since Covid began and the activities we used to take for granted are now being sorely missed. Family celebrations are so important and there were many that could not be celebrated together. This past…

    • OCTOBER 7, 2020
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    National Seniors Day

    Originally published @allaboutestates.ca National Seniors Day was celebrated on October 1, 2020.  I am not sure ‘celebrated’ is the right word.  Most of us don’t feel like celebrating these days and should we be so inclined- we are significantly restricted. …

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  • You can’t choose your family but you can choose your friends April 12, 2021
    Further to my fellow blogger’s April 4, 2021 read, I thought I would continue the discussion on the importance of appointing an attorney for property and my particular area of interest, care.  Have you ever wondered what would happen if you didn’t have a family member who could assume the role... The post You can’t choose […]
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  • Interesting Information for Monday Morning April 5, 2021
    Ok- interesting for me and hopefully for you too. 1. Q: Did you know as of April 1 2021 the LHIN has a new name? A: Home and Community Care Support Services  (HCCSS) which was the LHIN and before that it was the CCAC (Community Care Access Centre).  I am... The post Interesting Information for […]
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  • Holidays and Family Traditions – COVID style March 29, 2021
    This past weekend we celebrated the first night of Passover; and I think this holiday was the hardest one for me.  Regardless of what and how you celebrate, for many the family and cultural connections rather than any religious significance is what we hold on to.  Last year this time... The post Holidays and Family […]
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  • “BUY THE SHOES” March 22, 2021
    Congratulations to all of us- it is the first week of spring and we have managed through a difficult winter.  While we are here today and reading this blog- we have much to be thankful for. However there are so many of us who have faced a loss this year... The post “BUY THE SHOES” […]
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  • Mom Loved You More March 15, 2021
    My fellow blogger recently wrote about family meetings and estate planning.  There has been much written on the importance of power of attorney documents, who gets named, their responsibility and conflicts that have arisen as a result thereof. While the focus of most disputes has to do with money and the... The post Mom Loved You […]
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