Lee Meredith

Beat the Winter Blues with These Activities

Winter in central Ohio brings a number of beautiful sights, but the cold weather often leaves us searching for indoor activities to stay occupied.   Below is a list of suggestions of activities if you’re looking to remain active throughout the winter months — whether at home or in your community.  Learn Something New Learning has …

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What Do Seniors Fear Most About Retirement?

Retirement is often portrayed as the worry-free vacation following many years of hard work.  While this new period of life does allow the opportunity to try new things, the natural effects of aging brings new trials one might not be prepared for — especially when considering long-term care needs.  An Increasing Concern A recent study …

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A Healthy, Happy Holiday Season

The winter months bring a variety of activities, from visiting relatives to festive traditions, in the comfort of your own home. Although exciting, these events can be exhausting and turn our regular schedules upside down.  We’ve compiled our best tips for a healthy holiday season, allowing you to cherish time spent with loved ones without …

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The Difference Between Long-Term Care Insurance vs. A Long-Term Care Plan

When it comes to retirement planning and finding the right long-term care option that best suits your lifestyle, there are a variety of different options –– and the decision can be challenging.  If you’re at or near retirement age, it’s important to understand the differences in your available options and which plan will provide the …

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The Perfect Thanksgiving at Home

With comforting food, family fun and exciting parades, Thanksgiving is the perfect time to share your home with those you cherish most.  As you prepare for your turkey-filled festivities, don’t forget to schedule a few fun activities that ensure quality time with visiting guests. See below for a few of our favorite activities.  Watch a …

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Tips for Sharing Your Long-Term Care Plan with Visiting Relatives

The holiday season is quickly approaching and this means a number of relatives, children and grandchildren will be gathering in your home to celebrate.  While this time is meant for fellowship, it’s also an opportune time to speak with your children and family members about your retirement plan, long-term care needs and how they can …

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What are Activities of Daily Living?

When we wake up in the morning, many of us take a shower and brush our teeth. We get dressed for the day and may eat an early breakfast before we head out to start our day.  Those common activities of daily living (ADL) are the tasks one completes around the home and are important …

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Autumn Activities for Any Age

Fall is right around the corner, and that means our favorite activities are back for another year. Grab your loved ones and enjoy this new season — and all of the delicious treats. Below are some autumn activities we recommend.  Pick Away Between fresh apples and bright orange pumpkins, the opportunities are endless — as …

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Fun in the Sun: Ohio Festivals to Check Out this Month

If you’re looking for activities to enjoy with family or friends this summer, Central Ohio has plenty to offer. Here is a look at some of our favorites: All Ohio Balloon Fest, August 8 – 10  Held in Marysville, this exciting festival hosts a wide display of hot air balloons, from classic multi-colored designs to …

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Aging in Place Made Possible

With familiar surroundings, lifetime memories and close communities, there is truly no place like home.  However, for the aging Baby Boomer population, the decision to live independently or downsize to a retirement community is always one for consideration as needs, and desires, change with age. The Desire to Age in Place A recent survey showcased …

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