Social Seniors

  1. Tick Time: Tick Season Starts Now

    I was reminded yesterday that we’re entering tick season! A walk around the yard, to the mailbox and then up to the vet for the granddogs’s meds resulted in three ticks traversing my leg! I normally spray … Continue

  2. Nothing to Fear But Fear Itself? Thoughts on My Covid Fear Challenges

    Today (March 12, 2020) marks the two month anniversary of Maine’s first official Covid-19 diagnosis. We live with Covid Fear. The world has changed. That’s hard. But I’m going to share a few things I’m not afraid … Continue

  3. You died during a time of pandemic. Now what? Death in a pandemic

    Death in a pandemic. What happens if you die during a time of coronavirus, or even from Covid-19? I got a call recently from a very active Successful Aging Expo attendee who was curious about what might … Continue

  4. Two Day Crescent Roll Receipe

    Two Day Crescent Rolls       makes 2 dozen   1 package dry yeast ¼ cup warm water ¾ cup milk ½ cup sugar 2 eggs ½ cup melted butter (1 stick) 4 cups flour ½ teaspoon salt   … Continue

  5. Safe Travel: Stay Healthy Away from Home

    You’re about to head out for a Thanksgiving visit with loved ones. What steps can you take to remain healthy on your trip and through your visit? Here are 7 tips for safe travel. Tip 1: get … Continue

  6. Clutter Control: How Can I Get Rid of Stuff?

    Last month, I did a talk on Clutter Control at the Otisfield Widow’s Group. We talked about how to prepare for downsizing, how to evaluate objects, and the proper New England mind-set to get rid of stuff. … Continue

  7. Andy Valley Successful Aging Expo May 30, 2019

    Mature Mainers of any age are invited to attend the Andy Valley Successful Aging Expo Thursday, May 30, 2019, from 9 a.m. – 2p.m at the Hilton Garden Riverwatch, 14 Great Falls Plaza, Auburn. The free expo … Continue