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Creating Space for Things That Matter: A Guide to Decluttering

Creating Space for Things that Matter: A Guide to Decluttering

My husband and I are planning to move, and recently I found myself evaluating all of our stuff. I...

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Art | Still Growing – Atria on the Hudson Resident

Art | Still Growing

Art O. didn’t discover his talent for painting until later in life, when he took a class at Atria...

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A Simple Guide to Senior Living Tax Deductions – Atria Senior Living Blog

A Simple Guide to Senior Living Tax Deductions

There are few things in life more confusing than the tax code. The annual ritual of tracking down...

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Lilian - World Traveler – Atria Senior Living Blog

Lilian | Gratitude Expert

Lillian rose early for her morning walk and began to reflect on her many blessings. Some came long...

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Give the Gift of Time This Valentines Day – Atria Senior Living Blog

Give the Gift of Time This Valentine’s Day

You want a heartfelt Valentine’s Day gift to be thoughtful – something to let that special...

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Questions to Consider Before Taking on the Role of Family Caregiver

Caring for Your Aging Parent: 5 Questions to Ask

As parents age, their needs grow while their ability to care for themselves declines. This is...

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Navigating the Holidays with Alzheimer’s or Dementia

Navigating the Holidays with Alzheimer’s or Dementia

Being the primary caregiver for a person with Alzheimer’s or dementia can be especially tough...

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Julie | A Social Butterfly

Julie | A Social Butterfly

New Year’s Eve was Julie E.’s favorite holiday when she was dating her husband-to-be: “It was...

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Knowing When it’s Time for a Parent to Stop Driving

Knowing When it’s Time for a Parent to Stop Driving

Have you ever needed a car repair and found yourself at the mercy of a friend, taxi or subway? The...

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