The Cottages Blog

Susan Abercrombie

Susan has 32 years of nursing experience caring for seniors in assisted living and doctors’ offices. She now manages two Cottage communities in Alabama. Susan and her husband of 30 years, Tim, have two dogs, Sydney and Macy.

Recent Posts

Evaluating Your Senior Parents' Health While You're Home for the Holidays

When adult children come back home for the holidays, it’s a great time for families to reconnect and have fun. It’s also the perfect time to take a closer look at your senior parents’ ... Read More

10 Great Holiday Gift Ideas for Seniors

The holidays are just around the corner, so it’s time to start thinking about what gifts you’re going to give. Here are just a few great gift ideas that you could buy your senior loved ... Read More

Exercise Could Keep Your Senior Mom's Brain 10 Years Younger

Regular exercise is important if you want to stay healthy and happy. Having a Read More

5 Ways You Can Talk to Your Senior Mom About Finances

Talking with family members about money can be tricky, but it’s an important topic that you should have with your senior mom sooner rather than later. Though money and finances feel like ... Read More

A Good Attitude About Aging Can Help Seniors Manage Stress

While stress is a rather normal part of all of our daily lives, it can still be bad for your health. It can Read More

Resident Profile: Clara Morris

Clara Morris and her daughter Charlotte Collins

Ms. Clara Morris is 89 years old and lives at our ... Read More

Resident Profile: Howard Roberts

Howard Roberts is 74 years old and lives at Read More

Resident Profile: Betty Butler

Betty Butler with her daughter, Donna Joe White

Betty Butler ... Read More