The Cottages Blog

5 Ways Seniors Can Eat Healthy

It’s no secret that choosing to eat healthy can—along with just generally making you feel better— help to prolong your life. Many seniors suffer from Read More

3 Easy Ways Seniors Can Celebrate Our Earth

Earth Hour is a special no-devices hour observed at the end of March each year that was created by the Read More

Help Your Senior Mom Prepare for Surgery

If your senior mom is getting ready to have surgery soon, you can help make sure she has everything in order. Here are a few steps that you can take to help make sure Mom is as prepared ... Read More

5 Great Spring Break Vacations for Seniors

You don’t have to give up spring break just because you’re retired. Your kids may be grown and have their own families now, so you can pick any week of spring and have your own special ... Read More

5 Fun St. Patrick's Day Activities for Seniors

Saint Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland, is celebrated every year on his feast day of March 17. In the United States, we usually celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with good Irish food, good ... Read More

7 Tips for Helping Your Senior Mom During Recovery from a Stroke

Recovering from a stroke can have its ups and downs. One minute, your senior mom may seem to be doing great, and the next, suddenly all signs of progress stop. To make sure that Mom’s ... Read More