Senior Community Living vs. Living at Home

When an aging parent or spouse needs assistance in their daily life, family members face a tough choice—a senior living community vs. in-home care.   Choosing between the two involves many factors including financial, personal, and your loved one’s state of health. It…

Stay Cool During a Senior Move

Summertime heat is here in Tampa Bay. With seniors and their families moving during the summer months, this heat can become especially dangerous.   How can you beat the heat and stay safe while moving?   Here are some tips from the moving pros at Florida’s Best…

Seniors: How to Settle into Your New Senior Living Community

Once the moving is done, and the boxes are unpacked, it’s time to explore this new chapter in your life of senior living. Don’t feel like you have adjust to everything all in one day; it can be overwhelming to downsize.…

Downsizing: Overcoming the Emotions

Moving can be an emotional rollercoaster, and especially so for seniors who are downsizing out of the family home that they have lived in for decades. Every nook and cranny in the home is filled with memories, so we understand…

senior woman thinking about rightsizing or aging in place

Should You Rightsize or Remain in Your Home?

There are so many ways to spend your retirement years. As older adults approach retirement, one of the big decisions to make is where to retire. This means deciding between aging in place or rightsizing (AKA downsizing) to a new home. While there are pluses and…