How do you measure up?

How do you measure up?

Time to up your game Elders are becoming choosy — or we’re finally listening is perhaps a better description.  They – and more importantly their kids (baby boomers) know what they want!  What care communities are they choosing? What do communities and their staff offer that the community down the road or in the next […]

Get outta my head…..

Get outta my head…..

Wise Words My momma used to say “The best way to help yourself is to help others.” Wise woman – for so many reasons – including that phrase. I find myself puzzled upon realizing that sentiment again.  (Self scolding:  “You already knew that!” ). It’s not as if I’m living day to day with blinders on for […]

Transforming the Present Focus

Transforming the Present Focus

This post originally appeared in our blog in late July, it’s been tweaked to add info and a link to a recent, well written article in McKnight’s. #Transformation You may notice MasterCare writing in our blogs and posting in social media ALOT about #Transformation. We feel it describes fairly accurately where the Elder Care industry is […]

End of July ALREADY??

End of July ALREADY??

Where! Did! The! Time! Go?! Words we often hear – and words we say with more wonderment as we get older, “Where does the time go?” This video from  Zenosyne is a visual journey. It sparks emotions. Putting images to those perceptions of time speeding up as we age. Enjoy, and take time to enjoy […]

Attaining the Summit

Attaining the Summit

The Smell Test The days of institutional looking and, let’s face it – smelling “old folks homes” are all but gone.  (Personally, I really hope they are all gone!) Did you visit one of those as a kid? Either by coercion or my own accord; I’d stop in for an afternoon to visit an elderly (and […]