Music Lessons: The Ukulele Club at Terracina

Posted by The Goodman Group on Sep 24, 2019 12:03:04 PM

When most people think about the ukulele, they think about a humble, simple instrument. They may even think of Don Ho or Tiny Tim. Yet for the residents of one senior...

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Topics: Moments Matter

Connecting With Your Parents: Try These Family Conversation Starters

Posted by The Goodman Group on Jun 19, 2019 8:26:22 AM

As our parents age, many of us find ourselves wanting to connect more. Often, it’s the growing awareness that we won’t always have them in our lives. Sometimes, it’s...

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Topics: Moments Matter

Meet Louise: I Will Keep On Truckin' [VIDEO]

Posted by The Goodman Group on Nov 27, 2018 8:14:51 AM

Louise isn’t your average 92 year old. She’s active, has big dreams, and loves trying new things. So, it only makes sense that she would fulfill a longtime dream for...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities, Videos, Moments Matter

How The Commons on Marice Changed David's Life

Posted by The Goodman Group on Nov 16, 2018 12:45:42 PM

"I would like to thank you from the bottom of my heart for everything you have done for my dad and our family," Matt wrote in a letter to his late father's former...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities, Moments Matter

Meet Dale: I Will Keep on Writing [VIDEO]

Posted by The Goodman Group on Apr 4, 2018 8:45:00 AM

You’re never too old to teach, or at least that’s what we learned from 93-year-old Dale, a resident at The Commons on Marice. Dale was, at times, a professor,...

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Topics: Videos, Moments Matter

Meet LeRoy: I Will Keep on Walkin’ [VIDEO]

Posted by The Goodman Group on Jan 24, 2018 4:56:48 PM

The oldest resident at The Commons on Marice is also one of the most active. LeRoy takes two laps around the senior living community in Eagan, Minnesota every single...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities, Videos, Moments Matter

Reliving the Nostalgic Days of Radio with a Residents Players Group

Posted by The Goodman Group on Dec 21, 2017 10:15:53 AM

Back in the day, there was nothing better than gathering the family around the radio for a prime-time show. Before television took over, radio dramas and variety...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities, Moments Matter

Honor Flight: Veterans Visit World War II Memorial

Posted by The Goodman Group on Nov 16, 2017 10:32:33 AM

"The Honor Flight reunions are very moving," says Char Antoine, Life Enrichment Assistant and Valiant Veterans Program Coordinator at Chandler Place, a senior living...

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Topics: Moments Matter, Veterans

Seniors, Youth and Theatre: A Unique Intergenerational Partnership

Posted by The Goodman Group on Aug 24, 2017 10:30:22 AM

Picture a popular play, presented by actors younger than eight and older than eighty. Fill the audience with their friends, family and the rest of the community and...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities, Moments Matter

Memory Care: Understanding the Caregiver's Journey [VIDEO]

Posted by The Goodman Group on Aug 8, 2017 9:14:33 AM

“I love him and I don’t want to be lonely,” reflects Linda Walsh-Klein, the wife of memory care day care participant at Villa at Terracina, a memory care community in...

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Topics: Memory Care, Videos, Moments Matter