moments matter

A Senior Living Resource Blog from The Goodman Group

How to Make the Most of Your Virtual Visits with Loved Ones

Posted by The Goodman Group on November 17, 2020

The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has created unique challenges for those who wish to spend time with loved ones who are residents in senior living...

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Topics: Senior Living, Moments Matter

120 Miles Per Hour at 90 Years Old: An iFly Outing for Adventurous Oregon Seniors

Posted by The Goodman Group on May 20, 2020

Kate P. says she's never really been bored in all her 82 years. Her secret? Being up for almost anything.

"I regard it as curiosity," said the resident, who lives at ...

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Topics: Senior Living, Nutrition, Videos, Moments Matter

Music Lessons: The Ukulele Club at Terracina

Posted by The Goodman Group on September 24, 2019

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 June 19, 2019

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 November 27, 2018

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, Videos, Moments Matter

How The Commons on Marice Changed David's Life

Posted by The Goodman Group on November 16, 2018

"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, Moments Matter

Meet Dale: I Will Keep on Writing [VIDEO]

Posted by The Goodman Group on April 4, 2018

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 January 24, 2018

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, Videos, Moments Matter

Reliving the Nostalgic Days of Radio with a Residents Players Group

Posted by The Goodman Group on December 21, 2017

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, Moments Matter

Honor Flight: Veterans Visit World War II Memorial

Posted by The Goodman Group on November 16, 2017

"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