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Michele’s Christmas Cookies For Seniors

Michele’s Christmas Cookies For Seniors

| December 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

Michele’s Christmas Cookies For Seniors Written By: Michele Bayno BSW, BA Preparation Total Time: 22 min Prep 10 min Cook 12 min Makes About: about 2 dozen cookies Level: Easy 1. Beat 1 1/4 cups sugar and 11/2 stick butter with a mixer until fluffy. 2. Beat in 1 egg and 1 1/2 teaspoon vanilla [...]

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Michele’s Chocolate Christmas Cake For Seniors

Michele’s Chocolate Christmas Cake For Seniors

| December 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

Michele’s Chocolate Christmas Cake For Seniors Written by: Michele Bayno BSW, BA Are you looking for a simple, Christmas cake to serve this holiday season? This cake will not disappoint you or your guests. 1 package (18.25 oz.) golden butter cake mix. Duncan Hines is a excellent choice for this recipe. 1 cup of chocolate-hazlenut [...]

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A Morning At The Mall: Taking your Elderly Parents Christmas Shopping. A Guide For Caregivers

A Morning At The Mall: Taking your Elderly Parents Christmas Shopping. A Guide For Caregivers

| December 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

A Morning At The Mall: Taking your Elderly Parents Christmas Shopping Written by Michele Bayno BSW, BA   I really savor this time of the year. My husband and I bundled up our boys Sunday morning and headed off to the shopping center to complete our last minute Christmas shopping. We arrived early enough to [...]

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Michele’s Christmas Ham For Seniors

Michele’s Christmas Ham For Seniors

| December 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

Michele’s Christmas Ham For Seniors Written by: Michele Bayno BSW, BA   This Christmas ham will have all your guests reaching for seconds. 1 spiral-sliced fully cooked smoked bone-in ham with glaze packet, 9-10 lbs. 1/4 cup Dijon mustard (adjust to taste as required). 2 tsp. grated orange zest. Orange peel twists and parsley sprigs. [...]

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Christmas Rosemary Lamb For Seniors

Christmas Rosemary Lamb For Seniors

| December 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

Christmas Rosemary Lamb For Seniors Written By: Michele Bayno BSW, BA   Are you looking for a delicious Christmas meal? This recipe will surely have your guests asking for seconds.   1 cup of beef broth 1 cup of dry  red wine (or your desired portion) cup prepared balsamic dressing 1 TBS 1 cup of [...]

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A Christmas Memory

A Christmas Memory

| December 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

 A Christmas Memory Written by: Michele Bayno BSW, BA For myself and my family Christmas time is a magical time of year. It is a time of joy, secrets, and spending time with loved ones. It is a time of Christmas shopping and tackling crowded  shopping centers. I love hiding as I wrap Christmas presents [...]

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Mr. Smith, My friend

Mr. Smith, My friend

| December 11, 2011 | 0 Comments

Article written by Michele Bayno BSW BA I will call him Mr. Smith (name changed to protect person’s identity). Mr. Smith and I had a special bond while he was a patient on the geriatric unit at the health institution I used to work at. I was still in my 20′s, and Mr. Smith was [...]

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The Holidays Can Be A Lonely Time if You are Elderly

The Holidays Can Be A Lonely Time if You are Elderly

| December 11, 2011 | 0 Comments

Article Written by Michele Bayno BSW, BA Are you an elderly person who is feeling lonely during the Christmas holiday? Instead of Christmas cheer, you may be feeling sad and lonely. It could be that you are living in a different city from your family members. Possibly, you are estranged from your family. Whatever the [...]

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Seniors Support Center

Seniors Support Center

| October 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

Seniors Support Center

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