Recent Blog Posts

Starship or Armchair? Book Your Tour

All the ballyhoo and hype about the upcoming Solar Eclipse remind me of things celestial, and those thoughts eventually jogged my memories of the old television series, Star Trek. Star Trek was the ultimate “travel log,” written as the Enterprise and its crew...

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The Intern’s Perspective

For the duration of this summer, I’ve been the software engineering intern at Lifeshare Technologies. Starting the summer, I thought I was in way over my head. I had used barely any of the tools being used by the team here. On top of that, all the projects I had ever...

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Why Argue With the Experts – Just Book It!

Most of us don’t need a “study” to tell us that traveling is good for us. Travel encourages us to be more active, make new friends, and set aside time to explore, play, and refresh.  It can require us to problem solve and think on our feet when faced with surprising...

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Making Time for What Matters: Scheduling Part 2

Last week we helped you get the most out of LifeShare’s calendaring features, but this week we will help you utilize our reminder notifications system and Family Mobile App. Reminder notifications are beneficial to everyone and can assist both Community Staff and...

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Making Time for What Matters: Scheduling Part 1

With the many features and opportunities for content creation that we offer, sometimes it becomes difficult to see how to apply the features to change and expedite the current way of doing tasks. Change is difficult for some until they truly realize the benefits and...

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Growing Independence

A theme that comes to mind in July is independence.  For this post, I am going to focus on personal independence rather than our country's independence but bear with me. When I was 16 nothing represented independence more than having a car.  I wrote in an...

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Independence Day and 9 out of 13

With the Fourth of July still fresh in our mind, here is a bit of trivia: What is the significance to “9 out of 13” when it comes to Independence Day? Answer: 9 out of 13 colonies voted in favor of declaring their independence from England on July 1st, 1776....

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Sunday at the Memories

LifeShare Technologies recently released the CommunityShare Podcasts feature to all of its clients. The Podcasts feature provides a means of connecting seniors with compelling content on the Internet. LifeShare is pleased to welcome  “Sunday at the Memories,” a...

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The Family Wall of Fame

One of our family traditions that we have continued from both my wife’s side and my side of the family is dedicating a wall in our house to family pictures. In my house, we have covered most of the main hallway connecting the front door to the back of the house with...

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Flyfishing, Friends & 1,600 Miles

In a couple days, my wife and I, along with 13 of our closest friends, will embark on the trip of a lifetime. Ever since our college days we have been talking and dreaming about taking a trip to Yellowstone, however for the past few years nobody had taken the...

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