Recent Blog Posts

For the Love of S’more Humans

This year is a big year for love for me. As I prepare to embark on the journey of marriage, I have taken time recently to notice the love that surrounds us every day. Call me mushy, but the littlest moments and acts of love have really been tripping me up lately and...

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What’s So Great About LifeShare?

If you are reading this, there is a good chance you know a little bit about LifeShare. For those who are not familiar with our products, our founders created a device that can connect to any TV, which allows family and friends to send pictures and messages to that TV....

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A Season to Remember

The holidays are usually synonymous with joy, peace, and happiness. However, the holidays can feel anything but joyful after the passing of a loved one. Grief is a natural response to loss that can bring strong emotions days, weeks, months, and years later. Even if it...

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Thanks for the Memories, Part II

How many of you have old 8mm or VHS family movies, or maybe some other older format movie tapes?  A lot of you, if your family is anything like ours.  Do you remember shooting videos of family events and later gathering around the movie projector or VCR/TV to watch...

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Cleo’s Story

While visiting different LifeShare communities, we often have the opportunity to spend time with residents and listen to their remarkable stories. Recently, I met a veteran who has served in not one, not two, but three different wars (WWII, the Korean War, and the...

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Gratitude and Thanksgiving

“Gratitude” is a feeling …… “thanks-giving” is an action. Have you considered this distinction?  For example, I am grateful for enduring health, friends and family.  For living among the fox, bear, elk and moose. For the forested mountain neighborhood that is more...

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Colors of Gratitude

According to the dictionary, gratitude is the quality of being thankful; the readiness to show appreciation for, and the ability to return kindness. As we approach the upcoming holidays, we are reminded to take time to consider things to be thankful for. The holidays...

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Fall Brings Change

Fall. My favorite season, and a sign that summer is coming to an end as winter nears. When we think of fall we think of change, changing of the leaves, the changing weather, the transition into pants and sweatshirts, and football. For many, fall means “football...

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Fall of the Year

What does autumn, or fall, mean to you?  What memories do you have of this wonderful season that serves as a transition between summer and winter?   When you hear the word “fall”, or see pictures of fall scenes, what comes to mind?  Do you sometimes reminisce about...

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