Issue 27 – To Rent or Own?

“What do you mean you have to buy it?,” Charlie was practically pacing now across the living room floor, muttering to himself and shaking his head. They had spent the better part of the week making a list of things that were important to them to inform their selection process of a new home. Hazel…

Issue 26 – Summer’s End

Summer was drawing to a close. The sun was starting to set in the late afternoon, and Hazel took the opportunity to soak in the last few moments of warm light by treating herself to a cup of tea on her favourite bench outside in her garden. She was grateful Charlie had chosen to come…

Issue 25 – Continued Confusion

Charlie and Hazel were still very confused as to what they needed to do. They had spent the better part of the week reviewing their options, and running the conflicting advice they had received from family, doctors, the community and friends over in their heads. There really wasn’t a clear direction, but deep down, they…

Issue 24 – Confusion

“I really like the third place on the list, it’s brand new and the gardens are gorgeous.” John was happy his parents had sent him the links of the various communities they had found on the online Alberta Seniors Housing Directory. Living in Ottawa, it was difficult to fly between provinces on his busy work…

Issue 23 – Cockadoodle

Hazel couldn’t get the nagging thought out of her head that maybe Catherine was right. Although they had done all their research into housing options, Catherine had really pushed for an appointment with the doctor for an assessment. And so Hazel had given in. It was funny…for years Hazel had been the “expert” in her…