Sun, Moon and Stars Session

Sun, Moon and Stars Session

The Sun, Moon and Stars are there to guide us. – Dennis Banks If you’ve struggled to plan a session, let the sun, moon and stars guide you into a senior living session plan (or 3). As a help, you’ll find a Spotify playlist at the end of this post....
Was stopping my business a stupid mistake?

Was stopping my business a stupid mistake?

I’ve asked myself if stopping my business was a stupid mistake. The answer may surprise you. Why I stopped The simple answer is a double whammy of cancer. First, my father. The result was contacting my local service sites to let them know there would be some...
Ways to spin a single song into a session plan

Ways to spin a single song into a session plan

As mentioned in Crafting a Plan, spinning a song into a session plan is a major source of inspiration. Often the impetus is a song mentioned or sung by a senior living resident. The way it spins forth varies. Here are 6 ways to spin a single song into a session plan....

Crafting a plan

Crafting a session plan ALWAYS starts with the person or group for whom it is being prepared. What role does the session play in their care? What goals need to be addressed? Upon what strengths am I building? With that in mind, it is time to get the creative ideas...
Simplify your supplies

Simplify your supplies

It is time to simplify your supplies. REALLY! “Simplicity is complex. It’s never simple to keep things simple. Simple solutions require the most advanced thinking.” ― Richie Norton It takes a lot of thought and advanced planning to simplify what we take into...