Monthly Archives: November 2020

Happy Thanksgiving Day

Thanksgiving

The OurSeniors.net staff want to wish you a happy holiday. While we are still living in a time of social distancing and being extra careful, we hope you are able to connect with family and friends. This is a time to be thankful for all that we have, even during difficult times. Living in America […]

Reaching out to isolated seniors and loved ones during the holidays

virtual holiday

The COVID-19 pandemic has isolated us from each other more than we ever expected. Many of us have not been able to see our families or friends and we are unsure when we will be able to. During this time, we have become more selfish with our time and energy focusing on our own happiness […]

Nonprofits are struggling during COVID-19, here are a few you can help now

volunteerin

Nonprofit organizations that depend on donations and volunteers have been disrupted due to COVID-19. With an increase in demand for their services and a decrease in donations and means of fundraising, they need our help now more than ever. Many of them have to turn people away due to a lack of volunteers, reduced staff, […]

How to enjoy a safe and healthy holiday meal this year

dinner with masks

The 2020 holiday season is upon us, but this year there could be an unwelcome guest: COVID-19. It is very likely that you, your families and loved ones are adjusting to this circumstance, while hoping that it will not come again. In the meantime, let’s plan carefully for the safest possible holidays and holiday meals. […]

Impress Your Guests with a Beautiful Table Setting

Sparrow Art Vibes

Sparrow Art Vibes can help you elevate your table decorating experience. If you’re looking for a unique item, Sparrow Art Vibes creates personalized and themed beverage coasters, bamboo cheese/serving boards, matching napkin rings, as well as placemats. The Daytona Beach e-commerce business specializes in creating beverage coasters, cheese boards, and placemats that “combine art and […]

Brunch & Learn this Friday with Giant Recreational World

brunch and learn

There’s still time to sign up for Brunch & Learn on Nov 20. The Giant Recreational World team will discuss Safe Travels & Creating Memories at this Friday’s event at the Peach Valley Cafe in Port Orange. To sign up, click here.

This is what you should know about emergency medical alert devices

medical alert device

Recently, OurSeniors.net published an article that reviewed several of the new, high-tech wearable devices that can monitor a senior’s vital signs. These devices can keep track of measurements like heart rate and blood pressure, respiration and even observe exercise and sleep patterns.  Emergency-use “Medical Alert” devices are a related topic, perhaps of greater interest. While […]

Join our next Brunch & Learn on Nov. 20

brunch and learn

On Nov. 20, we will be having our first Brunch & Learn that features Approved Vendor, Giant Recreation World. They will be speaking about how to travel safely this holiday season while making memories with family or friends along the way. The event will take place at Peach Valley Cafe located at 3813 South Nova […]

An easy Thanksgiving dessert you can make with grandchildren

thanksgiving baking

Thanksgiving is around the corner and this year, we want to make the holiday as simple and stressfree as possible after the year we have had. Whether you have been cooking for days, are in charge of just dessert, or want to gift a friend with a cake,  here is a great quick recipe for […]

Happy Veterans Day to our nation’s heroes

Veterans Day

Today is Veterans Day and OurSeniors.net Magazine would like to honor our team members and readers who are veterans. As many of us may know, Veterans Day was when World War I ended and fighting ceased with an armistice between Allied nations and Germany. It happened on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of […]