• Bee of Good Cheer

    By: Danielle Palli  When I phoned Gloria Casper to learn more about the monthly “Bee of Good Cheer” program she manages at the Beacon Hill community (where she is a resident), the interview took an unexpected turn. What I got, instead, was a lesson in what it takes to live a life of gratitude, and […]

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  • Tuesday Table Ladies

    At Longwood at Oakmont (a MPL partner), a group of eight ladies who have been regularly meeting every Tuesday for dinner (AKA the “Tuesday Table Ladies”) collaborated on the writing of a book – Where’s Laura – which was published in the winter of 2016. This story truly exemplifies what it means to live successfully and […]

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  • A Successful Aging Approach to Purposeful Inclusivity

    “If there is one place in society where an elder should be accepted and honored, no matter how frail and no matter what challenges he or she is living with, shouldn’t it be a retirement community?” This was the question posed in an article by LeadingAge entitled, “Creating Inclusivity in Aging Services.” Not long ago […]

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  • The Terraces of Los Gatos Build Habitat for Humanity Playhouse

    A group of more than 20 residents of ABHOW’s The Terraces of Los Gatos (a Masterpiece Living partner) recently joined forces with Habitat for Humanity East Bay/Silicon Valley to build a playhouse and raise funds for affordable housing in Santa Clara County. David Bowman, the chaplain at The Terraces, suggested bringing Habitat for Humanity’s Playhouse Program […]

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