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Simple Solutions: Repair Old Bathtub Caulk

Simple Solutions: Repair Old Bathtub Caulk

With the holidays and guest visits on the horizon, we all want our homes to appear in tip top shape.  One very easy, cost-effective, and quick fix is to freshen and repair your old bathtub caulk.  A little elbow grease can make your tub look like new! 1)Using a 3-in-1 tool or plastic razor, cut, […]

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Downsizing for Seniors on NBC Daytime

Downsizing for Seniors on NBC Daytime

Often getting older means downsizing…. But what do you choose to keep, and what do you get rid of, when you’ve lived in a home for 30 or 40 years? Beth Warren is an expert on serving the unique needs of senior citizens on the move. She says most older adults making this type of transition […]

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Simple Solutions: Tips And Tricks On Packing For A Move

Simple Solutions: Tips And Tricks On Packing For A Move

Moving can be life-altering no matter what age, and many times, the physical and emotional stress a move can bring is often overlooked.  We see ourselves as Superman or Superwoman and we think we can just power through a move.   Studies have revealed that a major change in living conditions (moving, remodeling, and deterioration of […]

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A Letter To My Children

A Letter To My Children

Many of us have seen it happen.  Amiable family members, who have always gotten along in the past, allow their relationship to dissolve into bitter disputes over seemingly trivial “stuff”.  It may be with the passing of a loved one or simply when parents or grandparents get older and need to downsize. Having discussions with […]

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Moving On…

Moving On…

On youngest daughter graduated from college this year.  I am thankful; she was offered a teaching job at the end of her senior internship.   When she went off to college, I knew from the very beginning she would not be back to our area.  Her visits home were not as frequent as were her older […]

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Valentines Day is All About the Love

Valentines Day is All About the Love

When you walk into a store and are immediately bombarded with shelves stocked to the brim with oversized teddy bears, boxes of chocolates filled with creams and custards you didn’t know existed and an endless amount of heart- shaped cards, you know it is the beginning of February. Valentine’s Day is just around the corner […]

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Improve Yourself by Improving the Lives of Others

Improve Yourself by Improving the Lives of Others

The birth of a new year has a way of bringing to light things that we didn’t accomplish or things we wish we would have done differently. Most of us are all too familiar with New Year’s Resolutions; setting our sights on accomplishing a new goal, these resolutions most of the time revolve around ourselves. […]

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Condiments Got You In A Pickle?

Condiments Got You In A Pickle?

I’m a boomer… I’m a streamlined person… I’m an empty nester… I’m a grandmother to a 2 year old grandson… I’m an owner of a move management and a moving company and I do organizing for clients… And last week I found out that I have the same problem as my senior clients. I have […]

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When Downsizing Becomes Rightsizing Your Life

When Downsizing Becomes Rightsizing Your Life

This is a guest post, written by Kim Linder of the Caregiver Resource Network about her recent experience with “downsizing,” where she was assisted by Redefined Living.  Thank you Kim for allowing us to share!   Dear friends, My apologizes for not publishing an August newsletter, but I was extremely busy rightsizing into my new home during […]

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Life is about Plan B

Life is about Plan B

At the Redefined Living and Redefined Moving office, we are all about Plan B.  We can be with a client on moving day, preparing for an upcoming job on a sort, organizing, cleaning, or simply planning and preparing in our office; there always seems to be a need to a back-up plan.  That is just life – things don’t always […]

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