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Ann H. Patient Expert

Hello, my name is Ann Harrison. I'm passionate about helping people like you to get the happiest, healthiest, most vital, productive, energetic, prosperous and fulfilling retirement you could possibly have, whilst, at the same time, helping you to balance having the kind of retirement you want... Full Bio
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10 Ways to bond with your grandchildren by Ann H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Whether you are the grandparent of an out-of-town grandchild or one who lives in the same town or even neighbourhood, it can sometimes be challenging to forge a bond w ... Read on »
Quick Links by Ann H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health From Mail Online:  Record numbers of pensioners taken to A&E after poisoning themselves with cocaine and cannabis Read on »
Four tips for staying connected with your significant other this holiday season by Ann H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health The holiday season can be a stressful time - running here and there, visiting friends and relatives, receiving visitors in your own home, and trying to make sure ... Read on »
Five strategies for helping grandchildren get along with each other by Ann H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health If you’re like most grandparents of more than one child, you probably get tired of hearing, “He touched me” or “She’s on my side of the car”, when the little darl ... Read on »
Dealing with an elderly parent with Dementia by Ann H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health The onset of Dementia can be a frightening experience for both the children of elderly parents and the parents themselves. The emotional roller coaster can be exhausti ... Read on »
Finding top boarding kennels for your pets by Ann H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Every owner of a pet dog or cat has to face the possibility of boarding their animal at one time or another. And if you're planning plenty of trips in your retire ... Read on »
Cooking with younger grandchildren by Ann H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health There's beginning to be an emphasis, not only on families cooking and eating together at home, but also on teaching children to cook. It's actually very empowering for ... Read on »
Since we retired, it's been one long argument... by Ann H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Have you found that, since you both retired, you've been 'getting under each other's feet' and arguing a lot more than you used to?  This is not uncommon - es ... Read on »
Coping strategies for when an elderly parent moves in with you by Ann H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health It can be really hard to cope when you have an elderly parent move in with you. Even if you're fortunate enough to have separate quarters for your aging parent, it's s ... Read on »
Use 'Power Walking' to amp up your walking program by Ann H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health If you think your walking routine could use a bit of a boost, consider power walking - it's a great way to ramp up your walking routine. Here are some tips for taking ... Read on »
Are you ready to date again after your divorce? by Ann H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Deciding when, or even if, to date again after divorce isn't always easy. It can be a very difficult decision, often made more difficult by various roadblocks such as  ... Read on »
Great Quotes by Ann H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Do something new. As the old adage says, “A change is as good as a rest.” Do something you haven’t done for a long time: visit the zoo, rent a kayak, have lunch in a n ... Read on »
Quick Links by Ann H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health From Mail Online: 'Greying' workforce is 'squeezing younger generation out of jobs' after over-50s see 90% rise in employment Read on »
Some thought provokers for February... by Ann H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health I loved these thought provokers from Robin Sharma's weekly newsletter: QUESTIONS TO JOURNAL ON 1. Who would I be without my complaints? 2. What needs to h ... Read on »
Retirement Business Ideas beginning with 'C' by Ann H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health From the list of 1000 Business Ideas, here are the all the ones that begin with C.  Hope you'll C one you like!  (Sorry, couldn't resist it!) 159. Cabin Rental 160. ... Read on »
Quick Links by Ann H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health From Property Overseas Today: Top 10 tips for moving abroad Read on »
Greta Pontarelli by Ann H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Greta Pontarelli competes at the elite level as a pole dancer - which requires tremendous body strength as well as grace. She took up pole dancing just 2.5 yrs ago at the ... Read on »
Quick Links by Ann H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health From FinishRich.com: The Top 5 Rules for Hiring a Financial Advisor  (Mainly for US readers but some great questions in there for all of us) Read on »
Mother Teresa’s 'Anyway' Poem by Ann H. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health  People are often unreasonable, illogical and self-centered; Forgive them anyway. If you are kind, people may accuse you of selfish, ulterior motives; Be kind a ... Read on »