Bonnie’s Blog

Posted in the Senior Times Nov/2016 When we’re young we want to forge a new identity and separate ourselves from our parents and their possessions; when we’re older we want to reclaim those possessions and keep them close to us. There were two moves prior to the...

As told to Bonnie Sandler by Mikaela Sandler My grandmother always had a unique personality. Nanny was not the kind of grandmother to bake cookies and cook dinners. Dining out and shopping were more her thing. Never one to miss a hair- dresser appointment, she...

Let’s Talk About it Bonnie Sandler A client in his late 80s recently landed in a hospital’s emergency unit, where he was diagnosed with dementia. He was eventually admitted to the geriatric floor, whereupon he demanded to return to his apartment. The doctors concluded that it was...