Merrily Orsini's Thought Leadership

So…How Are Those Resolutions Working Out For You?

We’ve turned the page, and for many, it was quite a welcome relief, considering the twists and turns of 2016. As we smooth our hands over that crisp, new calendar page – or more realistically, swipe our thumbs to push that last electronic page of 2016 to the side, we’re[…]

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The Ball’s About to Drop: Are You Ready?

Is there any time more nostalgic and reflective than the end of the year? As if our own thoughts and memories weren’t sufficient, Facebook will even put together a snapshot of our year’s top photos, allowing us the opportunity to visually relive the highlights in a matter of moments. Perhaps[…]

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Give the gift of time this holiday season

Pardon Me…….Do You Have the Time?

I imagine at this time of year you’re as knee-deep in it as I am: the incredibly hectic pace of the holidays. I have to wonder at the juxtaposition of the calming strains of holiday music piped into the mall, beckoning us to roast our chestnuts by the open fire,[…]

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Better for your health than vitamins - grands

Isn’t It Grand? The Surprising Ways Grandparenting Impacts Us – and, Our Beloved Grands.

Webster’s tells us that to be “grand” is to be magnificent, the most important of its kind. And picture the visual for someone making a “grand” entrance: dramatic, majestic, stunning. If I could try to put into words what it means to be a “grand” parent, however, I’d portray it[…]

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Some simple steps will keep you safe on the Internet

Navigating the Online World: Are You and Yours Safe and Secure, or Scammed?

Step aside, telephone scammers – there’s a new kid on the block wreaking havoc on consumers of all ages: cyber scams. And most dishearteningly of all, it is we and our fellow elders who are often particularly susceptible to being taken for a ride. The majority of us seniors have[…]

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