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Archive for the “Senior Move Management” Category

Medicine Cabinet Antiquity Challenge

Posted on June 26th, 2012 by Margit Novack
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“Mrs. Smith, these frozen chicken breasts are from 2006. That’s pretty old. Do you want us to throw them out?” “No, I sauté them with a little butter, salt and pepper and they taste just fine.” “But they must be bad for you.” “I’m 92, they can’t be that bad.” I think about this conversation each […]

In Defense of Plan B

Posted on June 11th, 2012 by Margit Novack
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In popular language, ‘Plan B’ is used to mean a reserved, secondary plan, in case a first plan (typically ‘Plan A’) fails. In short, Plan B is second best. I think Plan B gets a bad rap; there is a lot to be said for Plan B. Take the client whose house sells more quickly than expected, and […]

Why My Purse Was in the Freezer

Posted on April 3rd, 2012 by Margit Novack
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I found my purse in the freezer this week. After appropriate jokes about new meaning for the term “cold cash,” I considered what this might really indicate. The thought was chilling. As a Senior Move Manager, I have taken courses on how memory changes over time, so I know that short term memory loss increases […]

90% of Aunt Betty

Posted on November 4th, 2011 by Margit Novack
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“Margie Dear, I am moving and I need your help.” So began the call from my 91-year old Aunt Betty. Never mind that I have used my real name, Margit, for 38 years. To Aunt Betty, I will always be Margie.  Betty has buried three husbands, and her only daughter, my first cousin, died at […]

Honor Thy Father and Mother

Posted on July 3rd, 2011 by Margit Novack
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  Several months ago, I met with a hoarder; I’ll call him Dr. F. An 89 year old retired physician, he lives alone in a 5 bedroom house, in which every room is literally filled with “stuff.” His kitchen has an 18-inch aisle to walk through; all other space is piled 6 feet high. He […]