When push comes to shove, we truly believe that -- in most families -- the people sitting around the table or the tree during the holiday season are much more important than what's on or underneath it.
For seniors, this is certainly often the case – which can be equal parts blessing and challenge. On the one hand, what a good feeling it is to know that someone we love has pretty much every material item they could possibly need or want and that they are satisfied. On the other, let's face it, we know we're going to give them something and it can be pretty hard to come up with the perfect present when so many gift ideas are ruled out due to age or impairment.
Here are some tips that might help:
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