Our New England weather has turned cooler over the past few days, reminding us that summer is coming to a close and winter is only a few months away. Soon the leaves will change into brilliant hues of yellow, orange, and red,
It’s always important to plan ahead for the future. When we are healthy and active, it’s natural to avoid thinking about what may happen if we were to develop a significant illness or injury. However, the best time to plan how our affairs will be managed during sickness is during times of good health.
Summertime is one of my favorite seasons. Warm weather, endless outdoor activities, and extra hours of daylight bring the color back to our cheeks after a long winter. Last weekend, I attended a barbeque in one of Boston’s picturesque suburbs. Guests mingled on a patio adjacent to a well-manicured backyard.