Transitions With Jean - Columns

Agree Ahead of Time

September 4, 2022

Here is a follow-up to the last column and some feedback from readers:

Dear Jean, I’ve always enjoyed your column but today when you were telling minimalist kids to take their parents’ stuff as a favor to the parents, I had to disagree with your advice. I only want my kids to...




Silent Generation

August 7, 2022

Do you need a little help understanding your parents? Sometimes, you just can’t figure them out. They hold on to everything they possess and just won’t let go. All their stuff is special to them, and they want you to want it. You don’t. In addition, they simply won’t spend...




Defining Independence

July 3, 2022

One of the pleasures of my job is being able to speak at different gatherings about making the transition from the big family home. I enjoy it when folks share their ideas, hesitations, challenges, and solutions. I love hearing their stories.

This is the time of the year that we celebrate...




As a professional mover, Jean offers her best tips

June 5, 2022

Summer is moving season. Today, you get advice from the most experienced mover around – me!

Many of you know of my senior business. At Long’s Senior Transitions, we help folks make a change from their family home into their simplified new home, whether it is independent or...




Free help to make your home safer

May 1, 2022

Have you fallen in your house?

It can be a scary thing. There can be broken bones, bruises, or if you are lucky, just a bruised ego. But even the mildest of falls can still have long-term effects; it may cause you to become fearful of falling again. When that happens, you become less...



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