Realizing Your Parent Needs Help

Realizing your parents need help or assistance as they get older can be tough to navigate. If you visit with your elderly parents and relatives and are asking yourself “when do you know that your elderly parent needs help”, it may be time to take steps to take action. The caregivers at BeeHive Homes in… Continue reading Realizing Your Parent Needs Help

Advance Care Planning

For some families, this subject is almost taboo but it is so important. The term refers to planning for end-of-life decisions and the challenges that the family may face. It does include more than just end-of-life wishes and should include conversations between the elderly person, medical providers, and family members. Advance care planning also covers… Continue reading Advance Care Planning

Helping Aging Parents Get Care

It can be difficult to notice changes and decline in your elderly parents. These changes can be subtle, such as forgetfulness or trouble with everyday tasks. Some aging parents become more withdrawn. For many, these changes come with many questions and added challenges. At BeeHive Homes in Texas, we can help you decide which steps… Continue reading Helping Aging Parents Get Care

BeeHive Homes of Spring Texas

BeeHive Homes of Spring, Texas, is NOW OPEN! Situated in the northern Houston area of Texas, this small unincorporated town boasts a beautiful boutique-like shopping district and is rich with history. Founded in 1836 by the Harrisburg Municipality, this lovely suburb is home to nearly 65,000 residents, some of which are fairly well known (Simone… Continue reading BeeHive Homes of Spring Texas

Long Term Care Insurance

If you’re helping care for an aging parent the idea of long term care insurance may come up. Typically, long term care insurance is purchased when adults are between 50 and 65 years of age. The later it is purchased the higher the premium, but the earlier it is purchased the longer that premium will… Continue reading Long Term Care Insurance

Why Time Passes Faster as We Age

Chances are, you’ve started to think “Why does time go faster as we get older?” You may hear your elderly parents or friends say that or you may be experiencing that feeling yourself.  But why? Why does time seem to go faster as we get older?  There are several reasons that probably come into play,… Continue reading Why Time Passes Faster as We Age

Assisted Living vs a Nursing Home

If you or a family member are experiencing an increasing level of health issues that make living alone at home a concern, you may be wondering about senior care options to meet those changing needs. Many people look at assisted living homes or nursing homes as the next step, but there are differences that may… Continue reading Assisted Living vs a Nursing Home

Attitude of Gratitude

At BeeHive Homes there is an opportunity to serve others in a capacity that is unlike most places. The honor and satisfaction that comes from caring for the residents of our homes is sometimes overwhelming, and is often the most rewarding. We wanted to share a note from one of our many valued team members… Continue reading Attitude of Gratitude

Choices for Senior Housing

As we grow older, many senior adults also become less independent. The time may come when the senior is not safe living in their home alone, possibly due to the risk of falls, forgetting to take medications, or the inability to maintain proper nutrition. There are many options in Texas for senior housing. And the… Continue reading Choices for Senior Housing

Medical Alert Systems for Elderly

For the elderly living at home, the threat of a fall or a medical event can be very real. When emergencies happen, you need to be able to call for help. A smartphone or portable landline phone could be helpful but having a medical alert bracelet or necklace is assurance that you can call for… Continue reading Medical Alert Systems for Elderly