At The Waldorf Astoria by Emery Lazar

At the Waldorf Astoria  by Emery Lazar A tea dance at the Waldorf Astoria, sponsored by the Hungarian American Alumni Association.  I have never heard of this organization!  But since this Saturday's performance at the Metropolitan Opera is completely sold out, maybe...

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My Brother Dan by Kathy Eggers

My Brother Dan By Kathy Eggers What can I tell you about my brother, Danny?  Plenty.  I can tell you his exact age, height and weight, his medications and when he takes them, his maladies, now many teeth he has, his dietary preferences, his bowel habits.  I can tell...

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A Passion for Words By Sue Davis Gabbay

"A Passion for Words" By Sue Davis Gabbay Words paint pictures, Words evoke memories, Words express emotions. Words of a moment May last an eternity, Words unspoken May cause pain.  - SDG        I love words.  Saying this, I have already used a word that has been...

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A Heartfelt Thank You

To the Folks at Rapp at Home, I would like to express my appreciation for the help and kindness people in your organization offered my friend Roger Segalla in the last few months of his life.  Roger wanted to be in his own home through his illness.  This would have...

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Amazon Echo Silver

Most of us are familiar with Amazon Echo, the voice activated device that knows way too much about our lives, habits and has answers to all kinds of questions.  Well, the folks at Saturday Night Live are brining us Amazon Echo Silver, for folks of a certain age (not...

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Death Over Dinner, A Great Success

On Sunday, February 12th, ten Rapp at Home members gathered at the home of Matthew & Barbara Black for our first offering of Death Over Dinner.  Death Over Dinner is a project started by healthcare workers and wellness leaders inspired by braking the taboo of...

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Yoga for everyBODY

Studies show the practicing yoga regularly can help maintain and even increase mobility through all phases of our lives.  We're fortunate in Rappahannock to have several yoga classes offered through-out the county.  To name a few: Stonewall Abbey in Sperryville offers...

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Giving Tuesday

Rapp at Home has joined #GivingTuesday! Rapp at Home, Rappahannock’s senior village for neighbors helping neighbors, is participating this year in #GivingTuesday. A global day of giving, the event harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and...

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