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Bereavement Training for Simplified Lives Staff

All of the staff at Simplified Lives has ongoing training to help us better understand, and help, our clients. Our most recent training was conducted on “Bereavement”.  Many of our clients have lost a spouse or parent – and we want to be conscientious of clients who are grieving.  While helping our clients, we are […]

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Proud Member of BRAGB

Why is Simplified Lives an affiliate member of the Builders and Remodelers Association of Greater Boston [...]

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Valerie Joins Boston Estate Planning Council!

Our founder & president, Valerie Achorn, (MPA, Harvard) has recently joined The Boston Estate Planning Council! [...]

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Transform Your Space for Spring

Very excited to be mentioned in Harvard Magazine’s “Home Sweet Home: Transform Your Space for Spring”, [...]

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Valuing Collections

I collect kitschy things, I admit. When my late grandmother left me three paintings, she started [...]

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Organized and profiting

As a special-events manager, Valerie Achorn needed to maintain a certain amount of organization in her [...]

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The Moving Concierge

You are lucky if you have family and friends willing and eager to lend a hand [...]

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My Barn and the Wreaths

One of the very best things about living in an 1840’s farmhouse is that it has [...]

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Hung Up On Hangers

Hung Up on Hangers A few months ago we worked on emptying out a client’s storage [...]

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Assisted Living Community

A couple of years ago I worked with a lovely couple who wanted to move into [...]

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Summer Safety Tips for Those with Dementia

Countless times, I have gone to meet a new client, a couple, mother or father (with [...]

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Staying at Home

Simplified Lives is best known for helping seniors and others eliminate the stress and aggravation of [...]

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