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Marianne Bailey The HIP Senior Founder

Marianne Bailey is the passionate owner and founder of TheHIPSenior.com, a dynamic online platform dedicated to empowering, engaging, and connecting seniors with resources and information to help them live their best lives. As a natural extension of her commitment to supporting the senior community, Marianne is also the energetic host of The HIP Senior Podcast, where she sparks insightful conversations with fascinating guests from various fields, sharing their wisdom and experiences with her listeners.

With a background in marketing, Marianne has always been driven to create meaningful content that resonates with her audience. Recognizing the growing need for a fresh and modern approach to senior lifestyle, she launched TheHIPSenior.com to challenge stereotypes and provide a space where seniors can find inspiration, support, and camaraderie.

As the host of The HIP Senior Podcast, Marianne has become known for her warm, genuine interview style that encourages her guests to open up and share their stories. Each episode offers a unique blend of humor, heartfelt moments, and practical advice, covering topics such as health, wellness, technology, travel, and personal growth. Her ability to connect with guests and tackle diverse subjects has made The HIP Senior Podcast a must-listen for seniors seeking to embrace their golden years with enthusiasm and purpose.

Marianne's dedication to redefining the senior experience has garnered her a loyal following and made her a respected voice in the senior community. She continues to champion the idea that age is just a number, and that life after Retirement can be filled with adventure, new challenges, and endless opportunities for personal growth.

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Love in the Digital Age: A Comparative Look at Romance Then and Now

In the ever-evolving landscape of human relationships, technology has emerged as a pivotal force, redefining the contours of love and connection. As we navigate through the digital era, it’s fascina…

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In the ever-evolving landscape of human relationships, technology has emerged as a pivotal force, redefining the contours of love and connection. As we navigate through the digital era, it’s fascinating to compare how love’s expression and experience have transformed over the last four decades. This exploration sheds light on the profound impact technology has had on romantic relationships, altering how we meet, communicate, and sustain connections over time. Love Then: The Traditional Tapestry Forty years ago, in the early 1980s, love and relationships were primarily grounded in phy…

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Valentine’s Day: A Journey Through Time

Valentine’s Day, a festival of romantic love marked by the exchange of cards, flowers, chocolates, and other expressions of affection, has a rich history that spans centuries and cultures. From its …

Valentine’s Day, a…

Valentine’s Day, a festival of romantic love marked by the exchange of cards, flowers, chocolates, and other expressions of affection, has a rich history that spans centuries and cultures. From its ancient origins to its modern-day celebrations, Valentine’s Day has evolved significantly, reflecting societal changes in the understanding and expression of love. Ancient Beginnings The roots of Valentine’s Day can be traced back to ancient Rome and the festival of Lupercalia, celebrated from February 13th to 15th. Lupercalia was a fertility festival dedicated to Faunus, the Roman god o…

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The Evolution of Love: Navigating Romance in the Golden Years

As we journey through the tapestry of life, the nature of our experiences, desires, and the very essence of love undergoes a profound transformation. The quest for companionship, intimacy, and love in…

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As we journey through the tapestry of life, the nature of our experiences, desires, and the very essence of love undergoes a profound transformation. The quest for companionship, intimacy, and love in our senior years is painted with different shades compared to the vibrant, often tumultuous colors of youth. This evolution in seeking and sustaining love is not just a reflection of personal growth but also mirrors the changing societal attitudes, especially in the context of the digital era that continues to reshape the landscape of romance in 2024. The Changing Palette of Love In youth, …

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Kebe Broadnax: Seniors Helping Seniors – A Heartwarming Franchise Making a Difference

In this exciting episode of the “Hip Senior Podcast,” we had the pleasure of speaking with Kebe Broadnax, the owner of Seniors Helping Seniors in Hampton Roads, Virginia. Kebe and her partner run …

In this exciting epi…

In this exciting episode of the “Hip Senior Podcast,” we had the pleasure of speaking with Kebe Broadnax, the owner of Seniors Helping Seniors in Hampton Roads, Virginia. Kebe and her partner run a franchise that provides crucial support and care to seniors in their community. Their inspiring story showcases the power of compassion and the impact that seniors can have on each other’s lives. Join us as we explore Kebe’s journey, the importance of in-home care, and the heartwarming stories that have emerged from their incredible work. The Journey to Seniors Helping SeniorsKebe’s…

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Kebe Broadnax: Seniors Helping Seniors – A Heartwarming Franchise Making a Difference

The Hip Senior Podcast: Seniors Helping Seniors with Kebe BroadnaxIn this episode of The Hip Senior Podcast, host Marianne Bailey interviews Kebe Broadnax, co-owner of Seniors Helping Seniors in Hampt…

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The Hip Senior Podcast: Seniors Helping Seniors with Kebe BroadnaxIn this episode of The Hip Senior Podcast, host Marianne Bailey interviews Kebe Broadnax, co-owner of Seniors Helping Seniors in Hampton Roads, Virginia. They discuss how Kebe and her partner Benjamin Sawyer first got involved in the senior care franchise, their notable growth, and response to the challenges brought by the COVID pandemic. Kebe shares their plans for future relations with the VA administration, aiming to expand their service reach in the veterans community. Viewers are also treated to some inspiring success stori…

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The Essential Role of Geriatric Care Professionals: A Day in the Life

In a world where the population of older adults is rapidly increasing, the role of geriatric care professionals has never been more crucial. These skilled individuals are not just caregivers; they are…

In a world where the…

In a world where the population of older adults is rapidly increasing, the role of geriatric care professionals has never been more crucial. These skilled individuals are not just caregivers; they are the pillars of support for the elderly, ensuring that the golden years of life are lived with dignity, comfort, and the highest possible quality of care. This expanded article offers an in-depth look into the daily life of a geriatric care professional, highlighting the multifaceted nature of their work, the challenges they overcome, and the significant impact they have on the lives of the elderl…

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New Year, New Beginnings: Setting Achievable Goals for 2024

Welcome to 2024, a year brimming with potential and promise, especially for the senior community. The dawn of a new year is more than a symbolic reset; it’s an opportunity to chart a course for pers…

Welcome to 2024, a y…

Welcome to 2024, a year brimming with potential and promise, especially for the senior community. The dawn of a new year is more than a symbolic reset; it’s an opportunity to chart a course for personal growth, fulfillment, and joy. For seniors, setting goals is an empowering way to approach the year, ensuring that each day is not just lived but cherished. This article delves into various domains for goal setting, from health and wellness to lifelong learning, each tailored to enrich the golden years with purpose and engagement. Reflecting on the Past Year Reflection is the first step …

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Your Life Insurance Policy – Your Hidden Asset

500,000 seniors a year will “lapse” their life insurance policies, meaning they stop making the premium payments and let them go. Another 2 million will surrender, or “cash out” their life ins…

500,000 seniors a ye…

500,000 seniors a year will “lapse” their life insurance policies, meaning they stop making the premium payments and let them go. Another 2 million will surrender, or “cash out” their life insurance policies.  They walk away with very little or nothing. The reason this happens is that the policy is no longer wanted, no longer needed, or no longer affordable, and people do not know there is another option. The good news is, there is – a life insurance settlement.   Let’s start from the beginning: Ever since Benjamin Franklin helped start the first life insurance company in …

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Understanding Memory: Strategies, Challenges, and Improvements with Teepa Snow

Imagine navigating our busy minds like an exhilarating roller-coaster ride! Our guide is the charismatic Teepa, a world-renowned dementia specialist, as she uncovers the curious workings of memory wit…

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Imagine navigating our busy minds like an exhilarating roller-coaster ride! Our guide is the charismatic Teepa, a world-renowned dementia specialist, as she uncovers the curious workings of memory with humor, playfulness, and intriguing anecdotes. Listen here: The tour introduces ‘Memory Land’ – where ‘registering is king’. Teepa guides us through a bunch of haphazardly scattered memories – a 55-year-old elephant perched on a ball, a sharp transmission – that may seem meaningless unless registered coherently. As we dive deeper into the realm of divided attention, Teepa …

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Understanding Memory: Strategies, Challenges, and Improvements with Teepa Snow

Understanding Memory: Strategies, Challenges, and Improvements with Teepa SnowIn this enlightening discussion, dementia specialist Teepa Snow shares valuable insights on memory types, memory strategie…

Understanding Memory…

Understanding Memory: Strategies, Challenges, and Improvements with Teepa SnowIn this enlightening discussion, dementia specialist Teepa Snow shares valuable insights on memory types, memory strategies, and the common challenges people face in retaining information. The talk focuses on the role of divided attention, the importance of memory exercises, and critical aspects to consider when undergoing surgical procedures under anesthesia. Teepa demonstrates how interactive memory games and purposeful mental stimulation aid in maintaining memory functions, while also highlighting the potential ri…

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The Role of Grandparents Today: Exploring the Changing Dynamics and Joys of Grandparenting

The Role of Grandparents Today: Exploring the Changing Dynamics and Joys of Grandparenting In today’s ever-evolving society, the role of grandparents has undergone a significant transformation. N…

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The Role of Grandparents Today: Exploring the Changing Dynamics and Joys of Grandparenting In today’s ever-evolving society, the role of grandparents has undergone a significant transformation. No longer confined to the sidelines of family life, modern grandparents are redefining what it means to nurture, guide, and influence the younger generations. This comprehensive exploration sheds light on the multifaceted role of grandparents, highlighting the joys, challenges, and profound impact they have in our lives and communities. The Evolving Role of Grandparents Traditionally, grandpa…

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Unlocking Hidden Gems: Lesser-Known Nationwide Senior Discounts in the U.S.

Introduction Embracing the golden years brings many joys and challenges, one of which is managing finances on a fixed income. This is where senior discounts come into play, offering significant sav…

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Introduction Embracing the golden years brings many joys and challenges, one of which is managing finances on a fixed income. This is where senior discounts come into play, offering significant savings across various sectors. While some discounts are well-known, many remain under the radar, waiting to be discovered by savvy seniors. This article aims to shed light on these hidden gems, revealing lesser-known nationwide discounts in the U.S. that can enhance the lifestyle of seniors. Understanding Senior Discounts Senior discounts are special privileges offered to the older demographic…

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Celebrating the Holidays with a New Twist: Modern Traditions for Seniors

The holiday season, with its sparkling lights and festive cheer, holds a special place in our hearts. For many seniors, this time of year is deeply intertwined with traditions that have been cherished…

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The holiday season, with its sparkling lights and festive cheer, holds a special place in our hearts. For many seniors, this time of year is deeply intertwined with traditions that have been cherished for decades. However, as times change, so do our capabilities and situations. Aging should not be a reason to let go of the joyous spirit of the holidays. Instead, it’s an opportunity to adapt and create new traditions that resonate with our current lifestyles. This article explores innovative and heartwarming ways for seniors to celebrate the holidays, ensuring that the season remains a time o…

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OnlineTechLessons.com Pioneers Revolutionary Tech Support Service for Seniors

Dayton, OH November 27, 2023 – In a trailblazing move, OnlineTechLessons.com has launched an unprecedented service specifically designed to transform the way seniors interact with technology. As the…

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Dayton, OH November 27, 2023 – In a trailblazing move, OnlineTechLessons.com has launched an unprecedented service specifically designed to transform the way seniors interact with technology. As the first-ever platform to offer unlimited Zoom tech support for a nominal fee of $19 per month, OnlineTechLessons.com is leading a revolution in digital literacy for the senior demographic. A Groundbreaking Initiative in Senior Digital Literacy: Addressing a crucial gap in the market, OnlineTechLessons.com’s initiative is more than just a service; it’s a lifeline for seniors struggling to …

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Why Turkey and Thanksgiving Leftovers are a No-No for Your Pets: A Comprehensive Guide

Thanksgiving is a time of joy and gratitude, and as pet owners, it’s natural to want to include our furry companions in the festivities. However, while sharing your Thanksgiving feast might seem lik…

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Thanksgiving is a time of joy and gratitude, and as pet owners, it’s natural to want to include our furry companions in the festivities. However, while sharing your Thanksgiving feast might seem like a loving gesture, it can pose significant health risks to your cats and dogs. This comprehensive guide delves into why turkey and Thanksgiving leftovers should not be part of your pet’s diet. Understanding Pet Nutrition: The Basics Before exploring the specifics of Thanksgiving foods, it’s crucial to understand the basics of pet nutrition. Cats and dogs have different dietary needs com…

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Beyond Duties: The Heart and Compassion of Everyday Caregivers

Understanding Caregivers’ Contributions: The work of a Caregiver often goes beyond the call of duty. From the moment they wake until the day concludes, caregivers are the steadfast companions to our…

Understanding Caregi…

Understanding Caregivers’ Contributions: The work of a Caregiver often goes beyond the call of duty. From the moment they wake until the day concludes, caregivers are the steadfast companions to our seniors, ensuring every need is met with patience and understanding. They navigate the complexities of medical appointments, medication schedules, and the intricacies of personal care with a gentle touch and unwavering commitment. But beyond the tasks and the routines lies the heart of caregiving—compassion. It’s a role that’s less chosen and more bestowed, marked by silent sacrifices and m…

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Celebrating Thanksgiving Alone

A Guide for Seniors Thanksgiving is traditionally a time for family gatherings, feasting, and giving thanks. However, for many seniors in the U.S., spending Thanksgiving alone is a reality. Whether…

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A Guide for Seniors Thanksgiving is traditionally a time for family gatherings, feasting, and giving thanks. However, for many seniors in the U.S., spending Thanksgiving alone is a reality. Whether it’s due to distance from family, health concerns, or personal choice, celebrating Thanksgiving solo doesn’t have to be a lonely or somber experience. In fact, it can be a unique opportunity to create new traditions, indulge in personal interests, and even give back to the community. This article explores various ways seniors can enjoy Thanksgiving on their own, turning the holiday into a ful…

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Journeying through Journaling with Donna Mazzitelli – Part 2

In a world brimming with digital communication, the art of Journaling stands as a bastion of personal reflection and self-expression. For seniors, the act of Journaling is not just a hobby; it’s a j…

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In a world brimming with digital communication, the art of Journaling stands as a bastion of personal reflection and self-expression. For seniors, the act of Journaling is not just a hobby; it’s a journey through the landscape of their lives, a means of capturing the essence of experiences that time may otherwise erode. Donna, in her enlightening video “Journey through Journaling Part 2,” invites us into this world, illustrating how Journaling can be a source of comfort, healing, and legacy. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to watch the podcast – Part 1 The Healing Power of…

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