Cooking, Food (p1):

Preparing meals (or having them prepared for you) is one of the core activities of daily living

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Analysis & Exploration: Cooking, Food

Explorer Discussions: Cooking, Food

Meals: Potential Challenges for Living at Home

San Francisco Explorers discuss how planning and preparing meals might interfere with living independently. .........Read more

Hand Tremor Stabilizer Reported

Explorer Arthur reports on reading an article about a glove designed to cancel hand tremors by integrating a gyroscope. .........Read more

Comparing Jar Openers @ EVC

The Eskaton Village Carmichael Longevity Explorer circle tried out a wide variety of jar openers, and then discussed the advantages and disadvantages of each. .........Read more

Explorers Examine A New Jar Opener

Longevity Explorers discuss and explore a newly invented type of jar opener. .........Read more

Wave the Wand

If you had a magic wand, and it would give you anything you wanted to make your life easier, what would it be? .........Read more

Jar Openers Demo @ Pleasanton

A favorite jar opener was demonstrated with a spaghetti sauce jar and a pickle jar. Also a method for opening plastic water bottles (teeth, not recommended) was discussed. It is helpful to first break the seal with a church key. What’s a church key? .........Read more


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GoGoGrandparent, Standard telephone, service delivery

GoGoGrandparent offers tailored senior services via the convenience of a phone call instead of an app for parents who are not smartphone owners or users.


Naturalware - Ergonomic Kitchenware that is Easy to Use


Naturalware - ergonomic kitchenware for those with dexterity challenges



Munchery, meal delivery service

Munchery is an online meal delivery service for one meal at a time, or in advance for up to a week's worth of meals.



Instacart, Grocery Delivery app

Instacart is a grocery shopping and home delivery app for iOS or Android.


Gyenno - Devices for Healthy Living


Gyenno has a spoon for people with tremors, a watch that measures heart rate, and a cup that tracks your intake.


Sprig: Meals Delivered to Your Home

meal delivery

Sprig delivers meals ordered via their web site or app to your home.


OXO Good Grips Smooth Edge Can Opener

OXO Good Grips Can Opener

This OXO can opener is designed to be friendly to older hands, and offers the bonus of removing the can lid without leaving a sharp, jagged edge.


UberEATS San Francisco

UberEATS San Francisco

UberEats is Uber's food delivery service allowing the customer to order produce from the farmer's market or a gourmet culinary item from a restaurant to be delivered to their door in minutes.



Peapod, online grocery, food delivery

Peapod online grocery shopping is a growing service available in select metropolitan regions, mostly on the eastern seaboard and Chicago/Milwaukee/Indianapolis areas. As with other grocery services, adult children or friends can handle the ordering for parents who would benefit from the service...



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