TUESDAYS WITH TED

Every Tuesday, Ted Field visits a different senior community or company that specializes in working with seniors around the Twin Cities. Watch his videos to see where he's been!

7/27/2021

TOM MYERS, ATTORNEY

Today we visit with attorney Tom Myers. He shares with us the importance of preparing legal documents now and making sure you someone who is able to handle your affairs when you are not able.

7/20/2021

SENIORS HELPING SENIORS

Today we visit with Kim Nermyr at Seniors Helping Seniors. She shares with us the friendly and helpful in-home services they provide - everything from running errands to just spending time together. They also have opportunities if you are a senior looking to make some extra money and help others.

7/13/2021

COPPERFIELD HILL

Today we visit with Charlotte Hoes at Copperfield Hill in Robbinsdale. She shares with us the welcoming community and family-like atmosphere they provide. We also get a peek at their grand atrium.

6/29/2021

THE ELMWOOD

Today we visit with Julia Rheault at The Elmwood in St. Louis Park. She shares with us their active lifestyle community for 55+. We also hear about all the features and amenities they provide. 

6/22/2021

WATERFRONT FINANCIAL GROUP

Today we visit with Mark Hegstrom at Waterfront Financial Group. He shares with us his "income for life" model, that along with a personalized analysis, will ensure your money lasts you years.

6/15/2021

STONEHAVEN OF EAGAN

Today we visit with Marlie DeRynck at Stonehaven of Eagan. She shares with us the welcoming residents and community, the many services and activities they provide as well as their partnership with M Health Fairview. Plus we hear about the awards and recognition they've received for being a local favorite.

6/8/2021

ARBOR ROSE & WILDFLOWER LODGE

Today we visit with Terry Collins at Rose Arbor & Wildflower Lodge in Maple Grove. He shares with us the living options they provide for residents to age in place, all at a community with country charm and a homey feel.

6/1/2021

ENGLISH ROSE SUITES

Today we visit with Amber Stein at English Rose Suites in Edina. She shares with us what makes their smaller community a "hidden gem", and their focus on person centered care. 

5/18/2021

MINNESOTA MASONIC HOME

Today we visit with Barb Weisman at Minnesota Masonic Home in Bloomington. She shares with us the unique setting and history of their community. We also hear about the many care options they offer.

5/11/2021

TERRIE LEWIS LAW OFFICE

Today we visit with Terrie Lewis, Attorney. She shares with us the services her firm provides, which is more than just elder law. We also learn the importance of having certain documents taken care of, which will save you time and money in the long run. 

5/4/2021

HOME CARE SOLUTIONS

Today we visit with Christine Petterson at Home Care Solutions. She shares with us the live-in care services they provide to seniors to allow you to age in place.

4/27/2021

REGENT AT BURNSVILLE

Today we visit with Vicki Tobroxen and Beth Woodward at Regent at Burnsville. They share with us the variety of services they offer, plus the genuine care and family feel they provide.

4/20/2021

APPLE VALLEY VILLAGE

Today we visit with Jean Andries at Apple Valley Village. She shares with us their new name and ownership, plus the many features they offer at their continuum of care campus.

4/13/2021

KNOLLWOOD PLACE APARTMENTS

Today we visit with Susie Held at Knollwood Place Apartments in St. Louis Park. She shares with us her history at the faith based community, as well as the catered living lifestyle they offer. We also hear about the $5 million dollar remodel and programs they provide. 

4/6/2021

SPRING SPECIAL

Today I'd like to share with you why now is a great time to sell your home. If you are a senior or know a senior who is ready to move...you may have hit the jackpot!

3/30/2021

TWIN CITIES CARE

Today we visit with Jonathan Rosenberg. He shares with us the FREE services Twin Cities Care offers in finding long term care communities and resources for seniors. We learn about his team and their dedication to helping those in need.

3/23/2021

FINANCIAL WELLNESS FOR YOU

Today we visit with Maura Albrecht with Financial Wellness for you. She shares with us the importance of reviewing your finances and setting financial goals for the future, no matter what stage in life you're in.

3/16/2021

MIDWEST FUNERAL PRE-PLANNING CONSULTANTS

Today we visit with Jeanne McGill with Midwest Funeral Pre-Planning Consultants. She shares with us the importance of planning ahead and preparing for the future so your family isn't stuck making the tough decisions without knowing your wishes.

3/9/2021

YORK GARDENS

Today we visit with Susan Krantz at York Gardens in Edina. She shares with us all the levels of care they offer, from independent living to memory care. Plus the history of the Ebenezer company.

3/2/2021

THE WATERS OF EDEN PRAIRIE

Today we visit with Joeleen Kielkucki at The Waters of Eden Prairie. She shares with us the many activities they have planned, as well as the four levels of services they offer. Apartments are available now!

2/23/2021

TEALWOOD SENIOR LIVING

Today we visit with Lindsay Brown at Tealwood Senior Living. She shares with us the procedures that have helped limit the spread of Covid throughout their communities. We also learn the changes and openings they are making.

2/16/2021

ALL SAINTS SENIOR LIVING

Today we visit with Jeanne Jones at All Saints Senior Living in Shakopee. She shares with us what makes their community special plus the level of care they provide. Also the changes to their programs and activities now available.

2/9/2021

RILEY CROSSING

Today we visit with Lana Thomason at Riley Crossing in Chanhassen. She shares with us the protective measures, like visits from "The Swab Squad", to maintain a safe and healthy community. Plus the independent living and additional services available for residents.

2/2/2021

THE WATERS OF EDINA

Today we visit with Geoffrey Brown at The Waters of Edina. He shares with us the precautions and level of care they maintain to provide a safe and happy environment for their community. Limited in-person tours are being offered now!

1/26/2021

WESTRIDGE OF MINNETONKA

Today we visit with Jennifer Przeslawski at WestRidge of Minnetonka. She shares with us the welcoming and family-like community they have in a great, convenient location. Plus the move in special they have happening now! 

1/19/2021

SAINT THERESE

Today we visit with Barb Hemberger at Saint Therese in New Hope. She shares with us the independent living apartments they offer, as well as full continuum of care options they provide. Apartments are available now!

1/12/2021

CARE OPTIONS NETWORK

Today we visit with Susanne Grochett with Care Options Network. She shares with us their guidebook and directory for senior care professionals, as well as their online network and newsletter. These are great resources for those in the senior care industry.

1/5/2021

VILLAGE SHORES

Today we visit with Kayla Beehler at Village Shores in Richfield. She shares with us the strength of their service and level of commitment they offer for their residents.

12/29/2020

SPECIAL EDITION

Today is a special edition where I share with you what Tuesdays with Ted is about, and tell you a little bit about Senior Services. 

12/22/2020

GRACE HOSPICE

Today we visit with Jessica Steele at Grace Hospice. She shares with us how to support a grieving friend or relative, especially around this time of year. She also shares with us how to take care of yourself if you yourself are dealing with grief and depression.

12/15/2020

HOME INSTEAD SENIOR CARE

Today we visit with Chris Mathews and Monica Bertrand at Home Instead Senior Care. They share with us the exertise and quality of care their caregivers provide, and what makes them "the best of the best".

12/8/2020

AURORA ON FRANCE

Today we visit with Lynn Thoresen at Aurora On France. She shares with us their unique connection with Fairview Southdale, and their exceptional transitional care unit.

12/1/2020

THE WATERS OF EXCELSIOR

Today we visit with Christina Newton at The Waters of Excelsior. She shares with us the many perks their community offers along with their levels of care options. Plus we hear from some of the current residents!

11/24/2020

SCANDIA SHORES OF SHOREVIEW

Today we visit with Zack Nelson at Scandia Shores of Shoreview. He shares with us the independent living style they offer, plus the precautions they have in place to maintaining a safe community. 

11/17/2020

MAINSTREET VILLAGE OF RICHFIELD

Today we visit with Kerri Riester at Mainstreet Village of Richfield. She shares with us the attention to care and family at their community, as well as the benefits and features of living at Mainstreet.

11/10/2020

FRIENDSHIP VILLAGE OF BLOOMINGTON

Today we visit with Pauline Drake at Friendship Village of Bloomington. She shares with us the the many features they offer being a CCRC (continuing care retirement community), and their new expansion! 

11/10/2020

EMERALD CREST MEMORY CARE

Today we are with Christine Drasher at Emerald Crest in Victoria. She shares with us their unique setting, multiple locations, and special focus on memory care.

11/3/2020

THE PILLARS OF SHOREWOOD LANDING

Today we are at The Pillars of Shorewood Landing with Chris Deibele. She shares with us the levels of service options provided from IL (independent living), AL (assisted living) and memory care. We also learn about the care and precaution they are taking during these times. 

10/27/2020

TOWERLIGHT ON WOODDALE

Today we visit with Amanda Williams at TowerLight on Wooddale Avenue in Saint Louis Park. She shares with us the various living options they offer, plus the intergenerational programs unique to their community.

10/20/2020

THE PILLARS OF WHITE BEAR LAKE

Today we visit with Vicki Seidl, the sales and marketing director for The Pillars of White Bear Lake. She shares with us their unique niche in the senior housing community, as well as the level of care shared throughout.

10/13/2020

THE ELMWOOD

Today we visit with Taylor Reh, property manager for The Elmwood, a 55+ apartment community opening soon in St. Louis Park. She shares with us the independent lifestyle and activities they will offer. 

10/6/2020

THE FOUNTAINS AT HOSANNA

Today we visit with Beverly Kossack at The Fountains at Hosanna, a faith-based senior facility in Lakeville. She shares with us the activities and benefits they offer at their community.

9/22/2020

GENTLE TRANSITIONS

Today we visit with the owners of Gentle Transitions relocation services, Bill Lehman and Diane Bjorkman. They share with the benefits and services they offer when moving and/or reorganizing. From packing and sorting to floor planning and settling in, they cover it all.

9/15/2020

AVIDOR EDINA

Today we visit with Deena Carlson, the lead leasing advisor at Avidor Edina. For seniors looking to maintain and active lifestyle, this may be the place for you! Deena shares with us the amenities and benefits of living within the Avidor community. 

9/8/2020

FLOURISH SENIOR LIVING

Today we visit with Traci Schabert, the director of housing at Flourish Senior Living. She shares with us the "welcome home" attitude and fun atmosphere with the Flourish family. We also hear from some of their residents.

9/1/2020

GLOBAL POINTE SENIOR LIVING

Today we visit with Mary Bunnell, the director of marketing at Global Pointe Senior Living. She shares with us the variety of living arrangements they offer as well as the services and activities available. We also hear from the owner and developer, Mark Globus, on why he built this community.

8/25/2020

JENSEN LAW FIRM

Today we visit with Rick Jensen of Jensen Law Firm. He shares with us invaluable information when it comes to planning your estate, and the importance of updating your will and beneficiaries.

8/18/2020

VERNON TERRACE OF EDINA

Today we visit with Marti Briest, Assistant Manager at Vernon Terrace of Edina. She shares with us the unique features of their property and facilities, as well as the care and diligence their staff is taking during these times.