Archive for November 1, 2017


Quilting A Five Millenia Old Tradition

Written by Family Magazine. Posted in Custom quilt, Custom t-shirt quilt, Custom tee shirt quilt

Memory quilt patterns

They are for graduation. The birth of a child. Marriage. Even a family member leaving home. And while throughout most of history they were used for bedding to keep warm, today’s can be seen as art. There are even exhibitions.

Quilting dates back to 3400 BC, to the times of the Egyptian dynasties. In fact, quilting can be traced back to Ancient Egypt and also Ancient China. Both traditions used three layers (the top, the batting (for warmth), and backing) were stitched together to keep the middle layer from slipping and clumping.

Quilting, as a process, still involves those basic principles. There is a woven cloth “top,” a layer of batting or wadding, and then a woven “back”; quilters, then, sew all three parts together.

Today, 21 million people quilt in the United States. At the time of t


Why Alzheimer’s Care Is Important

Written by Family Magazine. Posted in Assisted living orland park il, Memory care facilities, Types of dementia

Alzheimers care facilities

In the United States and across the globe there is no industry more important to the day to day health of people than the medical industry. Even though this is true, many overlook just how important the industry is in terms of how they work to help make peoples lives better and healthier. While some of these instances will deal with minor colds and unimportant illnesses, there are other instances in which the medical industry works to combat serious diseases.

A very dangerous disease amongst older citizens in the United States, Alzheimer’s diseases is one of the different types of dementia and is incredibly dangerous. As a matter of fact, it is the only