This is Preferred Company with Joel Markel, president and founder of Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services, Fran Holinda and author Paula Newcomer. Paula wrote “The Blueberry Girl”, a non-fiction children’s book about a character named Elizabeth Coleman White. Recently, she participated in the storyteller’s project, a local moth-like storytelling event at the Asbury Hotel in Asbury Park. Find out how did she come to write this book, you’ll hear about the annual blueberry festival and whitesbog village, what lessons kids and their parents can learn from reading this book and what Elizabeth did that was so important and was ahead of her time. As our loved ones age, they often experience loneliness. Sometimes a compassionate companion is all they need. That’s where Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services comes into play. They offer at home Companion Care, featuring caregivers that are licensed, bonded and insured. They can even provide transportation to and from appointments and social activities. Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services helps to keep life moving! Call 800 603 CARE (2273) or go online to preferredcares.com.