Seniors, Summer Gardening, and Community Fun

Seniors, Summer Gardening, and Community Fun

Gardening is a perfect hobby for almost anyone – but especially for senior living. Why? It gets one out and about, without demanding too much physically. It is ideal for an individual whose body is, perhaps, a bit worn down than in its youth. But, everyone still needs...
Seniors and Pets: Happy Cohabitation

Seniors and Pets: Happy Cohabitation

Loneliness, stress, and depression are some of the worst conditions that attack seniors. Seniors need to feel the power of love in their lives. They need to be shown time and time again that they matter helping to eliminate loneliness and depression in their lives....

Top Trends in 55+ Communities

Today’s generation of retirees came of age in an era of radical social, political, and cultural change. They are adapting to the modern trends of technology and associated activities. Their health is sturdy, and they are smart with their financial savings. They...
RVing in Retirement

RVing in Retirement

RVing (Recreational Vehicle) is a fantastic way for retirees to get out and enjoy the world. Nothing can compare to the fun, the thrill, and the joy of cruising through the nation in your RV. It is one of the most amazing ways to travel. Imagine seeing the country in...
55+ Living: Tips on Hosting a Summer Party

55+ Living: Tips on Hosting a Summer Party

Summer is the perfect time to gather with friends and have a good time.  The weather is, and parties can be held outdoors.  Some 55+ people don’t enjoy hosting parties because it can be a lot of work.  There is the preparation and planning before the party and then...

55+ Living: No Outside Maintenance

One of the best benefits of living in The Tapestry, an active adult community, is property maintenance. No more lawn mowing, weed pulling or tree pruning. All of those chores are taken care of by a grounds maintenance crew leaving residents time to enjoy fun...
Why Veterans Should Consider a 55+ Community

Why Veterans Should Consider a 55+ Community

Veterans have dedicated their lives to serving their country, and for that, they truly deserve to have their golden years spent in a stress-free and comfortable environment. Someone’s golden years, whether they are a veteran or not, should be a time of renewed...
Finding Friendship in Retirement

Finding Friendship in Retirement

The importance of maintaining social connections as people age is underestimated. Finding and keeping friendships after retirement can be daunting. Social relationships previously enjoyed changed as we age because schoolmates, colleagues, and families change. This...
Pensions After Retirement

Pensions After Retirement

Retiring is an exciting step in an individual’s life. Living off of the benefits of years of labor is satisfying for anyone looking forward to retirement. Nowadays most employees usually fund retirement using either a 401k or a Roth IRA combined with Social...
Should I Get A Mortgage?

Should I Get A Mortgage?

Most people will consider buying a house sometime during their lives.  For those that want to purchase a house when they are older, a mortgage might feel troublesome. Even if you have some form of income, it isn’t the same as having a job. But as long as you...