Planning a Community Garden Before Planting

Planning a Community Garden Before Planting

Community gardens are a great way of bringing the neighborhood together, as well as promoting an active adult lifestyle. However, to ensure that your community garden project is a success, you’ll need to take the time to plan things out carefully. There are...
Travel Series 4: Traveling Solo

Travel Series 4: Traveling Solo

Many retirees find that the free time they have in retirement allows them to indulge in one activity that requires a lot of time – travel.  Whether they want to see more of their state, their country or the world, the freedom from a work schedule or limited...
Downsizing Home Ideas

Downsizing Home Ideas

Moving from a large house that is full of your stuff to a smaller place is tricky. It is easier said than done and most people find themselves in a stalemate wondering what to do to make the necessary stuff fit in the smaller house. Moving is not a joke, and now that...
Active Adults: Why Fear is a Good Thing

Active Adults: Why Fear is a Good Thing

“Be afraid. Be very afraid.” Actress Geena Davis, who uttered this famous phrase while sharing the silver screen with Jeff Goldblum in 1986’s The Fly, certainly had reason to fear. The quirky scientist guy she was dating (Goldblum), was turning into a monstrous insect...
55+ Travel Series 2:  What is Medical Tourism?

55+ Travel Series 2: What is Medical Tourism?

There have been many recent discussions in older adult communities around our country about Healthcare and the possible cuts in Medicare.  Seniors are justifiably concerned about taking care of medical needs in the future.  Most people in the USA over the age of 65...
55+ Travel Series 1: Retirement Cruising

55+ Travel Series 1: Retirement Cruising

One of the top things people say they want to do when they retire is travel.  Once the responsibilities of family and a rigid working schedule are gone, there is freedom to pursue adventures near and far.  It is exciting to see new places and experience new people and...