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...
Smart Home Automation for Baby Boomers

Smart Home Automation for Baby Boomers

As of today, 20% of the American public consists of baby boomers. Interestingly, these baby boomers represent more than half of the consumer spending across the nation. A considerable portion of all these expenditures represents investments done for smart home...
5 Reasons to Retire to North Carolina

5 Reasons to Retire to North Carolina

For many people, retirement is a chance to make a fresh start of things- to move somewhere they had always dreamed of but had other commitments get in the way. North Carolina has plenty to offer retirees, and here are just five reasons why retirement living in the Tar...
Ways to Reduce Cost-of-Living in Retirement

Ways to Reduce Cost-of-Living in Retirement

For many people, early retirement seems like a pipe dream- after all, you’re accustomed to a certain lifestyle that can seemingly only be supported by your full-time income. Others might think that when they do get around to retiring, they will barely be able to make...
Why Townhouses are Better than Condos

Why Townhouses are Better than Condos

Not all that glitters is gold says the adage we all grew up hearing Mom say. This adage is no truer than in this case. Townhouses are perceived as glorified apartments that are squished together and always cramped, but nothing can be further from the truth. ...
What Are The Benefits of a Community Garden?

What Are The Benefits of a Community Garden?

A community garden is a collaborative project. It allows members of the community to work together to create a peaceful, beautiful space and promotes active adult living. Community gardens have so much to offer, and they, therefore, make the perfect addition to any...
What are the Retirement Community Types?

What are the Retirement Community Types?

Your work life is now over, you’ve retired.  It may be time to make some changes to start this new chapter of your life.  The kids are gone so smaller living quarters are in order.  Tired of shoveling snow?  Maybe a warmer climate is on the wish list.  Having trouble...
Golf Courses Near The Tapestry

Golf Courses Near The Tapestry

Staying active promotes a healthy lifestyle and golf is one way to stay active. Golf season in North Carolina is year round and The Tapestry community is in a great location for golfers.  There are a number of great golf courses within a short distance from The...