Health Benefits of Walking for Seniors

Health Benefits of Walking for Seniors

As you age, your body is much more susceptible to illnesses and chronic conditions that can have a significant impact on your quality of life. While this is natural, there is something you can do to fight back – and it’s a lot simpler than you might think....
Tips for Adapting to Retirement

Tips for Adapting to Retirement

Retirement is something that most of us dream about for years. However, when it comes, it can be a bit of a culture shock. Gone is the nine-to-five routine of your working life, and in its place is a blank slate. Some people take to retirement like a duck to water,...
Why You Should Get a Pet in Retirement

Why You Should Get a Pet in Retirement

For many people, retirement years can be incredibly isolating and lonely period of their lives. Fortunately, there is a way they can combat all the loneliness and isolation. Research consistently shows that owning a pet is beneficial for people in their retirement...
Retirement Just Got a Raise

Retirement Just Got a Raise

These days good news is hard to come by, but if you are a retiree or close to retirement, there are some changes on the horizon. The Social Security Administration announced the 2018 cost of living adjustment (COLA) would be 2 percent across the board for...
How to Care for Granite Countertops

How to Care for Granite Countertops

Granite countertops are incredibly popular and look amazing. But due to the nature of the granite, they can require slightly more looking after than other kinds of counters, to keep them looking lovely. To Seal or Not to Seal A lot of good quality granite counters do...
Your Next Great Adventure

Your Next Great Adventure

By: Mary Fran Bontempo When was the last time you had an adventure? (Wandering around the grocery store trying to figure out where they moved the peanut butter doesn’t count.) Adventure is something we consign to the young, or at least those younger than us. Either...

What Happens at the Design Center

The Tapestry is a new age-targeted community being built in Garner, NC.  One of the exciting things about buying a new build is that the customer gets to select the finishings and decor of their new home.  The Tapestry has a design center where they offer a large...