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5 Reasons Why The Holidays Are A Great Time To Tour A Life Plan Community
November 29, 2021

Life Plan Communities have plenty to offer senior adults who are looking to make the most of their golden years. From endless amenities and onsite health care options to maintenance-free apartment homes and more, there’s no shortage of ways they make retirement easier. But reaching the decision to move isn’t always as simple. In most cases, it takes a little…

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7 Holiday-Season Volunteer Opportunities For Seniors
November 29, 2021

The holidays are here, and that means it’s time to roll out the smorgasbord of holly-jolly festivities. For many, it’s also a time to roll up the sleeves and give back to those who may need a little cheer this time of year.   Whether you’re hitting the road to be with family and friends, or you plan on celebrating…

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3 Easy Party Games For Seniors
November 4, 2021

You’re never too old, or too young, to have a little fun. And what better way to let loose, laugh, and have a good time than in the company of friends and loved ones playing a good, old-fashioned party game? Only, there’s no rule that specifically says the game must be old-fashioned. In fact, there are plenty of fresh party…

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10 Healthy Seasonal Foods To Fall In Love With
October 25, 2021

As the sun begins to set a little sooner and nighttime temperatures begin to dip, many of us look forward to the abundance of fall produce this season supplies us with. The good news is many of these tasty fruits and vegetables aren’t just loaded with deliciousness, but they’re packed with an abundance of health benefits as well. All we…

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How To Help A Loved One Who Refuses Assisted Living
September 27, 2021

Whether it’s viewed as a rite of passage or simply something that happens naturally as we progress through life, gaining (and maintain) personal independence is something we all strive for at every age. And who can blame us? Personal independence extends so much farther than simply being less reliant on others. It boosts confidence and self-value. It instills a sense…

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5 Quick Tips to Help Seniors Cope with Loss
September 27, 2021

Loss can come in many different forms. Whether it’s the heartbreaking passing of a spouse or loved one, saying goodbye to a longtime friend who is moving away, or even moving on from a beloved family home or pet, losing something near and dear to us is one of the hardest parts of life. While learning how to pick up…

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Featured Floor Plan: The Rochester
September 27, 2021

From the charming entryway to the private balcony placed perfectly in the corner of the residence, this striking 1,374-square-foot, 2 bedroom/2 bath apartment home showcases a vibrant sense of style and practicality. The Rochester comes with several design options to truly make it your own: Foyer/entryway and coat closet Large, open living area and adjacent dining space Well-outfitted kitchen with…

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The Cook’s Nook With David Polakoff
September 27, 2021

CHILLED CUCUMBER SOUP (aka Cucumber Gazpacho) Gazpacho has long been a summertime favorite for those who enjoy a chilled soup on a hot day. So, if you’re a fan of the traditional gazpacho made with juicy, ripe tomatoes, chances are you’ll love this silky smooth variation made with cool cucumbers, yogurt, and just the right blend of herbs. The best…

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The Benefits of Reading As We Age
September 27, 2021

When’s the last time you read something that wasn’t a Facebook post or cooking directions? While technology has made it easy for us to consume information in new and innovative ways, there’s no replacing the many advantages of curling up on the couch with a good book. Whether it’s a best-selling novel, a magazine article, or the local newspaper, spending…

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Sleepy Seniors: How to Improve Your Sleep As You Age
September 3, 2021

It’s not uncommon for adults to see their sleep-wake cycle change as they get older. This can be caused by any number of lifestyle-, health-, or age-related reasons. Some may experience frequent bouts of sickness or pain that can make it hard to get a good night’s rest. Others may take certain medications that keep them awake. But no matter…

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