Best Autumn Activities for Seniors

September 14, 2018 developer Comments

Autumn comes after a hot summer, and there is nothing comparable to a crisp fall where you can enjoy leaves dropping gorgeously from trees not to mention the invigorating air. Indeed the new season brings along a new class of smells, sights as well as activities. Remaining active is one of the key components that Read more

The Importance of Planning for Retirement

May 18, 2018 developer Comments

Life is a fantastic journey where there are renewed chances of conditions getting better each new day. This is why we all need to make plans on how to achieve certain goals whose attainment will mean better lives. Most seniors living Fort Worth Texas dream of a peaceful and enjoyable retirement, but to many the Read more

It’s Never Too Late to Make Friends

April 6, 2018 developer Comments

Seniors often find themselves living in lonely places as their friends and family may have passed away or may be living far away from them. Though making new friends may be overwhelming especially when one is an adult, friends are a substantial part of life. Everyone needs a shoulder to lean on which is no Read more

5 Best Second Careers for Seniors

March 30, 2018 developer Comments

Recent studies have shown that more and more Americans are turning to employment in their late years, by will or by circumstance. Some seniors turn to employment when they realize that their savings and pension are not enough to enable them live independently. Others continue working after retirement in order to stay active in the Read more

Benefits of Gardening for Seniors

February 5, 2018 developer Comments

A thing of beauty is a joy forever. John Keats Whether gardening is something you have enjoyed your whole life or it something you have just discovered after moving to a senior living community, this activity offers endless benefits. Ways members of the senior living community can benefit from Gardening: Fresh herbs, vegetables and flowers. Read more

The Importance of Laughter in the Retirement Community

January 17, 2018 developer Comments

“Always laugh when you can, it is cheap medicine.” – Lord Byron The Benefits of Laughter Research shows that the place when we laugh, the affected area of the brain where it happens is in the frontal and the temporal lobe, which are the same areas where depression occurs. If one takes an MRI, one Read more

The Importance Of Daily Living Activities For The Elderly

December 26, 2017 developer Comments

It is often very challenging to go from having a life in the private home you have lived in for decades, to moving to an independent living community. Some of the changes may take some getting used to, while others are a tremendous improvement. Leaving behind a lifestyle your enjoyed may be difficult, but it’s Read more

Best Christmas films to watch with your Grandchildren

December 19, 2017 developer Comments

No matter where you live, whether you have a white Christmas or not, Christmas is a magical time of the year. When the children come to visit you at the senior living community, make sure you have some Christmas cookies ready (or bake them together) and prepare a collection of wonderful Christmas movies to watch Read more

Magic of Drawing

December 13, 2017 developer Comments

No matter how much we try to make our life perfect, it can be quite stressful. How do you relax? One way you may want to consider is drawing or coloring.  These activities are not just for children, but in fact, are used by many seniors all over the country. Your retirement community’s recreation room Read more

Independent senior living: Seniors’ online life

November 29, 2017 developer Comments

Technology is all around us. Whereas years ago, new technology was mostly for the younger generation, now almost everyone spends a lot of time on the internet, regardless of age. Technology has also become very user-friendly over the last few years, as well as affordable and accessible. There are dozens of ways to enrich your Read more