Month: March 2017

Getting Crafty: Discover the Joy of Arts and Crafts

by monica on March 17th, 2017

Arts and crafts may inspire fear in many self-diagnosed creatively-challenged folks, but the truth is, the fun and relaxation to be had is not dependent on skill. Your local craft stores like Michaels or JOANN Fabrics offer countless options for craft projects, ranging in skill level from basic can’t-mess-it-up projects to expert master-crafter behemoths. Don’t be shy…


Ditch the Clutter and Downsize Your Life

by monica on March 17th, 2017

Most people downsize when they approach retirement age, especially if they’re going to move into an apartment or condo. This is a time to let go of “stuff,” not…


Pets and Retirement: The Warmth of a Cold Nose:

by monica on March 17th, 2017

Pets bring joy and comfort into our homes and our lives at any stage of the game. Why should retirement be any different? If you don’t have a pet,…


Safe & Sound – The Security of a 55+ Community

by Emily on March 2nd, 2017

There’s no doubt that feeling safe at home and in your neighborhood is one of the most important things for all people, no matter their age or where they…