Active Adults Fight Back Against Pollen

Springtime in Georgia and the living is… aaahh – CHOO! … coated in a fine (sometimes thick) yellow dusting of pollen. We get frustrated with the stuff that coats every surface within the state, but it isn’t what we see that makes our eyes water and our skin itch and causes us to sneeze and [...]

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The Masters Tournament – A Georgia Institution

Ask five people what they plan to do in retirement, and you’re likely to hear “Golf” from at least three of them. The game’s origins predate the legendary Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews in Scotland, with a Dutch game called “kolf,” played with a leather ball and a stick as early as [...]

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Read A Road Map Week Encourages Local Exploration

April Fool’s Day takes all the attention away from other notable celebrations and observances that occupy the first week of the first full month of Spring, including the designation of the first week of April as Read A Road Map Week. We invite you to explore some of the offerings in Bartow County, just a [...]

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Retirees & Relationships – Forging Friendships After 50

For many of us, retirement is the golden carrot dangling in front of us as we endure long work days and the annoying chit-chat of workplace gossip. But studies show that the structure and social interaction are what active adults miss most about work after they retire. After all, unlike the friendship-friendly places we used [...]

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Little Pumpkinvine Creek at Windsong at Seven Hills Creekside Homesites Pre Selling, build a new home, ranch home, terrace, basement, active adult, tree house, creek view

Creeksides, Clubhouses and Coterie = Springtime at Windsong

March is the month of lions, lambs, and leprechauns, but for those interested in becoming part of the Windsong family of homeowners, this month brings a plethora of opportunities at each of our communities under construction. At Heron Pond, Windsong’s newest community in Woodstock, sales agent Kris Johnson has been busy following up with the [...]

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Are You Irish On Saint Patrick’s Day?

The time change is behind us and Spring is within view. Smack dab in the middle of both is Saint Patrick’s Day, and Georgia is the place to be to celebrate with a parade, a pipe band, and a pint of green beer! If you want to be a part of one of the country’s [...]

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Daylight Savings Time, Spring Forward with Windsong

Spring Forward, Where Life’s A Breeze!

The weather can’t seem to make up its mind this year, but one thing is for certain: this time, next week we will be enjoying the opportunity of outdoor time a little bit later. Daylight Saving Time is a great idea, and once we get over the exhaustion of “losing an hour,” the practice certainly [...]

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Boomer’s Guide to Enjoying Georgia’s Museums

There’s nothing quite like learning about our history and culture while viewing art, archeology, history, sports, and the like while touring a museum. Georgia’s numerous museums are home to collections of everything from painted canvases to Coca-Cola, and dinosaurs to modern design! Since 2009, national Museum Advocacy efforts have been coordinated during the last week [...]

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Q&A About Social Security Benefits

According to a report released in January by Rutgers University/the New Jersey Coalition for Financial Education, nearly 70 percent of Social Security recipients begin to claim benefits before Full Retirement Age (FRA), even though most financial advisors recommend postponing benefits if you are financially able to do so. How Do I Know When To Begin [...]

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Active Adults Celebrate Heart Month with Facts & Awareness

Valentine’s Day is upon us once more, but the plethora of heart-shaped balloons, candy, cards, and flowers do more than remind us about relationships with the people we love – they also serve as a reminder to engage in heart-healthy activities, and to schedule our medical checkup to ensure that our hearts are healthy and [...]

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