Labor Day Events Put the Active in Active Adults

For more than 120 years, the first weekend in September has recognized the contributions and achievements of American workers, with a “long weekend” to celebrate Labor Day. Here in Georgia, we celebrate the end of the “Dog Days” of summer, with an eye toward cooler fall weather, and we’re lured out of our air conditioning […]

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Home Decor For Your Active Adult Lifestyle

When Active Adults make the decision to right-size their homes, they do so for many reasons, including ease of living, a smaller space to maintain, being closer to family, or simply for a change. In each Windsong home, an open floor plan combines living and dining spaces that make entertaining easier and allows ample natural […]

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Active Adults More Than Armchair Athletes

With the Olympic Games in full swing, all eyes are on Rio de Janeiro, where Team USA is poised to take home medals in a number of sports, and where 10,500 world class athletes, representing 206 countries, are each striving to deliver their personal best in their chosen sport. Around the world, millions of people […]

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“Sandwich” Survival For Active Adults

Active Adults – the Baby Boomer generation – will go down in history as the most innovative generation, developing improvements for meal preparation to travel, fashion, music, health, and more.   They also have a label for each innovation, and caring for aging parents while also raising children has become known as the Sandwich Generation, […]

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Active Adults Know: The Sidewalk Leads To Friends

There is a place where the sidewalk leads to friends Where a new chapter of life begins, And there the grass is cut to the perfect height, And there the sun shines through windows bright, And courtyards are perfect both day and night As are each of the rooms within.   Let us live in […]

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Boomers Fill Volunteer Gaps In Grandkids’ Schools

If you’ve been shopping recently, you’ll have noticed the plethora of Back To School supplies, reminding kids and parents that August 1 is just around the corner. For Baby Boomers who have relocated or “right-sized” their homes in order to spend more time with their grandchildren, Back To School time provides the perfect opportunity to […]

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Active Adults Fulfilled Through VolunTOURism

Did you know that travel and voluntarism are not mutually exclusive? According to sustainable tourism research by industry experts at Virginia Tech, more than 10 million individuals spend up to $2 billion each year for the opportunity to “travel with a purpose.” Because there is no regulatory body to ensure that the volunteer work performed […]

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Boomers Keep Their Cool In Summer

Summer is here with a vengeance: the official temperatures reached the mid-90s for the last week of June, with the humidity making it “feel like 99,” and there’s more of the same forecast for the next 10 days. There are a few things homeowners can do to maximize comfort and minimize energy bills when the […]

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Boomers Reignite Excitement & Creativity

It’s been 25 years since author and screenwriter Julia Cameron released her wildly popular book, “The Artist’s Way,” a twelve-week program designed for people of any age to unleash their creativity and live their best lives. This year, Cameron teamed with artist and musician Emma Lively to produce a sequel designed specifically for retirees and […]

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Luxury Homes Are Music To Boomers’ Ears

  50 years ago this month, “When A Man Loves A Woman” was #1 on the Billboard Music Charts. Please enjoy today’s post, based on the version performed by Percy Sledge:   When a man wants a man-cave Can’t keep his mind on nothin’ else He’d change his address, move across town. For his wife, […]

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