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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Boomers’ Tips For Book Club Success

Fifty years ago this month, the Beatles’ song Paperback Writer topped the music charts. To celebrate this anniversary, we’re offering some tips to help you start or ensure the success of your community book club! Choose The Right Titles Just because a book is on the New York Times Bestseller List does not mean it […]

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Summer Ushers Outdoor Opportunities for Active Adults

  Can you believe that our Memorial Day holiday is already upon us? Along with attending parades to honor our veterans and celebrating family members who are graduating from high school and college, this weekend marks the “unofficial first weekend of Summer,” and its focus on outdoor activities. Just a few of the opportunities this weekend […]

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“Cool” Tips For Active Adults

It might not feel so this week, but the heat of a Georgia summer is just around the corner. Since keeping cool is a hot topic in the South, we’ve compiled some timely tips to stay healthy and comfortable without sacrificing the “active” part of active adulthood: Stay Hydrated Health experts recommend adults of average […]

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Active Adults Choose Custom Finishes

Trends in real estate vary by builder and by region, but the popularity of home improvement programs drives certain features to become “in demand,” such as paint colors, appliance finishes, even what kinds of light fixtures to include in a home. We’ve reviewed information shared by industry experts – including real estate agents, interior design […]

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