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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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Why Boomers Love Windsong! Adapted from “How the Grinch Stole Christmas,” by Dr. Seuss (1957)

Every Boomer at Windsong liked their homes a lot But those who had not right-sized most certainly did not! They hemmed and they hawed, each one had their reason: “Don’t know what I want,” “It’s not the right season!” Then into the sales office at Windsong they strolled, They toured through the model and reported, […]

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(Holiday) Decorating – Boomer-Style

After successfully downsizing (“right-sizing”) your home and editing the furniture, décor, and other things you put into it, it’s natural to think about how right-sizing your lifestyle will affect your holiday traditions. Purging holiday decorations can be touchy, in part because there are so many memories attached to them. Also, if you are used to […]

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A-MAIZE-ing Fun for Boomers & Grandkids

For nearly two decades, several local farms have designated areas of their farms to living works of art that serve as family entertainment for a few short weeks each fall: Corn Mazes. Now celebrating its 100th anniversary, Cagle Family Farm in Canton was the first to incorporate a Corn Maze as a way to both […]

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Boomers Celebrate Grandparents Day – Sept. 13

Since the 1940s, Baby Boomers have re-defined the way Americans think about everything, from education to employment, transportation to technology, residence to retirement, and more. For the past two decades, the retirement trend has changed significantly, as “moving to Florida” has been replaced by “moving to someplace that makes the best sense for us.” For […]

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July Days Boomers Can Celebrate in the Courtyard

July is chock-full of reasons to celebrate, and Active Adults who are savvy enough to live in a Windsong community have the perfect PLACE to host a celebration, from a private afternoon with family & friends to a full-fledged party – in the Courtyard! We enjoyed the parades and fireworks of Independence Day on July […]

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Boomers Get Ready for Farmer’s Market Season!

Everywhere we go we hear experts tell us to “eat fresh food” and “spend time outdoors” to improve our health, and “shop local” to support the economy. With the first of May this week, we can easily combine all of these things – it’s Farmer’s Market Season! Each Market Day, local vendors offer a fresh […]

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Boomers Embrace Local Agriculture

When it’s Springtime in Atlanta, backyard gardeners flock to garden stores to stock up on tiny cups of seedling tomatoes, peppers, herbs and more, with visions of summer cookouts and healthy salads filling their heads. While bumper crops of porch tomatoes and cucumbers are not unheard-of, backyard gardens rarely yield enough to share, can or […]

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Estate Sales are great for Active Adults looking to downsize

Boomers Prefer an Estate Sale When Downsizing

You’ve found the town, met with the salesperson and the builder, and decided on the style of home for your “next phase” of home ownership. While the furnishings and décor you have in your current house may include some heirloom pieces, or those that you have “just the right spot for” in your new home, […]

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Active Adults Make Picnicing a Part of Live at Windsong Properites

Active Adults Plan the Perfect Fourth Picnic

Nothing says Summer like eating outdoors, picnic-style! And the Fourth of July is one of the nation’s biggest picnic and cook-out days of the year. According to statistics, one of the most popular July 4 foods is the hot dog, with more than 155 million consumed on Independence Day alone! While hot dogs are not […]

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