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A Song of Home: A Boomer’s Poem inspired by Walt Whitman’s “Song of Myself”

I celebrate my home, and sing myself And what is in my home could be yours, too For maintenance-friendly might just be right for you! I smile and wave a hand As neighbors on the sidewalk stroll slowly past. This place, every beam and window creates this space, my home Each neighbor who moves in […]

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Active Retirement Living – School Days

Believe it or not, your school days could be far from finished. Baby boomers who may have finished their higher education a few decades ago but miss the glory days of constant learning and mentally stimulating companionship are in luck. Roswell-Alpharetta’s Seniors Enriched Living is your key to continuing education and world exploration at any […]

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Active Retirement Living – Music Masters

Concert lovers, this is your weekend to hear some quality live music before the holiday season really kicks into gear and every single song you hear reminds you of The Nutcracker! With several top offerings around close to Windsong’s active retirement communities, ranging from classical to jazz, this is the perfect opportunity for area active […]

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Active Retirement Living – Spelling Bee Sensation!

Sometimes it’s fun to go back to school. Helping take kids of all ages (and those who are more like kids at heart) into the gymnasium setting of a championship spelling bee is a production of the Tony Award-winning “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.” Performed by a young faction of the Georgia Ensemble […]

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Atlanta Retirement Living – “OVO” Under the Big Top!

Decades ago when the circus came to town, it was to present a marvelous spectacle of elephants, sequined dancers, clowns in a tiny car, and tigers jumping through hoops. But today, when many people think “circus,” they think of Cirque du Soleil, the theatrical acrobatic phenomenon from Montreal that has taken over tents around the […]

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Active Retirement Living – Dance into Halloween

The best thing about Halloween is that it’s a holiday best suited for, well, everyone of all ages! From babies up to boomers, it’s the one time of year to abandon all convention and seriousness and just have fun! In the spirit of fun, this weekend has lots to offer active adults, so we’ve picked […]

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Retirement Living Adventure – Titian’s Times

The latest exhibition to hit the venerable High Museum in Atlanta requires a little bit of maturity. Titled “Titian & the Golden Age of Venetian Painting,” the collection is made up of masterpieces from the National Galleries of Scotland, all with something in common. That common thread is that the paintings show a lot of […]

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Windsong Communities Experiencing Outstanding Sales Numbers

By Atlanta Real Estate Forum Don’t tell the folks at Windsong Properties that the Atlanta real estate market is suffering.  Atlanta’s premier active adult courtyard home builder continues to experience tremendous success despite the turbulent economy. At Somerset, its award-winning Woodstock community, only one move-in ready home and eight home sites remain. Since January of […]

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Retirement Living Adventure – Tartan Trip!

This seems to be the season for being transported to other lands at Atlanta’s amazing festivals. So dig out a kilt, because this weekend Scotland is the destination at the 38th annual Stone Mountain Highland Games & Scottish Festival, hosted by a nonprofit organization dedicated to the advancement of Scottish history, culture and values. If […]

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Fall Festival!!

If you missed summer’s plethora of art’s fairs—or felt it was too sweltering outside to make the trip—you’re in luck! It seems there’s nothing metro Atlanta loves more than its festivals, and this weekend there are a couple culture-filled events that are definitely worth the less than an hour drive from Windsong’s active adult communities. […]

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