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The Senior’s Guide to Gift Giving!

Love effortlessly spans generations, but gift preferences usually don’t! As a senior buying for grandchildren, nieces and nephews, or even your own children, you can try to keep up with the latest video games or fashion trends, but they change so quickly even the best of us lose track and need some guidance. The good…   Read More


Is This a Good Time to Sell My Home?

That’s the question on the minds of Florida seniors looking to make a move to the coveted maintenance-free, senior living lifestyle. To get the answer, we asked Jon Buice of eXp Realty. With over eighteen years of real estate and appraisal experience catering to seniors in Manatee and Sarasota counties, Jon knows Florida real estate…   Read More

6 Health Benefits of Cinnamon

Cinnamon sits in almost every spice cabinet and is a star ingredient in many well-loved recipes. But did you know it has been prized for its medicinal properties for thousands of years? It is rich in antioxidants and other beneficial compounds. In recent years, science has confirmed many potential health benefits of cinnamon. Research suggests…   Read More

Senior Living Communities: Upfront Fee vs. Rental

It’s fair to say that a great deal of thought goes into choosing the right senior living community for you. There’s a lot to consider. Although having so many choices is great, the decision can be overwhelming without all the facts. One area where there’s often confusion is around the types of payment models these…   Read More

Benefits of Independent Living

A move to an Independent Living retirement community is a chance to truly enjoy new freedoms and opportunities, and live your best life now. In fact, studies show that when people are part of a community, such as Jacaranda Trace, they are happier and healthier. Here are just a few reasons why: Maintenance-free living Most…   Read More

The Secrets to Spectacular Smaller Spaces

Rightsizing If you’re considering moving to a smaller home, you’re in great company! More and more of us are realizing the benefits of “rightsizing.” Smaller homes are more energy efficient, require less cleaning and maintenance, and are cozy and intimate. Living in a home without a lot of unused space forces us to carefully consider…   Read More

A Menu for Health Aging

At every age, good food choices have a significant impact on our lives. Today’s research proves that eating a balanced diet is vital for healthy aging. It can help you maintain a healthy weight and give you more energy, improve your general health, and lower your risk for some diseases. But did you know that…   Read More

8 Tips For Health Aging

Aging with grace means more than keeping gray hair and wrinkles at bay. How “old” we look, and act are very closely linked to how well we feel. The good news is we have more control over feeling good and, therefore, aging more gracefully than we may think. There are various ways to maintain healthy…   Read More

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Ways to Add Adventure to Aging

Today we’re living longer and staying active. So, don’t we also deserve to make the most of those years and enjoy life? Yes! And while exceeding our grandparents’ life expectancies is a good thing, it’s not enough to just coast along. You’re likely to have more time on your hands, and if you have children,…   Read More