Tag Archives: Active Seniors

Five Reasons to Go Nuts with Nuts

The reputation of nuts has undergone a major change over the past decade or so. Touted as fatty food, in the past, today nuts are considered healthy and even diet-friendly. So, what do you know… Who do I believe? I needed to find answers about nuts and whether they were good for me before I started eating them. After all, I didn’t want to drop dead of a heart attack or something because I read somewhere that nuts were good for me and began eating it in earnest. So, here’s what I gathered…

happy senior couple playing tennis

How About a Round of Tennis?

Many active seniors love the chance of playing a game of tennis and flexing those forearms. It is a tiring game and you need to keep yourself fit to play it well. Although rather a complicated AND strenuous game, tennis is a favored sport among many seniors. But there are ones who question the suitability of this game for seniors. They are probably wondering whether all that running and sweating can be too strenuous for a senior? Well, unless your doctor has advised against strenuous activities, there is certainly nothing wrong in engaging yourself in a round of tennis. Any sport that gets you moving is good for the body and mind. This does not have to be a high-impact sport. Although you run and jump and sweat profusely, tennis is still considered a low-impact game suitable for any age and skill level. So, if you are still worried about all this running and jumping, at your age, let’s take a closer look at some of the health benefits of tennis.

How to Make your Home more Energy Efficient

How to Make your Home more Energy-Efficient

Many seniors, when buying their homes, look for energy-efficient homes. This is certainly so where the nature-loving, socially conscientious Baby Boomers are concerned. For those boomers in retiring age, many homes come with all types of energy-efficient features. However, what if you were living in the same home and your house does not come with all the new energy-efficient features? Then, you look for alternative methods to go green and, not only minimize your household bills but also conserve the planet’s resources. There are a number of ways to make your home more energy-efficient. Below are a few easy methods you can consider when going green.

Active Middle Aged Couple Dancing So Sweet While Smiling Each Other at the Living Room Inside their House

Dancing to Stay Healthy… and Young

Dancing has been around for generations, and it is certainly known for the fun and excitement that it generates. Today, dancing means much more than this; today, dancing also means looking young and staying healthy. Dancing has many health benefits and these health benefits can be something that is achieved through doing something you enjoy. Many baby boomers need no introductions to the health benefits of dancing. This could be why they sign on for ballroom dancing, the salsa, and jazz and of course, the dancing exercise, Zumba. For those who are not yet aware of the full benefits associated with shaking a leg to a beat, here are factors to push you to the dance floor!

The Whimbrel, the Latest Home Design from Schell Brothers

Schell Brothers is no stranger in the real estate and construction industry in Delaware and this April they are having the grand opening of their latest home design, The Whimbrel. The new model home is located at their award winning Active Adult Living community, Independence. The brand new model home, with full interior décor will be open for viewing from April 26th. You are invited to be among the first to tour this beautiful, brand new addition to their existing collection of elegant floor plans and model homes. Make plans now to attend their New Model Grand Opening festivities.

Why is PGA Village Verano an Ideal Active Adult Community?

Port Saint Lucie, in Florida, is a beautiful place that has developed into something even more beautiful over the years. This was a town, which fifty years ago, consisted only of a few fishing camps and farms. Now, it is just the opposite. Port Saint Lucie is a vacation hotspot that is extremely popular these days. You can lie on the beach and enjoy the sun, take cruises on the Saint Lucie River and go hiking in the Savannas Preserve State Park and a whole lot more. Then there is golf….. This is the reason many seniors consider their retirement in Port Saint Lucie, Florida. If you wanted to live in luxury and make the most of living, you should consider PGA Village Verano in Port Saint Lucie.

A Walk through the Homes in the Community

PGA Village Verano is located between the clubhouse Club Talavera and the PGA Golf Club. This is a luxury, resort-style, age-targeted community with nine single-family home designs and two villa designs to choose from each providing its very own breathtaking views. You can choose your preference of 2 – 4 bedrooms, 2 – 3.5 baths and 2-car garages from these five new models of 1,400 – 3,000 square foot spacious, affordable homes that provide you the small-town atmosphere that you don’t find in very many communities easily. The best news, you get to personalize your home and add your input and personality into it. For example, you can choose your own colors, styles and finishes from the Kolter Design Gallery and choose from a myriad of green-building features that ensure lower bill payments.