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5 Hearty Fall Soups & Salads to Satisfy Your Hunger & Improve Your Health

Benefits of Superfoods You may be wondering, “What are superfoods, and why do I need them?” Eating healthy is extremely important, especially as we continue to age. Superfoods are foods that contain a variety of vitamins or nutrients which are beneficial for health. However, many individuals are not aware of which superfoods might be best for them or how to prepare a meal using superfoods. We’re sharing a list of our favorite superfoods and recipes that are easy for you... Read More
Posted by Carrie Atkins at Wednesday, October 16, 2019

3 Ways to Decorate for Fall When You Have a Small Space

Decorating Your Small Space for Fall The key to decorating for fall when you have a small space is simple: simplicity itself. When decorating a small space such as an apartment or townhome, it’s important to remember that less is more. Crowding a space with decorations can make it feel less than warm and inviting. Small decorative items and hints of fall could be exactly what you need to transform your small space this holiday season. Here are our tips for decorating an apartment or... Read More
Posted by Carrie Atkins at Tuesday, September 10, 2019

3 Ways to Enjoy a Social Life in Retirement

Enjoying a Social Life in Retirement For many, retirement is an exciting time to take advantage of the endless opportunities that come with a social life. With more time to spend with friends and family, there are a multitude of ways to enjoy the time spent in retirement.    Events & Amenities in Retirement Communities One of the many advantages to living in a retirement community like The Village at Germantown is the opportunity to participate in on and... Read More
Posted by Carrie Atkins at Friday, August 2, 2019

3 Reasons to Choose a Continuing Care Retirement Community

Continuing Care Retirement Communities You may be wondering what a continuing care retirement community has to offer and why individuals choose to live here instead of a traditional retirement community. A continuing care retirement community is comprised of numerous benefits such as accommodations for nursing care, assisted living, and independent living. Our continuing care community works to serve residents in any way possible. Here are 3 reasons to choose The Village at Germantown in... Read More
Posted by Carrie Atkins at Monday, July 8, 2019

4 Exciting Trends in Retirement Communities

4 Trends to Look for in a Retirement Community There are many reasons to be excited about living in a retirement community, but there are some unique amenities you won’t find just anywhere. At The Village at Germantown, for example, residents enjoy the perks of living in a high-end retirement community that has amenities that you just won’t find in every location. Here are a few trends in retirement community care we offer:   1. Transitional Care ... Read More
Posted by Carrie Atkins at Monday, June 17, 2019

Guide to Retirement Preparation: 5 Things No One Tells You About Retirement

There are many things to consider when thinking about retirement. Although people talk about this stage of life quite often, there are a few important elements regarding retirement that are sometimes not mentioned or forgotten about. Downsizing is Ideal and Inevitable When considering the thought of downsizing, retirement sometimes becomes scary to individuals. Some may worry that they won’t be able to keep their beloved valuables and memories. However, The Village at... Read More
Posted by Carrie Atkins at Wednesday, May 29, 2019

A Day in the Life: Amenities and Activities at The Village at Germantown

  A Day in the Life: Evelyn 7:00am : I typically wake up around seven and complete my morning beauty routine and enjoy a light breakfast before heading to the fitness studio for my morning exercise. 8:00am:  My favorite fitness classes are the yoga and pilates classes. Since starting an exercise routine last year, I’ve noticed I’ve gained more strength and my arms are looking more toned and fit. Sometimes I also work with a personal trainer if I’m... Read More
Posted by Carrie Atkins at Monday, April 22, 2019

Guide to Legal Documents for Seniors

As you get older, it gets more important than ever to create a plan of what will happen to you and your assets if you were to pass away. It isn’t something any of us like to think about, but it is a necessity, not only to protect yourself, but your family members. There are several things you need to think about implementing, including a living will, a living trust, a last will, and a financial and medical power of attorney. We will go through these, explaining what they are and how... Read More
Posted by Carrie Atkins at Monday, March 18, 2019

Smart Travel Ideas for Seniors Seeking Adventure

Vacation Ideas for Seniors One of the most exciting aspects of retirement is the ability to travel more and experience new places and activities you didn’t have the time, energy, or money for in your younger years. Fortunately, there are plenty of exciting vacation destinations for seniors, and most of them offer senior discounts! For AARP members, you can expect even more savings on lodging, dining, and even vacation packages. READ MORE:  Top 10 Senior Discounts To Take... Read More
Posted by Carrie Atkins at Friday, February 15, 2019

How to Choose a Retirement Community

  What should I look for in a retirement community? When searching for any new home, there are numerous factors to consider. When searching for the retirement community to best suit your needs, there are even more factors to keep in mind. Location and Community Amenities When choosing a retirement community, consider which locations appeal to you. Are you interested in living in a metro area or a suburban location that also offers convenient access to area hospitals... Read More
Posted by Carrie Atkins at Wednesday, January 30, 2019

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