Winter, Spring, Summer or Fall, there is never a shortage of things to do in Williamsburg, Virginia. It’s an area rich in history and heritage that offers something new for visitors and life-long Virginians alike – all within close proximity to Edgeworth Park at New Town. Below, we’ve listed some of the fun, educational and unique experiences residents can enjoy as part of the Williamsburg, Virginia community. Explore the city, show friends and family around, and maybe even learn a thing or two about the rich history of Williamsburg! Read More
As we age, many changes occur. Some of the changes are welcomed – retirement, more time with grandkids, or being able to focus on hobbies we didn’t previously have time for. Other changes that come with age are less desirable and can be sources of frustration. One big issue is the change in sleeping patterns, such as trouble falling asleep at night or extreme drowsiness well before typical bedtime. There are many factors that can contribute to this common occurrence. Read More
Learning something new or meeting new people and getting to know them are great ways to keep your mind sharp. Physical benefits such as warding off dementia and depression, lowering blood pressure, reducing the risks of osteoporosis and rheumatoid arthritis, are added benefits, all related to staying socially active. Read More
As we age, it is common for our ability to memorize and remember details to fade. Severe memory loss, in the forms of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease, are two more significant forms of memory degradation that can greatly affect cognitive and motor skills. Read More
Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease are two common and significant memory conditions that can develop as we age. They share several characteristics, but are actually two different forms of cognitive decline. Read More
Retired life can be golden, especially in a residence that’s a perfect match for your lifestyle. When selecting a community it’s important to take many aspects into consideration. Choosing the right community can be difficult, and it starts with assessing personal needs. Here are four key components to help you choose a senior living community that fits your unique needs:
Consider These Tips to Make Downsizing Easier
When it comes time for you or a loved one to downsize to a smaller or simpler living space, the idea of packing up a lifetime of memories can be overwhelming. But in order to insure a smooth transition into this next phase of life, a thorough assessment of your belongings is necessary.