Is this a Scam? Here’s What Every Senior Citizen Needs to Know

Even the closest senior citizens to us are not safe from scams. I was talking to my dad the other day and he said he and my mom have been getting things in the mail that they didn’t order.  After inquiring Read more

Who Really Decides if Moving to a Retirement Community is Right for You? The Senior Adult? Or the Adult Child?

I’ve been working in Senior Living for nearly 20 years helping new residents and their loved ones transition into a community. There is one question that comes up frequently, Read more

Can a Banana a Day Keep the Doctor Away? Check out these benefits!

According to experts, bananas are one of the best fruit sources of vitamin B6, which is easily absorbed by your body and just one medium-sized banana can provide nearly a quarter of your daily vitamin B6 needs.  Read more

No More Stairs, Maintenance, Lawn Care – What is Worry Free Living?

Worry Free Living.  This can mean different things to different people. 

“Life becomes happy, delightful and enjoyable when you set yourself free from worries.”

Anonymous

It can happen at any age.  

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Making Your Estate Plan Work with your Resident Agreement at StoneBridge at Winton Woods

One of the questions we hear a lot from those interested in StoneBridge is what legal paperwork should be in place prior to move in. Questions include subjects such as obtaining entrance fee refunds in a timely manner, handling power of attorney, and how to handle last will and testament documents. You may be wondering how your current estate plan factors in. Read more

Simple Steps to Downsizing Before Moving to a Retirement Community

I don’t know about you, but when I see that show, Tiny House Nation, I think about all of the “stuff” I have that would need to either be donated, sold, or tossed in order to live like that.  Well, at Stone Bridge at Winton Woods, we offer floor plans from 1000 to over 2000 square feet.  So, move over tiny houses, we have something a little more viable for folks looking to downsize, but not too much. Read more

Thinking of Moving to a Retirement Community?

Contemplating change, especially a major one such as downsizing during retirement years, can be monumental. There are many things to consider when thinking of moving to a retirement community. Read more

Benefits of Getting Outdoors and Into Nature

Getting outdoors is important for those of all ages, and seniors are no exception.

Research shows that outdoor spaces can improve overall health and wellbeing for seniors. Read more

Mercy Home Health Services: we’re here if you need us.

We want you to know that should residents ever need help, Mercy Home Health Care Services are available. Your home is the center of your health care and where you heal best. Our Medicare-certified home health care can provide the help residents might need from everyday personal tasks like dressing and meal preparation to physical therapy and nurse visits. We can also provide Read more

The HealthPlex offers exciting possibilities for active retirement.

Study after study shows that staying active keeps people healthier and happier. The HealthPlex (“The Plex”) in Fairfield offers many ways to maintain a healthy body, mind and spirit. The friendly people at the Plex refer to it as “a wellness oasis”, and an ideal place “to relax, rejuvenate, socialize and have fun.” Nearly every aspect Read more