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Top Things to Look For in a Senior Living Community

If you plan to move to a senior living community, it’s important to know that, like people, all communities have unique personalities. Ideally, you’ll find one that suits you perfectly. The best way to do that is to do your research; there are a myriad of options and many things to consider before making a […]

Thinking About Retirement? 5 Benefits to Community Living

Embrace your retirement in a thriving, vibrant community where you can enjoy an active lifestyle without worrying about home maintenance, housework and property upkeep. With opportunities to stimulate your mind, body and spirit, you will find that living in a senior community offers much more than just a place to call home. In this article, […]

Senior Nutrition Tips

You probably know that you can find the healthiest foods around the perimeter of your local grocery store. By shopping the edges, nutrition experts tell us, you can focus your diet on vegetables and fruits, along with low-fat dairy products and lean meats. But, as you age, you may find it necessary to adjust and […]

Healthy Eating Tips For Seniors This Holiday

With Thanksgiving around the corner, your mind may be set on catching up with family over glasses of wine and expansive dinner menus, followed by days of overeating with frequent naps on the couch. Holidays take a toll on your gut and staying healthy can be a challenge throughout the fall and winter – especially for […]

What Programs are Included in a Senior Living Activity Calendar

How to Evaluate a Senior Living Activity Calendar One of the keys to senior wellbeing is active and varied activities that combine recreation with intellectual challenges. However, not all senior living programming considers this fact — and seniors often don’t get the physical and mental stimulation they need for health and wellness. To learn how […]

Six Luxuries of Independent Living at Edgehill

You have lived a fulfilling life and have reached retirement. While this may be a new stage, it does not have to be any different—it should be a continuation of what you love. Now is the time to discover the six luxuries of Independent Living waiting for you at Edgehill.   1. Small-Town Feel, Big-City […]

Watermelon And Feta Salad Recipe

Watermelon and Feta Salad  Eating, Done Right. Are you trying to focus your attention on eating more fruits and vegetables during Fruits & Veggies – More Matters Month? Edgehill’s executive director Chris Barstein shared a recipe that’s the perfect, tasty combination of sweet and salty. Not only is this watermelon and feta salad refreshing and delicious, […]

Summer Safety

Summer has arrived, along with its ample opportunities for fun at the beach, in the pool or in your own backyard, but summer does bring its share of hazards. Whether you are heading out on vacation or enjoying the sunny weather at home, here are some steps you can take to keep yourself — and […]

Spring Pea Soup Recipe

Eating, Done Right. Spring is in the air, but the air is still cool. Executive Chef Anthony Napolitano shared his favorite Spring Pea Soup recipe with us – the perfect light and clean tasting dish for this time of year. Ingredients: 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 2 cloves garlic, lightly crushed 2 cups sliced leek, […]

Welcome, Spring! Seven Activities For Bidding Farewell To Winter

After spending winter cooped up inside, are you ready to enjoy the great outdoors? With its longer days, warmer temperatures and return of the birds, leaves and flowers, spring offers us many attributes to love. In fact, some say that spring may be the loveliest time of the year! To get you in the mood to […]