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When is the Right Time to Move to Senior Living?

When is the right time to move to senior living? Whether you’re considering a senior living community for yourself or a loved one, the decision is highly personal and depends on a number of factors. As your parents or other family members age, you may have the responsibility for initiating a talk with them about […]

Honey Balsamic Roasted Brussels Sprouts Recipe

Looking for the perfect side dish to elevate any entrée? This honey balsamic roasted Brussels sprouts recipe puts a sweet and savory twist on a classic vegetable. Be sure to prepare plenty as they are sure to not last long. Ingredients 1 1/2 lbs. Brussels sprouts 3 tbsp. olive oil, separated 3/4 tsp. kosher salt 1/2 tsp. ground black pepper 2 tbsp. balsamic vinegar 2 tsp. honey […]

Inspired by New York Fashion Week, Edgehill Resident Reflects on a Dress Worn with Love

New York Fashion Week: Where Style Meets Passion It’s described as the “pinnacle of fashion.” New York Fashion Week (NYFW) draws models, celebrities, critics and designers for a week of cutting-edge couture, highlighting the intersection of fashion and passion. The excitement around the runway reminds us that fashion is more than garments—it’s an artform that […]

Apple and Candied Pecan Salad Recipe

Eating, Done Right. This sweet and crisp recipe is a year-round favorite and proves salads can truly satisfy. With 450 calories and less than 100 milligrams of sodium, you can turn this into a complete, satisfying meal by adding 4 ounces of grilled chicken breast, all under 650 calories. Healthy eating never tasted this good. […]

Chuck Harvey: From Serving His Country to Serving Others

Chuck Harvey grew up admiring his uncle, a Marine who served in the Battle of Iwo Jima. From an early age, he knew he would follow in those footsteps. “I left high school a couple of months early, joined the Marine Corps. Then my first opportunity, I volunteered to go to Vietnam,” he says. Serving […]

Top Things to Look for in Senior Living Communities

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 […]

Planning for Retirement? Five Benefits of 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 more than just a place to call home. This article will discuss […]

Nutrition Tips for Seniors

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 […]