Staying Active after Retirement: Wellness Tips
By the time your retirement happens, you may be content with the idea of spending days in relaxation and doing the things that make you happy. While those are obviously important, it’s also necessary to focus on your long-term wellness. As we age, our immune systems change and don’t work as efficiently as they once did; this means we need to put in the effort to remain active, engaged with others, and emotionally/spiritually balanced.
Are retirement communities pet friendly? And if so, what are the parameters?
The bond between owner and pet is one that endures and rejuvenates, so naturally when you decide to make the move to a senior community, you’ll want to bring your furry or feathered friends with you. As part of your decision making process and research, it’s important to ensure that the community you settle on not only welcomes your pets, but enables you to care for them as well—if not better—than you can currently manage on your own.
How Lancaster, PA is Growing—and the Future Outlook
There’s no doubt that if you’ve been living in Lancaster for more than ten years, you’ve seen some changes. A lot of changes. Areas like Downtown Lancaster have gone through a huge revitalization with the addition of businesses, restaurants, and even a convention center at the heart of Downtown. With all of these changes and the continual improvement of neighborhoods and city streets—thanks to the fine dining, nighttime hotspots, and bustling tourism—Lancaster has practically been reborn. And, if the last several years are any indication, Lancaster doesn’t show any signs of stopping that growth.
Fun in Lancaster County for Retirees
You’ve finally got all the free time in the world, so how do you spend it? With so many obvious choices to choose from, it’s hard to imagine there could be a place that has a little bit of everything. From fun restaurants, countryside day trips, and a historic railroad, to art galleries and plenty of theaters, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania seemingly has it all.
Lancaster County is a historic, inviting area that has so much to offer, day or night; there’s always something to do, some place to visit, or some dining experience you’ve just got to try.
How to Choose the Retirement Community That’s Right for You
Is your home or room the most important part of retirement community living? Do you want a place that has ample amenities or services? When you have specific interests or ‘needs,’ it helps to use those as a way to narrow down your list of possible communities. The process of choosing a retirement community can seem daunting, but it’s also an exciting new time in your life and there are so many more options available to seniors today than there were ten, twenty, or even thirty years ago. (more…)