Posted: Thursday, February 19, 2015
Retirement community’s Chaplain says his job is about ‘love’
Richard Thayer, Chaplain at Ingleside at King Farm, helps residents focus on spirituality across a variety of religions.Read Full Entry
He works with Diana Cirone, Director of Life Enrichment, to include spiritual events in the extensive monthly calendar listings that help make this retirement community a happening place.
Posted: Thursday, February 12, 2015
Filmmaker follows seniors looking for love
Is it ever too late to date?Read Full Entry
Thirty seniors 70 to 90 years old who signed up for a speed-dating event in Rochester, N.Y., put their hearts on the line to find the companionship and affection they were missing in their lives. Filmmaker Steven Loring followed their funny and poignant adventures as they prepared for the event, mingled and found that, yes, it’s still possible to feel that spark, no matter how old you are.
Posted: Monday, February 9, 2015
Selling your home before moving to a retirement community
Most homeowners know that they need to make improvements to their homes to get them ready to sell as they prepare to move to a retirement community. Fresh paint and completing any unfinished projects are high on the list.
But the No. 1 improvement you can make to your home when you’re getting ready to sell is decluttering, says Eric Stewart, a Real Estate industry leader. Stewart will provide advice on how to sell your home for an optimal price during a talk at 1 p.m. Feb. 10 at Ingleside at King Farm. His talk is part of the LiveWell Forum: Conversations on a Balanced Life. Complimentary valet parking will be provided for this event.Read Full Entry
Posted: Tuesday, February 3, 2015
Words and walnuts may protect seniors against Alzheimer’s
Could staving off Alzheimer’s disease be as easy as learning a new word and eating a handful of walnuts every day?Read Full Entry
Of course, Alzheimer’s is a complex condition, and your doctor is your best source of information for staying healthy. But researchers are finding more and more evidence that a healthy diet that includes walnuts and keeping your brain active can help protect you from mental decline.