The sun still exists, it’s been shining for the better part of a week now, and we officially welcome SPRING today (March 20, is the Spring Equinox). So it’s okay to admit it if you have the “itch...” to get outside and plant something in the courtyard garden.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), aging-in-place is defined as “the ability to live in one’s own home and community safely, independently, and comfortably, regardless of age, income or ability level.”
In 1980, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics declared March as National Nutrition Month, to enable people to re-focus on the “importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits.”
Last week, Windsong received two Silver Awards as part of the National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) Best of 55+ Awards program, recognizing its commitment to developing successful communities full of innovative, well-designed homes that appeal to active adults.
Friendships don’t have to be of the lifelong variety to have a significant impact. Just as we can change jobs or relocate and make ourselves comfortable in a new environment, we can establish friendships over the course of our lives, and those friendships become valuable to our life experience.
Did you know that today, January 24 is “National Compliment Day?” That’s right: there’s a day set aside specifically to say something nice about everyone you come in contact with.
At Windsong, however, the Active Adults who purchase homes and embrace the carefree lifestyles and new friendships forged in each Windsong community, find opportunities each day of the year to offer compliments and accolades.