Stay in Touch with Your Grandkids: Best Ways for Seniors to Communicate with Your Grandchildren Living far away

September 14, 2018 developer Comments

There is always a unique bond between grandparents and their grandkids. As a grandparent, you gain a sense of belonging from your grandchildren while they bask in the unconditional love and attention that you provide. You might feel the bond and connection with your grandkids start to fade if you live a distance from each Read more

Retirement is High Time to Make New Friends

August 24, 2018 developer Comments

Several studies have revealed that social connections such as spending time with friends helps to improve the quality of life as you get older. After retirement, you lose contact with your colleagues with whom you share lifelong experiences. This may result in loneliness and isolation, which is not good for the mental well being of Read more

Best Tips for Seniors to Save Money Even After Retirement

August 17, 2018 developer Comments

Life after retirement is supposed to be enjoyable and fun. Now that you have fewer commitments it is the perfect time to try out new hobbies and just relax. However, recent studies have revealed that most seniors face financial difficulties before and after retirement. This is linked to poor financial decisions and extravagance. That is Read more

How Can Seniors Deal with Loss of Smell?

August 10, 2018 developer Comments

The sense of smell diminishes as people get older. This is natural. The process occurs gradually over the years and senior people may not even realize the change for some time. Good sense of smell is life saving since it helps one to detect fire, gas leakage and rotten food. It is also good for Read more

Moving to Independent Living Community

August 3, 2018 developer Comments

The decision to move to a senior living community Houston or any other independent living facility can be hard and emotional. This is because you have to leave behind your family or precious processions that you were attached to. However, all the anxiety or frustration related to this can be contained through proper planning and Read more

Hearing Loss as a Common Problem for Senior Citizens

July 27, 2018 developer Comments

Hearing loss is quite predominant among the elderly. Recent studies have revealed that almost half the number of seniors aged over 75 years have hearing problems. The condition is caused by heredity, aging, noise and disease. Seniors who suffer from the condition have trouble making or following conversation with family and friends. Additionally, it affects Read more

9 Best Habits to Adopt after Retirement

July 20, 2018 developer Comments

After retirement people have to get used to new life. So they have to adopt new habits to make your life easier.  As a senior in retirement living Houston community, you need to adjust your lifestyle by setting goals, planning your expenditure and focusing on your well being. In doing so, there are some habits Read more

Never Too Late to Create: The Benefits of Crafts for Seniors

July 13, 2018 developer Comments

Arts and crafts have been around for a long time. Not only are crafts enjoyable, they have also been found to have numerous mental and health benefits for people at all ages. Crafting is particularly good for the elderly, whether living under caregivers or in independent living community Houston. A good example is art therapy, Read more

9 Activities You Should Try This Summer

July 6, 2018 developer Comments

The fact that you are older does not mean that you cannot enjoy the warm summer temperatures. There are numerous interesting activities that seniors living in retirement apartments Houston can enjoy during this summer. The main reason for doing this is to switch up your routine, get out of the house and have fun.   Read more

Benefits of Music for Senior Therapy

June 29, 2018 developer Comments

Music is an important aspect of life to people of all ages. It forges connections to major events and sweet memories. Studies show that music lowers stress, promotes productivity and improves relaxation. As a senior seeking independent living Houston and anywhere else, the benefits of music go far much beyond these three. When you listen Read more