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

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

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

Best Sunbathing Tips for Seniors

June 15, 2018 developer Comments

Extreme sunlight is harmful to your skin as a senior living citizen. The skin is said to become delicate and more prone to heat or sun related diseases with age. Despite the fact that sunlight can cause skin cancer and other skin diseases, it has a myriad of advantages especially for the elderly. Moderate and Read more

Happy Mother’s Day: Best Activities for Seniors

May 11, 2018 developer Comments

Mother’s Day is celebrated across the globe. It gives us the opportunity to shower our mothers with love as well as appreciate them for being there for us. Mothers receive millions of gifts on this big day. They also spend time with their children or grandchildren indulging in different fun activities. This includes independent living Read more

Essential Tips for Safe Senior Driving

May 4, 2018 developer Comments

There is no age limitation for driving. As much as we get more driving experience as we age, our mental and physical weaknesses limit our driving capability. Additionally, most seniors know that driving is one of the ways to maintain their independence and that is why most of them tend to hold on to keys Read more

Six Reasons for Seniors to Use Social Media

April 27, 2018 developer Comments

Although use of social media is associated with young adults, recent research has shown that an increasing number of senior adults is starting to use social media sites like Facebook, Skype, Instagram and Twitter. This is so especially for the younger, affluent and more educated senior adults including independent living seniors in Houston. The older Read more

Spring Cleaning Advice to Make It Easy and Fun

April 13, 2018 developer Comments

Other that the sun and birds, spring is also a time to do some mega clean up for your house. Spring cleaning is a tradition that has been around for a long time. To some people, spring cleaning is a daunting and overwhelming task. It is even more difficult for senior citizens either living at Read more