An Introduction to Duplicate Bridge

Are you a serious bridge enthusiast looking to explore club or tournament bridge? Then duplicate bridge might be just what you’re looking for. Many residents of Lake Ashton FL retirement community enjoy the fun yet competitive nature of bridge and have taken to playing duplicate bridge in the ballroom. If you and your partner are interested in playing this variation of contract bridge, go along and give it a try. Continue reading

The Health Benefits of Yoga for People over 50

Unless you’re already a yoga practitioner, you may think yoga is only for willowy women in their 20s and 30s. After all, that’s the kind of person typically shown. Yet yoga is for both men and women, of all ages and body types. In fact, yoga is excellent for people over 50, no matter their current flexibility or mobility. It can be adjusted for just about anyone and offers extensive physical and mental rewards to anyone who makes the effort. If you’ve been thinking about trying a yoga class at your Lake Ashton retirement community or even trying a few poses at home, here are some of the benefits to encourage you to give yoga a try. Continue reading

Limited-Time Resident Referral Program

Anyone looking for a master-planned, upscale retirement community in Lake Ashton will be more than satisfied with all that Lake Ashton provides. Florida ranch land looking out over a peaceful lake, pools, golf courses, boat ramps, movie theaters and quality homes are just a few of the perks of living in this active adult community. Now, with the limited-time referral program, residents of Lake Ashton have the opportunity for another perk — money — when they successfully refer their friends to the community. Continue reading

The Best Jobs After Retirement

Just because you’ve moved into the Lake Ashton FL retirement community doesn’t necessarily mean you’ve completely given up work. Some people retire early but still want to keep some of the schedule that a job provides, or they simply want a bit of extra money for big travel plans. Whatever the reason you choose to keep working after retirement, here are some of the best jobs for people looking to transition from their careers into retirement. Continue reading

Local Things to Do: All-American Muscle Car Cruise at Old Town

Florida Retirement | Enjoy Your Retirement And New Found FriendsThe rumble of the engines. The gleam of the custom paint job. The shine of the polished chrome. These are just a few of the things that get the engines revving for muscle car enthusiasts. If you live at the retirement community in Lake Ashton FL and have a passion for muscle cars, then start planning for a trip to the All-American Muscle Car Cruise at Old Town Kissimmee. Continue reading

Retirement Planning in 2017

Seniors Golfing | Florida Retirement CommunitiesIf you’re nearing retirement age — or at least the age at which you plan to retire — it is important to make sure your finances are in order. As well as ensuring you have enough to live on throughout your retirement, including that nice home in a retirement community in Florida, it is important to understand the various related tax laws and requirements associated with your savings, retirement accounts, and Social Security. Continue reading

Hot New Superfoods for 2017

Senior LunchSuperfoods — foods rich in nutrients that are particularly beneficial for your health and well-being — have been the big catchword in health and nutrition circles for a while now. Yet what many people call superfoods, others, including many of those living in a FL retirement community, simply call healthy foods you know you should eat. While spinach, sweet potatoes, nuts, and salmon have been a part of many people’s healthy diets without needing to be called superfoods, there are other foods that haven’t always been common or popular until their health benefits have been highlighted. Each year, some new foods become the rising star of superfoods, and these are the ones that are going to be big in 2017. Continue reading

Six Things to Do After 60

Seniors On BeachEach new decade in our life seems to bring its own challenges and benefits. For some, their 50s may have brought new stresses and some new aches and pains, but it may also have brought more solid financial footing. With the arrival of your sixties, you may find yourself feeling more secure and confident. Now is the time to make the most of what you’ve been working toward, and a retirement community in FL is a great place to take stock and implement some of the six things you should probably be doing now you’ve reached your sixties. Continue reading