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Baby boomers have changed the rules when it comes to working and living, and now they are reinventing retirement. This active and energetic generation embraces independence, growth and opportunity. To reflect the needs, desires and values of today’s older adults, many supportive living environments are changing their names from continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs) to […]

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Downsizing Tips for Seniors

People choose to move into a smaller home for many different reasons. Although you can easily justify the need to downsize, it can still be difficult and stressful. Trying to decide which possessions to keep and take with you, and which to discard can be heart-wrenching. So much so, you may decide you’d rather not […]

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Your Guide to First Night Monterey

Looking for something to do on New Year’s Eve other than sit at home and watch the ball drop on TV? If so, we’ve got just the ticket for you. Here is your guide to First Night Monterey—one of the most anticipated events of the year. This year’s theme is “Celebrating 25 Years of Magic!” and we […]

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The summer means one thing: sun! And why not? After a long winter and a wet spring, it’s a wonderful feeling to throw open the windows and let the vitamin D roll in and rid us (and our homes) of seasonal cobwebs. Plain and simple, we live in a country that loves the sun. And […]

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6 Ways to Boost Your Brain’s Creative Side in Monterey

The sun is out. The birds are chirping. The ocean is calling your name. With summer here, now is the time to go exploring. If you are creative – or desire to get in touch with your creative side – the Monterey Peninsula and Bay area, specifically, are filled with enough opportunities and activities to […]

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2017 Monterey Car Show

Each August, the sleepy coastal town of Monterey wakes up and finds itself jam-packed with everything the car enthusiast could desire. The much-anticipated Monterey Car Show draws connoisseurs and enthusiasts from around the world, and with good reason. Monterey becomes a mecca for automotive lovers, curators and collectors … a place to get lost in […]

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Wine has been the subject of countless studies over the years and has resulted in many impressive findings. In fact, throughout history, many have professed wine to be an integral part of a healthy diet: Hippocrates, the father of western medicine, used wine for many medicinal purposes and advocated wine as part of a healthful […]

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Throughout our lives, the way we learn to interact with others and build relationships has a major impact on not only our social lives, but our physical, mental and emotional health as well. For seniors, some of the main benefits of social interactions are similar to those of physical exercise: a boosted mood and less […]

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Senior Golf Swing Tips

More than any other sport, golf caters to the difficulties seniors face and allows an individual to play, and play well, despite the aging process. The handicap system levels the playing field, allowing anyone to play competitively in organized competition, despite physical difficulties. The game is played by millions of seniors, providing numerous social and […]

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Volunteer Opportunities Around Pacific Grove, CA

Benefits of Volunteering Volunteering provides vital assistance to people in need. But the benefits can be even greater for the volunteer. Giving of yourself doesn’t just make the world better – it makes you better. Studies have shown that volunteering improves your physical health, while also increasing your happiness and sense of well-being. It combats depression, reduces […]

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