Revisting Resolutions: Keeping the Motivation

Resolutions can turn from friends to fickle foes in the middle of January.

It seems to make sense at the first of the month: with the dawning of a brand new year comes the dawning of a new you. Finally there is a chance to organize the living room so well that the television remote’s instructions takes a moment to find, or to get a stomach so flat that the jeans from high school fit with ease.

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Garden Trends for 2015

Dr. Leonard Perry, Extension Professor University of Vermont Health, nature, and living outdoors  are some of the key gardening trends nationwide for this coming year.  Each year, the Garden Media Group (www.gardenmediagroup.com)– a marketing firm for the home and garden industry—identifies key trends for the coming season. For 2015 they’ve pegged nine of these, which…

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Warm Up Your Winter – 5 Warm Destinations

If the cold weather has you in a funk, why save your vacation time for the summer? In tropical locations across the globe, there people sitting on the beach, drinking an umbrella drink and getting some much needed rest and relaxation after the holidays. Now is a great time to visit any five of our…

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Throwback Thursday: Do You Remember… Banana Seat Bicycles

Throwback Thursday: Banana Seat Bicycles In 1963, Schwinn designer Al Fritz spruced up a simple bike with long, padded seats and high-rise handlebars, giving it a look that resembled a “chopper” motorcycle. The “Sting Ray” design was an instant hit, the long seat allowing for more than one rider, and remained popular throughout the 60s…

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Seminars at the Expo

Besides the excitement of meeting face to face with dozens of community representatives from around the south and southeast, the ideal-LIVING Resort & Retirement Expo also offers a series of informative seminars.  These presentations are scheduled throughout the day so you can plan to take advantage of them without interrupting your “shopping” in the Ballroom. We…

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Safe Traveling This Winter – Winter Travel Tips

Whether you are driving on icy roads, or flying across the country there are always winter weather warnings to be aware of. Family vacations can become stressful with a simple slip up in your plans. Prepare yourself for the worst, and always travel with caution. If you are driving to your destination, make sure to…

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Healthy Living: Hiking and Walking Trails

Hiking and Walking Trail Communities

Healthy Living: Hiking and Walking Trails The moments that stand out are those that are spent in movement: photographing the Great Falls, traveling through the Ruby Caves, climbing trees, and hosting picnics. What better place to do this than a community whose priorities lay most with getting their residents up and out under the sunshine?…

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Del Webb Fitness Centers: Get Fit!

It’s that time of year when we make resolutions to do better, be better, and try harder in the upcoming year. Whether your goal is to get in shape or stay in shape, whether you want to give up something in your diet or eat better in general, there is definitely a motivating power that comes with starting a new year.

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More Than a Meet & Greet: Expo Exhibitors

The ideal-LIVING Resort & Retirement Show is more than just a simple “meet & greet”. With as many as 50 exhibitors in the Grand Ballroom of an upscale hotel, it becomes an opportunity to find answers to all of your retirement questions. We have simplified the process for finding your ideal resort or retirement property to make it both entertaining and fun

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