We all have heroes in our lives. Maybe a teacher, a mentor, a parent, or even a child fits that bill. I have several. I must confess, I like strong women and many of my super heroes are just that, strong women. I’ve learned a lot from them and I still do. Maybe you can benefit from what I have learned.
When we baby boomers think about retirement destinations, many of us have a specific lifestyle in mind. We envision certain geographic features, cultural opportunities, and/or outdoor activities that fit our present interests and dreams for the future. This post is about our investigation of a unique retirement lifestyle in an equestrian-oriented community. [Read more…]
Baby boomers and developers are trying to keep up with explosive growth in the demand for active adult communities. It is hard to do. A Google search turns up thousands of hits, most of which are ads promoting one community or another. [Read more…]
Last fall Mrs. GoTo and I decided to take our first visit to an active adult community (also known as a 55+ community). We had been generally discussing the concept of downsizing in the not so distant future, so we thought we would begin exploring the various options for a downsized destination. Del Webb may be the best known developer of active adult communities. It has properties all over the country. Lake Providence is one of its newest. [Read more…]