December 2015 | Wesley Glen Retirement Community

Charitable Giving 2015

With the last few days of the year approaching, it’s not too late to make a charitable donation to your favorite charity or to provide collected personal or household items to a local non-profit group. According to the National Philanthropic Trust, the annual American household gave $2,974 to charities in 2014. In addition, non-profits are […]

Back to Work at Our Age?! New Careers for Seniors

A recent movie “The Intern” features Academy Award-winning actor Robert DeNiro as just that: an intern back to work in corporate America, reporting to a 30-something boss. Many of my friends who are of retirement age are finding themselves in new careers and/or just NOT retiring. They say they can’t afford to or they just […]

Holiday Entertaining Made Simple

How many hours did you spend planning your family’s Thanksgiving festivities? Did you have a hard time keeping your eyes open once you were finally able to sit down to the meal you spent weeks planning? I have family and friends who enjoy the stress of the holidays, the planning, shopping, cooking, entertaining, and the […]