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Brunswick Forest - Where Families Enjoy Vacations Right at Home

Jul 11, 2017
best neighborhoods in Wilmington NC

Who doesn’t love the summer months? A happy time when most of us are heading off on fun-filled, family vacations. In fact, American’s spend over $200 million a year to experience this ‘happy state’ as often as they can. Seasoned real estate developers have taken notice and are building these ‘vacation playgrounds’ right within their neighborhoods. Places with...

Hilton Head Lakes - Lifelong Learning Campus Right Next Door

Jul 7, 2017
South Carolina lake communities

In retirement, many people like to take up new hobbies such as a photography, art, literature and other interesting subjects. And with plenty of time on their hands, they often attend college for lifelong learning courses. For those who live in Hilton Head Lakes in Bluffton, South Carolina, there are very convenient options for continuing education. Located...

Forest Bathing in Asheville North Carolina

Jun 19, 2017
Forest bathing in Asheville

Avid outdoor explorers are rapidly discovering the multitude of health benefits that can be gained by the practice of “shinrin-yoku” otherwise known as forest bathing and there’s no better place to live and enjoy this than in Asheville. Originating in Japan, a forest bathing trip involves visiting a forest for relaxation and recreation. By breathing in wood essential oils (phytoncides) found in the trees, bathers enjoy the benefit of reduced stress, boosted immunity and...

Don't Miss the 2017 Hilton Head Parade of Homes

Mar 20, 2017
Logan Homes - dream kitchens

Spring is here, and it’s time again for Hilton Head's annual Parade of Homes. From March 24-26, visitors can tour some of the most creative and energy efficient homes in the Lowcountry built by the area’s best home builders such as Logan Homes. The spring season brings refreshing warmth and inspiration. It’s a time when many folks head outdoors to do update their homes and work on their gardens. It’s also when many new or soon-to-be retirees...

Reflections from a Brunswick Forest Custom Home Builder

Mar 17, 2017
Plantation Building Corp

If you’re one of the 76 million Baby Boomers approaching retirement, it’s likely the happiest time of your life. After working hard and diligently saving, for many, now’s the time to cash in the rewards and what better place than in one of the North Carolina’s most beautiful coastal areas. Wilmington is found in a string of barrier islands connected by the famous Cape Fear River. Boomers love...

Superb Hikes In and Around Tellico Village

Feb 8, 2017
Tellico Village hiking club

Active Baby Boomers have and are pursuing planned retirement communities in the most affordable mountain towns, those who provide the ultimate choices for maintaining good health and overall well-being while enjoying some of the finest landscaping the country has to offer. One of the most popular waterfront retirement communities in Tennessee known for superb hiking trails is Tellico Village built on the shores of Tellico Lake...

The Cliffs Unveils New High-Tech Wellness Center at Mountain Park

Jan 25, 2017
The Villages at Mountain Park Wellness Center

The Cliffs is thrilled to announce the opening of the new, state-of-the-art Wellness Center at the The Village at Mountain Park, an innovative new facility offering members of The Cliffs modern, movement-focused workout solutions and cutting-edge technology including the first Escape Fitness FunXtion machine in the U.S. — a highly advanced exercise system that lets members...

Walkable Communities - The Spanish Moss Trail in Beaufort SC

Jan 21, 2017
The Spanish Moss Trail in Beaufort SC

Folks seeking the ultimate destination with rich history, antebellum architecture and majestic oaks draped with flowing Spanish moss should consider a visit to Beaufort, the second-oldest city in South Carolina incorporated by the British in 1711. Located in the heart of the Sea Islands of South Carolina, Beaufort wonderfully represents the charm and appeal associated with living the Southern lifestyle in the Lowcountry’s walkable communities...

Kick Off the New Year with a Tennessee Hike

Dec 16, 2016
national parks Tennessee

New Year’s Day is a few weeks away. Instead of doing the usual partying and lounging around the next day, why not switch things up by taking a healthy hike? Kick off the new year right by hiking in the great outdoors in Eastern Tennessee. America’s national parks have kicked off what’s called ‘First Day Hikes’ at parks across America. The national parks of Tennessee are a beautiful place to start the year off on a healthy note. It’s also a great way to meet other health conscience people and...

The Social Scene at Brunswick Forest

Nov 17, 2016
Brunswick Forest social clubs

While many retirees find ways to spend their golden days such as playing golf, tennis, gardening and more, many still long for a group of friends to spend their idle time with. Social clubs become an important part of their new, work-free lifestyle. This is why at Brunswick Forest, one of the top Wilmington NC retirement communities, there are a number of clubs throughout the week for residents to join, as well as games to play and...


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