As we age, maintaining the mobility of our youth can become difficult. This can make it a little bit harder to plan activities for the whole family, especially if there are younger, more active members participating. If you’ve struggled with [...]
If you’re thinking about moving into an independent living community, you may be wondering– “What’s the food like?” We can tell you! The dining program at Waterford Terrace is just one of the wonderful aspects of being a resident of [...]
As much as we wish it were so, the fountain of youth isn’t real. But that doesn’t mean we can’t maintain our health, energy, and independence! These days, seniors are more socially, mentally, and physically active than ever before. They’re [...]
Fall is quickly approaching, and with it comes the opportunity to enjoy the cooler temperatures, beautiful scenery, and the upcoming holiday season! Here are some great ways for you and your loved one to enjoy fall from The Haven at [...]
Arts and crafts are a great way for seniors to engage their brain in an activity, be creative, and also fine-tune their physical motor skills. As it turns out, arts and crafts aren’t just fun– they’re healthy! While arts and [...]
When one thinks of fall, often the first thoughts that come to mind are colder weather and changing leaves. However, fall is an important season for more reasons than just fall foliage and football games. As the temperatures drop, flu [...]
Fall is officially here and winter is right around the corner, meaning that cooler weather is on the way! With the temperature dropping, outdoor activities, especially for seniors, will become much more limited. Luckily, there are plenty of simple ways [...]
The season is changing, but as the doors to summer activities draw to a close, the window of opportunity for many fun new outdoor activities for fall is swinging wide open! Instead of spending days hiding in the shade, the [...]
There’s nothing quite as rewarding as eating fresh veggies and fruits from your very own garden! And just because it’s getting cooler outside doesn’t mean you can’t still garden. In fact, a lot of nutritious and delicious veggies actually do [...]
There’s nothing quite like the worry-free living that you can enjoy from independent apartments and communities. Imagine–no lawn or house maintenance, tons of fun activities, yummy meals–the list of awesome perks found at independent living communities goes on and on. [...]
When cold weather keeps you indoors, it's a great opportunity to break out the board games! Whether you love jigsaw puzzles, chess, checkers, or Scrabble, playing games with friends and family nurtures relationships while keeping your mind sharp.
We challenge you to make time to get together for an evening of games and laughter!
The culinary mastermind behind the exquisite dining experience at Hammond Glen Retirement Community! With a passion for cooking that ignited in his teenage years, Peter's journey from dishwashing to mastering the culinary arts is a testament to his dedication and skill. As the recipient of the 'Executive Chef of the Year 2023' award for Sunshine Retirement Living, he brings not only exceptional dishes to the table but also a specialized focus on hospitality for our senior residents.
Join us in celebrating Chef Peter, a true inspiration and a vital part of our Senior Executive Chef Team, as he continues to elevate the dining experience and mentor fellow chefs across our communities. ... See MoreSee Less