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Women on the move: Becky

Women on the Moveis a one-a-month series on this blog about women of retirement age who refuse to retire from life. Women who seek and embrace change. Women who stand at the bend in the road and, with a sense of adventure, impulsiveness, curiosity and courage, keep walking.

Moments

Only you will ever know the moments that make it all worthwhile.

Listen to the quiet

The first warning came from my grandmother. I was 27, running through life. Not like there was no tomorrow but like I had to get to tomorrow before anyone else did. My grandmother gave me a book, “Slow Me Down, Lord”. I did not listen to the warning.

Could she dance

She was a 70-something, 5-foot something, silver-haired beauty with eyes that could carry on a conversation and a smile that could make a beggar give up his last dime.

Advertorial: 300 More Reasons to Head South For the Winter

As temperatures begin to drop up North, Southern Vacation Rentals is gearing up for the winter by adding nearly 300 vacation rentals to their options for guests to stay along the beaches of Northwest Florida and Coastal Alabama.

Advertorial - Snowbird season is almost here

Get ready for a sweet Southern experience because snowbird season is almost here!

Advertorial - Choose a sweet southern winter vacation in Northwest Florida

Dreaming of spending your winter in a warmer climate? Southern Vacation Rentals wants to help you find the perfect home, cottage or condo rental in Northwest Florida for your extended stay this winter.

Hamilton: Not a lunchpail town

A trip to the Hamilton area will soon convince you that there is much more there than steel-mills, bowling alleys and football.

The world’s greatest detective

Robert Fabian, who had risen through the ranks of the London Metropolitan Police Force to become detective superintendent of Scotland Yard, was popularly known as the world’s greatest detective.

Memories of London’s underground

All the hubbub surrounding Toronto’s expansion of its smallish subway service got me to thinking about the massive London Underground System with its almost 300 stations on 11 different lines.

Forever Young Information

Canada's Adult Lifestyle Publication

Scam Proof: Be on guard online

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Whether due to perceived accumulated wealth, or the notion that seniors are less likely to report crimes due to fear of embarrassment, they are often targeted by scammers.

Hatching a Program

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Feb 27, 2017 - 0 comments

As part of the Hatch-A-Chick program, equipment and eggs were loaned from a farm and set up in the dining room for the residents at Peninsula Retirement Residence in Surrey, B.C., to enjoy and care for.

’14 a year of growth for Ontario ALCs

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Dec 27, 2014 - 0 comments

As the boomer-and-beyond population continues to grow, Ontario’s lifestyle communities are keeping up with the demand for carefree and activity-packed retirement living by expanding and offering new and innovative amenities - click headline

Housing Digest: Innovation rewarded at Georgian Village

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Dec 20, 2014 - 0 comments

Georgian Village received the Association of Municipalities of Ontario’s Peter J. Marshall Award / Escalating numbers create need for aboriginal senior housing / Denmark’s first Rainbow home opens - click headline

Housing Roundup: Report catalogues cost of life on a sailboat

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Sep 21, 2014 - 0 comments

Living out of a sailboat in the Caribbean or in other global warm spots can be inexpensive / Empty nesters wooed for Nova Scotia project / new Georgian Bay dementia home opens - click headline

Yours to discover: Ontario’s boomer-oriented communities capitalize on regional attractions

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Jul 24, 2014 - 0 comments

From the Quebec border to the Sarnia/Windsor corridor, Ontario’s distinct regions boast individual attractions, offering the burgeoning boomer population abundant lifestyle choices - click headline

Adult Lifestyle Communities: Seeing the sites

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Jun 27, 2014 - 0 comments

As spring turns to summer, Ontario’s adult lifestyle communities are gearing up for seasonal entertainment to entertain their own residents and draw visitors for a visit - click headline

Adult Lifestyle Communities on the grow

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Apr 07, 2014 - 0 comments

Ontario’s adult lifestyle communities catering to mid-life and older adults continue to boom with expansions across the province - click headline

HOUSING award-winners: Gold for Noho

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When it comes to creating the best housing for people aged 50-plus, it’s not about the “house” – it’s about living life to its fullest. That may sound idealistic, but an impressive group of American homebuilders have found a way to make those concepts a reality - click headline

They will remember our veterans at Ontario's adult lifestyle communities

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Nov 11, 2013 - 48 comments

Adult lifestyle communities across the province commemorate the service of veterans, on November 11, in a variety of ways