Hang 48! Surf Clubs for Older Adults

Vince Simansky was 40 years old when he realized he was one of the most mature surfers on the water on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. “I also noticed that my surfing style was different, more ‘old school’ or ‘classic,’” Vince writes on his blog. “Don’t get me wrong, I admire their style, but […]

High Tech Items That Make Aging Easy

4 High-Tech Gadgets That Make Aging Easy

The ‘smart home’ was an idea initially conceived in the late 1940s and early 1950s when new technologies were being developed and adopted by the appliance industry. Spray-mist irons and automatic washers and dryers made doing the laundry a breeze. Automatic coffeepots took the hassle out of brewing a cup of morning joe. Self-cleaning ovens […]

Items You Shouldn't Move as a Senior

Items You Shouldn’t Move Yourself

There are years of sentimental items in your home including furniture that you wouldn’t give up even if someone paid you. But that doesn’t mean you should move it yourself. There are items that you shouldn’t physically move because it may cause injury. There are also items that we highly recommend not sending with movers. […]

Exercise Has Many Benefits to Seniors

How Exercise is Beneficial to Moving

Moving causes high stress levels, whether you are a senior rightsizing or moving into a one story home, when you are under this kind of stress you can feel a high amount of anxiety and depression. Exercise is extremely beneficial to a senior moving. Exercise not only boosts energy, helps you maintain independence, manage symptoms […]

Foods That Help with Forgetfulness

Foods That Fight Forgetfulness

If you’re like most Americans, you probably eat three big meals a day. You eat the “sticks-to-your-ribs” kind of fare – the run-of-the-mill “meat n’ potatoes” platters that give you the energy you need to get you through to the next meal. Here’s some food for thought: rationing out your meals by dividing them into […]

Senior Relaxation Tips

Essential Senior Moves to Help You Relax

Moving is stressful for all people involved, but for seniors it is even more stressful. All of the things that came easy to people in the 30s and 40s even some in their 50s are not so simple in your 60s, 70s and definitely not simple for those in their 80s. Packing boxes, lifting heavy […]

High Flying Octogenarians

Who Are the United Flying Octogenarians?

There exists an organization of pilots who call themselves UFOs. Unidentified Flying Objects? Not at all. They’re the United Flying Octogenarians – an international non-profit organization consisting of over 1,400 pilots above age of 80. Some still fly, and some even instruct, though most are simply interested in keeping their appetite for aviation sated. It […]