Back-to-school time can be exciting. New supplies, a new year and new friends may all be on the radar for kids. But why should kids have all the fun? You're never too old to learn something new. Fun learning activities can make life exciting, keep your brain sharp and introduce you to new things you didn't know you loved. Try these options for learning as an older adult.
It's never too late to start a new hobby. Starting a senior sketchbook is a creative hobby option that can help you process your feelings and show your artistic side. Sketchbooks are personal and flexible — use them to write or draw anything you want. They can also help improve your mood, boost your memory and engage your fine motor skills. These tips can help you get started with a sketchbook.
Social media makes it possible for seniors to get updates about family members, catch up with old friends and make new acquaintances. Knowing some key information about social media can help older adults make the most of sites and apps designed for connecting with others and ensure they have a safe experience online. That’s why our team here at Broadmoor Court put together this list of facts that seniors should know before they sign into social media.
At Broadmoor Court in Colorado Springs, Colorado, we encourage our residents to plan for the unexpected. When you save as much as possible, sudden expenses become minor inconveniences instead of stressful emergencies. Saving money also allows you to get out and enjoy all that Colorado Springs has to offer, from the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo to the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum. Here are seven common retirement expenses you should include in your budget.
People experience losses at all ages, but older adults often face more loss as their friends and loved ones get older.
The seven books in the Chronicles of Narnia series might be written as children's books, but seniors can find many life lessons in these books from C.S. Lewis.
Seniors can enjoy a variety of activities in and near Colorado Springs to keep life fun. Consider these options when you want to get out and explore.
Not only are they delicious, but they also pack lots of nutrients beneficial for seniors. Learn more about incorporating seeds and nuts into your healthy diet.
How can you give gifts your loved ones will appreciate while sticking to your budget of $10 or less per person? Here are five helpful gift ideas
Mobile apps make life more enjoyable and convenient, and mobile checking apps can be particularly handy when you want to keep track of your money.