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7 Ways Gratitude Is Good for Your Health

7 Ways Gratitude Is Good for Your Health

The holidays are about lots of things: family, friends, food and being grateful. As it turns out, being grateful does more than make you happy for the wonderful things you have in your life – it also can make you healthier. “Being thankful and grateful as a ...
Meet Our Residents: The Shanes

Meet Our Residents: The Shanes

If you’re looking for cheerleaders for Royal Oaks, look no further than John and Karen Shane. “John and Karen are a wonderful part of our community, and we’re so thrilled that they chose Royal Oaks as their forever home,” says Mary Ellen Thieroff, Marketing ...
How CCRCs Can Ease Retirement-Related Fears

How CCRCs Can Ease Retirement-Related Fears

One subject that is frequently voiced among prospective residents of continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs or “life plan communities”) revolves around the stress associated with envisioning and planning for the future, and indeed, it can feel like a ...
5 Benefits of Moving into a New Senior Living Community

5 Benefits of Moving into a New Senior Living Community

Who doesn’t like things that are bright, shiny and new? There’s something extra-special about buying a new piece of furniture, or a new car or even a new house. That last one in particular can be even more fulfilling when it’s new construction and you know you’re ...
Why a Move to Senior Living Means More Freedom

Why a Move to Senior Living Means More Freedom

As seniors age, it becomes more likely for them to desire a move to a senior living community; however, to some, they fear that time coming. This can be because of a number of reasons, but more often than not, it's because of their misconceptions about senior ...
6 Key Considerations for Your CCRC Decision Process

6 Key Considerations for Your CCRC Decision Process

Financially, emotionally, and from a practical perspective, choosing a continuing care retirement community (CCRC or “life plan” community) is a big decision. Here at myLifeSite, we strive to provide information and create resources that can help seniors make a ...
Choosing a Life Plan Community to Meet Your Needs

Choosing a Life Plan Community to Meet Your Needs

When it comes to choosing a Life Plan Community, it’s increasingly important to pick one that meets your wishes, needs and wants both now and for years to come. This will not only help you to best seize every day, but it will ensure you choose a home that will be ...