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5 Reasons to Consider Lawrence Your Top Retirement Destination

Integrating into a new, vibrant community is the perfect time to reinvent. Explore what to look for in a retirement destination and discover how Lawrence fits the bill.

7 Must-See Lawrence Events and Festivals This Summer

The largest festival of street performers in the U.S., a farmer's market voted best in Lawrence, and a weeklong celebration of film, music, art and ideas are only a few local activities. Open your door to new possibilities in Lawrence this summer!

6 Reasons Why Gardening Is the Perfect Retirement Hobby

It’s important to look for a hobby that can be altered to fit your new lifestyle perfectly. Why should you consider gardening? Explore the health, mood, community involvement benefits, and more about this perfect retirement hobby.

8 Steps to Prepare for Winter

Winter is here - time to curl up with a good book and your favorite sweater while enjoying the comforts of your home. As winter approaches, here are a few tips to help you have a safe and healthy winter season.

6 Ways Revamping Your Home Inspires a Happy Retirement

Surroundings, for better or worse, affect your mood and energy level in a very real way. Discover how you can harness the power of your home surroundings to positively influence your mood.

Retiring to City Life From the Country

Living in a city makes 55% of urban Baby Boomers feel their life is more exciting and carefree- but why? Consider these five reasons for why living in town may be a good option for you.

Are Pets the Secret to a Happy Retirement?

Cheerful meows, loving barks- while these are common household sounds, could they also be the sound of a quality life? You may be surprised at the number of life-quality benefits pets can offer retirees of all ages.

3 Ways to Make Caring for an Aging Parent Easier

About 25 percent of Americans say their aging parents need some kind of help – and most of it comes from family. Here are 3 ways you can make taking care of your aging parent easier, and more rewarding, for everyone.

Top 5 Reasons to Retire in a College Town

Baby Boomers facing retirement aren’t settling for just settling down. They’re looking for an active second chapter in their lives. If this sounds like you, here are 5 reasons you should retire in a college town.

Tips for Relocating After Retirement

The idea of “settling down” after retirement is taking on a whole new meaning for many at or near retirement age. While some are content to stay in their homes, a lot of Boomers are considering a move. Do you know what you need to know about relocation?

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