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The new year is rolling in and we’re so happy to have our seasonal neighbors back. We hope your holidays were filled with joy and laughter. Read on to learn more about the different events we hosted over the past couple of months.
The community office will be closed the following days in observance of the holidays.
We all know breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but do you know why? A balanced meal in the morning jumpstarts your metabolism and helps improve your energy and concentration throughout the day. Plus, it prevents overeating later in the day. Check out these 31 breakfast recipes to inspire your next morning masterpiece.
In the past few months we have completed several significant improvements and upgrades to our community. From our landscaping to the fitness center, every part of our community is kept looking fresh and updated. Read more to see all the community improvements.
The Sales Department had a great close to the year, selling more than 35 resale homes! As we move into 2019, we will continue to respond to our customers around the clock. Read for more info from our sales team and a few specials.
Congratulations to our Email Collection Contest winner, Leland Houston. Leland won a $50 Visa gift card for providing his email address. Thank you to everyone participated. If you know someone who hasn’t yet, make sure they know to submit their email address so they can stay up-to-date on the latest info.
If you’re looking for a gentle form of exercise with powerful physical and mental benefits, Tai Chi may be the best option. Comprised of a series of choreographed, low-impact movements, Tai Chi is meant to help improve your strength, posture, and stress. The best part is this increasingly popular workout doesn’t leave you feeling sweaty or sore! Try out some basic moves to see if Tai Chi is right for you.
Our Toys for Tots drive and the Second Harvest food drive were incredibly successful this year. Thanks to our residents, who donated a mountain of supplies for our local branches of these organizations. Read on to check out our final haul of donations.
Meet our resident of the month, Midna Reyes. As one of the water aerobics teachers, you’re most likely to find her at the pool chatting with new residents. Read on to learn more about Midna and how she came to call our community home.
On Tuesday, October 23, our residents enjoyed a presentation on Medicare and Medicaid. Corina Savela, an independent agent, answered residents’ questions about the programs. Read more to see pictures from the event.
New year, new stuff. As the new year rolls in, you’re probably taking stock of what you’ve got and what you no longer need. One great way to clear the clutter and make a quick buck is to host a garage sale or join one in your community or church. There are plenty of ways to make your garage sale stand out from the crowd, like working with a group to create a bountiful and diverse sale. Take a look at these ideas for ways to get the most bucks for your bang.
Congratulations to our latest Yard of the Quarter winner, Dorothy Jewell of 2446 Lakes of Melbourne Drive. We love seeing our community members put so much heart and soul into their lawns. If you see Dorothy around, make sure to say hi!
The Hell ‘n Blazes microbrewery has operated in downtown Melbourne for nearly two years. In this edition of Wes Robbins’ review, learn all about the microbrewery’s food and beer options, as well as their quality. Read more for the full review.
Did you know closing your door is a critical part of fire safety? Fifty percent of house fires occur during times most people are asleep and closing your door can help protect you. Read below to see exactly how a closed door can keep you safe.
As technology continues to advance, more people are “cutting the cord” by getting rid of cable. Streaming services provide a wider variety of ways to watch your favorite programs, whether you’re on-the-go or snuggled on the couch. They only cost a fraction of a normal cable bill and most services offer a free period, so you can try before you buy. This is a great way to see if cutting the cord works for your lifestyle.
If you’re looking to grill your finest steak ever, this is the article for you. Click read more to learn best techniques and then get back to grilling.
The world is full of new and interesting facts. While we can’t know everything, we can learn a few more bits of knowledge this month. Click read more for a list of fun facts and use your newfound trivia knowledge to impress your friends.
We all remember watching Sam Malone turn out the lights on our favorite local bar, but Ted Danson’s real life was at a crossroads. Since ending Cheers, he’s managed to grow his career and his life. Want to know how he did it? Keep reading to see Ted’s tips for a balanced life.
Ready for a getaway but worried about the funds? There are plenty of tips and tricks for vacationing on a budget so you can enjoy your trip without breaking the bank. However, the destination is often the most expensive part of a vacation. This list features 18 of the best affordable destinations to make your holiday one for the books. With these travel hacks, there’s no need to keep putting off your next trip!
Our food is evolving as fast as our technology and it can be challenging to keep up with all the newest fads. Kroger predicted the biggest food trends of 2019 to help you stay up to date. Keep reading to learn what everyone will be putting on their plates this year.
Overspending is an easy habit to form and sticking to a budget is difficult. Thankfully, there are strategies specifically for retirees that will have you budgeting like a professional in no time. Read more to learn how to stick to your plan and stop wasting time on unnecessary financial worries.
Take the hassle out of making rent payments with Hometown America’s E-Z Pay. With E-Z Pay, your lot rent will be automatically deducted from your bank account on the third of each month. New sign-ups earn a $10 credit.
Hometown America is proud to promote SafeHaven National Insurance Agency, specializing in coverage for manufactured homeowners and renters. Many companies are difficult to work with or do not write policies that provide adequate protection for prefabricated homes. Make sure you are dealing with an insurance company that offers competitively priced policies and the protections important to you. Visit SafeHaven online or call 1-800-536-8999 for a quote.