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It’s amazing how time has gone by so quickly! This year was a great one, from our well-attended events to all of our new residents moving in. We wish you and your family a wonderful holiday season filled with joy.
The community office will be closed the following days in observance of the holidays. We wish all of our residents a happy holiday season!
Being able to cook with one pan, skillet, slow cooker, or pot is an easy way to make dinner shine. These one-pot recipes are convenient for making delicious meals. From Italian to Asian flavors, chicken to salmon, these recipes won’t disappoint. Did we mention they leave you with little clean-up?
With the fall season in full swing and the end of the year approaching, we are completing the last of our community improvement projects for 2018!
We will begin collecting Toys for Tots for the Lake County Marines from Wednesday, November 7 until Friday, December 14. If you would like to donate a new, unwrapped toy, please drop it off at the Community Office during normal business hours. Last year, 383 toys were collected by our generous residents.
Looking for updates on our new models? Know a friend looking to move here? Read more for all the details of our new construction and how you can get $1,000 for referring a friend.
Studies show the positive characteristics of mental and emotional health allow you to live life to the fullest extent through productive, meaningful activities and strong relationships. You have the power to elevate your mood, become more resilient, and enjoy life more. Read over these strategies to see how.
Hot diggity dog! Everyone had such a great time talking to neighbors and friends at our National Hot Dog Day Celebration. Read more to see photos of all the action.
I scream, you scream, we all screamed for ice cream! We are glad so many of you came out for socializing and, of course, ice cream. Click to see some of our happy residents at the event.
All Saddlebrook Farms residents are invited to join us at the Lake Lodge on Friday, November 2, from 8 to 10 a.m. as we honor the brave veterans who have served our country. Read on for more information.
If you are an innovator who likes to re-purpose things, then DIY projects are probably well within your wheelhouse. In need of a little bit of a creative inspiration? Take a look at this list of easy upgrades to make your house look and feel like a million bucks.
The Saddlebrook Farms Annual Craft Show will take place on Saturday, November 10, and Sunday, November 11 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Lake Lodge. All residents, family, and friends are invited. Read on to learn more.
The last yard waste collection will be on Thursday, November 29. Please have your recyclable bags at the curb by 7 a.m.
The last day to sign up for winter fertilizer is Friday, November 9. Prices range from $25 to $32. Please call the Community Office at 847-223-2212 to sign up.
One of the best parts about traveling is the opportunity to eat new, delicious foods. In these six cities, your restaurant options boast incredible dishes. Coast to coast, north to south, visit one of these ideal foodie getaways to satisfy your need for stellar cuisine.
Don’t forget to fall back by turning your clocks back one hour on Sunday, November 4. Remember the time change!
Starting November 13, Saddlebrook Farms will collect much needed items for people experiencing homelessness in Lake County for Public Action to Deliver Shelter (P.A.D.S.) Read more for information about accepted items.
As we end the year, join us for our last two singalongs on Saturday, November 3 and Saturday, December 1. Bring a dish to pass and enjoy singing happy tunes with the group, plus there’s no need to sign up. Read more for details.
We love seeing members of the Trotter Program continuing to walk, run, bike, or workout for their health. If you want to join, simply pick up a mileage sheet from the Community Office or Fitness Center to get started.
The Saddlebrook Veterans Remembrance on Friday, November 2, from 8 – 10 a.m. will take the place of our regular Veterans Meet and Greet on Saturday, November 3. Read on for more information.
Remember when camping meant sleeping in a tent, getting covered in dirt, and struggling to start a fire? They made for wonderful memories, but now you can enjoy the great outdoors with much more ease. From luxury RVs to “glamping” (glamorous camping), the options are endless.
A lot can change in 50 years. As one of the most impactful years in American history, 1968 helped shape the country we know and love today. Let’s take a look back at some of the most notable moments from that year.
Life beyond ours might be a real, provable possibility now thanks to the Curiosity rover. We may finally determine whether or not there has ever been, or could ever be, life on Mars. Click below to read more.
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Looking for a kickstart to your holiday shopping? How about a $50 gift card to Target? Sign up with EZ Pay now for a chance to win! Already signed up? Don’t worry, there’s a separate drawing to say thank you. Read on for details.