Talking Retirement Living Blog
Do I Own My Home And Will It Be Livable For Years To Come
It is important to understand that when you buy into a Lendlease retirement village, there are different titles you can purchase under.
Three Steps To Ageless Beauty
As the digital world continues to grow so too does our thirst for knowledge. We’ve never before had access to such a wide range of information, from makeup tutorials to scientific ...
A Stylist’s Guide To Packing Light And Travelling Fashionabl...
One holiday planned, two tickets booked, a 25kg luggage limit and you’re nearly ready for your next adventure. The packing stage, however, can be arduous particularly for those who...
Barbers With A Mission - Cutting the Men’s Mental Health Sti...
A barbershop for a gentleman is like a day spa for women. A space to relax, where conversations flow freely and of course, a few handy grooming tips.
21st Century Grandparents
They’re the light of your life. The apples of your eye. The veritable angels you can spoil rotten with love and lollies before packing them back to their parents. But after a while, a few hours of babysitting becomes a few more hours – then a two-day-a-week obligation. And while the initial excitement of caring for the grandkids is a beautiful thing, once ‘Nanna’ begins to feel like the nanny and play starts to feel like work, being a grandparent can quickly lose its sheen (much as you dote on your offspring’s offspring.)Read more
The first 50 days: From moving to the joy of a new lifestyle
Reassuring the kids, signing the contract and meeting new neighbours – Jenny and Ian Hansen from Lendlease’s The Lakes, Bundaberg, share their experience of transitioning from their family home to a retirement community.Read more
Dollars and Sense
The inimitable Oscar Wilde said, “When I was young, I thought that money was the most important thing in life; now that I’m old, I know that it is.” The author Henry David Thoreau may argue that “wealth is the ability to fully experience life” – and in many cases he’d be right – but there’s no denying that while cold, hard cash can’t buy you happiness, there’s a reason just about everyone wants more of it.Read more
The Dance Teacher
Jean Baker from Lendlease Parkland Villas Retirement Village in Ellenbrook WA has a packed social calendar between spending time with friends in and outside of the village, and teaching seniors tap dancing.Read more
The Edition is the go-to for those to whom age is irrelevant and attitude is everything
Engaging stories, insightful interviews, inspiring real life stories and features – The Edition is the go-to for those to whom age is irrelevant and attitude is everything. Bursting with health, wellness and lifestyle, to culture, current affairs and mouth-watering recipes, it encapsulates what it means to be one of the healthiest, wealthiest, most empowered and adventurous generations the world has ever seen.