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Independent Living

Holiday gifts for parents who just downsized

Downsizing can allow older adults to enjoy a fresh start and a simplified...

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Independent Living

How to Organize and Declutter for a Stress-Free Space (A checklist)

Home should be a peaceful, enjoyable place, but sometimes clutter can...

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Ground is broken for homes on Brio campus
Independent Living

Ground is broken for homes on Brio campus

What a special day for WesleyLife and Brio of Johnston, a WesleyLife Community!...

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Independent Living

Low-Impact Exercises for Seniors

The secret to a longer, healthier life isn’t a secret at all. Exercise is...

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Independent Living

Independent Living in Des Moines: Communities Spotlight

If you’re considering moving into an independent living community in the Des...

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Independent Living

5 Independent Living Amenities You Can’t Access at Home

Independent living is an excellent option for active older adults who want to...

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Independent Living

Is Senior Living Cheaper than Living at Home?

Senior living opens the door to a more exciting, engaged lifestyle with less...

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Independent Living

6 Benefits of Gardening for Seniors

Whether you fantasize about harvesting hearty vegetables, dream of filling your...

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Independent Living

Well-Being in Your 70s: 4 Tips to Age Gracefully

Change and uncertainty can be challenging. However, growing older doesn’t need...

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