In the last decade or so, Merrill Lynch Wealth Management and Age Wave, a consulting firm specializing in issues related to aging, have co-launched a variety of studies to learn more about the goals, attitudes, and desires of today’s retirees. In a 2013 study, one of the most commonly expressed wishes among seniors was a yearning to leave a legacy—and not just of the real estate or monetary kind. 75% of respondents said that it was important for them to be able to pass along their values and life lessons.
There’s More in Common than You Think.
Although there’s a gap in generations, today’s seniors and millennials share a similar desire to downsize, declutter, and simplify their homes and finances.… Read More
According to US News, a new study found that seniors who regularly take walks may experience benefits specifically related to brain health and cognition. The study found that adults over the age of 60 years old struggling with memory issues were better able to focus and process information if they walked more than 4,000 steps in one day, or roughly two miles. Check out the article for more information, and be sure to consult your physician prior to beginning any exercise regimen.… Read More
The Marathon Club has come to Timber Ridge! Started by the inspiration of Timber Ridge’s Fitness Director Rachel Leszczynski, resident Robert Clark leads the six-member group on a bi-weekly hour run throughout Issaquah. The group was formed just a few months ago and grows in participants each time.
As 2017 comes to a close, the residents and staff at Timber Ridge at Talus are thankful for the many blessings that were experienced this year. A close-knit community located in Issaquah, Washington, Timber Ridge at Talus’ commitment to fitness, nutrition, and holistic well-being are among residents’ favorite attributes. This year also brought some exciting additions to the community, as well as the continuation of beloved programs and activities.… Read More