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5 Healthy Halloween Candies

If you’re getting ready for your Savannah independent living community to welcome trick-or-treaters, you’re probably planning out the candy you intend to buy for them. Unfortunately, many popular candies are loaded with artificial ingredients, sugars, and preservatives. If it’s not … Continue reading

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Perfect Gift Ideas for Seniors

The holidays are a special time of year when seniors feel young again. It is not only a time of year when memories are rekindled and families come together, it is just a lighthearted season that’s made even more fun … Continue reading

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Why Seniors Can Benefit From Volunteering

As we age, connections with other people become so much more important. Being with others and working together towards a unified goal is not only rewarding, but it helps break up the monotony of life after retirement. As a result, … Continue reading

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9 “Old-Fashioned” Ways to Go Green

Living a “greener,” more eco-friendly lifestyle is a common New Year’s resolution made by today’s younger generation. But, what they may not realize is that their grandparents have been living green for generations. If you want to really reduce your carbon … Continue reading

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Holiday Decorating Safety Tips for Seniors

Just because you live in a Savannah independent living community, like The Marshes of Skidaway Island, does not mean that you no longer get excited for the holidays. In fact, we find that seniors are just as likely to decorate … Continue reading

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How Donations Help Against Breast Cancer

October isn’t just the month when Halloween takes place; it is also Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The Marshes of Skidaway Island senior living in Savannah share how donations to the American Cancer Society help in the fight against breast cancer. … Continue reading

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Top 10 Social Media Safety Tips

Social media makes it possible to share photos, stories, and information quicker and easier than any other type of communication. As such, it is quickly becoming accepted by older adults living in retirement communities in Savannah. Today’s active adults are … Continue reading

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Retire in Style: Senior Living in Savannah

In a recent article in Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine, The Marshes of Skidaway Island was highlighted as being one of the modern continuing care retirement communities (CCRC) that focus on providing residents with resort-like amenities, advanced healthcare, and luxurious lifestyles. … Continue reading

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6 Safe Travel Tips for Seniors

With summer upon us, families will begin planning their vacations. For many, this means taking special consideration for their aging parents when traveling with others or alone. To help your parent’s trip go off without a hitch, try following these … Continue reading

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Savannah Independent Living | Our Resident as a Hometown Hero

On Monday, June 10, Simon Cols, a resident at The Marshes enjoying Savannah independent living, alongside his wife of 64 years, was honored as WTOC’s Hometown Hero. Although Cols retired from his career at General Motors over 28 years ago, he has … Continue reading

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