Category: General

What Barbara Bush Taught Us About Growing Old

As we’ve all heard, Barbara Bush, the fiercely loyal and beloved wife of former President, George H. W. Bush, passed away last week at the age of 92. However, she was much more than First Lady and the Bush family matriarch. During her life she brought mirth, love and literacy to millions. Her legacy will… Read More »



SpringShire’s Founder’s Club Benefits

Make plans at SpringShire now and enjoy Founder’s Club benefits! Why make plans at SpringShire now? As a founding member of SpringShire, you are entitled to complimentary benefits. These benefits will make your move to SpringShire stress-free and will improve the quality of your life’s next chapter! Not to mention, your deposit is kept in… Read More »


Six New Year’s Resolutions Perfect For Those Over 60

It’s the first month of the New Year. Which means it’s the perfect opportunity for a fresh start. Have you made any resolutions for 2018? As you consider what you would like to change or improve in this New Year, reflect on your life as a whole. Are you happy with your health? Are you… Read More »


Ways to Stay Active During The Fall

Fall is right around the corner! Are you ready for cooler weather, sweaters and pumpkin-flavored sweets?  While some of us may be sad summer is over, fall is a great time for seniors to get up and get moving, as temperatures begin to level off and the humidity decreases. This season take the time to… Read More »


Celebrating Work

By Morgan Lamphere, Vice President of Marketing, Retirement Living Associates, Inc. As we celebrate Labor Day, let’s reflect on what work means to someone who is retired. Even though you may not be receiving a regular paycheck, work and vocational experience is still a significant part of life. Think back on your first job… How… Read More »


3 Gifts Life Has Given You When You Are 60 and Beyond

It seems that the more candles you blow out on your cake, the happier your life can be. Research has shown that, although many things supposedly worsen with age, older people often have a better sense of overall well-being. Here are three gifts that life has given you when you reach 60 that make you… Read More »


Press Release: SpringShire to hold open house

A continuing care retirement community will host an open house this week to give the community a chance to glimpse what the completed community will look like. SpringShire Retirement LLC will hold an open house on Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. During the event, which will take place at the SpringShire Informational Center,… Read More »


Meet Kip Harder

This Monday, we would like to introduce you to future resident, Kip Harder. A current resident of Raleigh, NC, Kip has been retired for three years. In her free time she enjoys adult coloring, photography and reading. Kip recently attended an event that SpringShire hosted with the ECU Alumni Association. “The behind-the-scenes tour of the… Read More »


Meet Kyle Dilday

This Monday, we would like you to meet Retirement Living Associates, VP of Operations, Kyle Dilday. Kyle is an eastern North Carolina native who grew up in Ahoskie. His first years in college were at UNC, but he ultimately returned to eastern NC to attend ECU, majoring in Public Health. After graduation he and his… Read More »