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What Barbara Bush Taught Us About Growing Old

Barbara Bush

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

Nan and Kathleen laughing while on a shopping trip

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

To-do List in a notebook

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 »


How To Make The Holidays Special When You Can’t Be With Family

Senior woman decorating Christmas tree

When many people think about Christmas they think of presents, trees, family – and traditions. Many times these traditions turn into expectations, and we may find ourselves upset if these traditions have to change. But, as you get older it may be harder to travel to visit family out of town. Or, you may have… Read More »


Meet Jamie Carraway

Jamie Carraway

This Monday, we would like to introduce you to the newest member of the SpringShire team, Jamie Carraway. Jamie is the Sales Assistant for SpringShire. She is a native of Greenville and has lived in the area her whole life. “I love calling eastern North Carolina home and having the chance to experience the many… Read More »


Holiday Safety Tips for Seniors

An older man and woman building a snowman

Christmas is around the corner and the holiday fun is just getting started! Stores are filled with decorations, trees and lights, and our calendars are filled with holiday parties and gathering with family. At SpringShire, we want you all to have a wonderful Christmas! Most importantly though, we want everyone to stay safe during their… Read More »


Important Family Conversation to Have Over the Holidays

Holiday Dinner with a family: kids, parents and grandparents

Holidays are about family and reconnecting with loved ones we may not have seen in a while. If you are like many families, you spend more time with your parents and/or children during the holidays than any other time of the year. If you are visiting elderly parents you may notice that they are not… Read More »


Friendsgiving

  Last Thursday, the SpringShire team gathered with future residents for a Friendsgiving celebration. We had a wonderful time celebrating the upcoming holiday season and enjoying a Thanksgiving meal with new friends and neighbors. We can’t wait for many more holiday celebrations together!


Meet Andrew Ross

Today, SpringShire would like you to meet Advisory Board Member Andrew Ross. Andrew is the Coordinator for Lifelong Learning Programs at East Carolina University.  ECU Lifelong Learning is an educational program for adults 50 and older who have a desire and joy for learning and personal fulfillment. Andrew works to create opportunities that stimulate cultural… Read More »