Category: Lifestyle

Lucy finds purrfect place to retire on Central Coast

A senior tabby cat is living the best of her nine lives after moving into Glengara Care Retirement Community in Tumbi Umbi with her owners, Joan and Maurice Simpson-Morgan.

Top 5 tips for good health this winter

Care Manager, Sharon Stuart-Gray, shares a typical day at Glengara Care and her top tips on staying healthy during winter.

Smiles for miles in a kitchen with heart

Head Chef at Belrose Country Club, Brad Milligan, shares his favourite winter warmer recipe – braised beef cheeks with salsa verde.

5 tips for your winter garden

With more than 25 years under his gardening belt, Noyea Head Gardener Scott Herse has you covered this winter. Here are his tips to keep your garden fresh.

Community spirit blooms at Bartonvale Gardens

A sensory rose garden created by nearly 50 residents is producing more than stunning blooms – it’s cultivating community spirit.

Celebrate your mum this year with a bit of creativity!

In a time of physical distancing, how do you celebrate and make your mum feel valued and loved? We’ve got some inspiration to help you along, with a list of creative and innovative ideas.

Feel the love this Mother’s Day

No matter whether you want to honour your own motherhood journey, your adult children, your wife or your mum, we’ve put together some new and creative ideas to stay connected and mark the special occasion.

How to have a happy Easter during a pandemic

Self-isolation and social distancing – as well as concern for the welfare of loved ones and yourself – can make it tempting to postpone or skip long held traditions and celebrations such as Easter. But celebrating even the smallest things may be more important now than ever.

15 ways to support while social distancing

One of the best parts of living in a retirement village is the community spirit and atmosphere – there are always things to do, people to see, and activities to take part in. So what happens when there’s a pandemic and our residents need to practise social distancing?

19 tips to stay healthy during COVID-19

We’ve put together 19 tips to help you look after your physical, emotional and mental wellbeing during the coronavirus pandemic.

Step out and smell the beans

While residents of The Rise will have everything they need at their doorstep when they move into Wood Glen, part of the joy of buying a new home is exploring its surroundings.

Step out to enjoy the magic of the Central Coast

One of the best ways to experience the magic of the Central Coast is to explore its many scenic walking trails, and Wood Glen is close to it all.