6 Easy Downsizing Steps for a More Affordable Life

A fully minimalist lifestyle is not for everyone. But nearly everyone has a closet that’s stuffed to the gills or a junk drawer filled with random items you “might use one day.” And others have entire rooms that are no longer used. Would it be nice to pare down on that space someday? As a […]

Home Today, Home Tomorrow: The Growing Trend of Aging in Place

Everyone has a different idea for how they would prefer to Live the Life You Choose—especially when it comes to getting older. Some people may want to reconnect with their children (and grandchildren!) and move into adjoining “mother-in-law apartments” on the property. Others may want to live out their retirement sipping cocktails poolside in a […]

Never Stop Learning at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

This isn’t your grandparent’s retirement. “There is so much more to retirement these days,” Catherine Frank said. “The idea of just golf and leisure is becoming less and less the way people want to spend their retirement.” Sitting at her desk at the Reuters Center on the University of North Carolina at Asheville campus, Frank […]