Basking In The Great Outdoors

Basking In The Great Outdoors

Summer is in full bloom, and there’s no better time for venturing out into the sunshine and reaping the benefits of emerald lawns, fragrant blossoms and breezes ruffling the trees. But enjoying the natural beauty of the outdoors is only the beginning. Science tells us...
Glazed Over: Celebrating America’s Edible Passion

Glazed Over: Celebrating America’s Edible Passion

National Donut Day, June 2, has come and gone, but that’s no reason not to get the whole story on a hole story. Donuts (or “doughnuts,” depending on your spelling preference) have a celebrated history throughout time and across the world, particularly in America. On...
Monarch Landing Model Train Club – Full Steam Ahead

Monarch Landing Model Train Club – Full Steam Ahead

A group of Monarch Landing residents have quite a bit in common with rock legend Rod Stewart.  Much like the music icon, these gentlemen have a passion for models…Model railroads that is. A long-time model train enthusiast, Rod Stewart has boasted about the...
Preparing for Winter – Two Ways

Preparing for Winter – Two Ways

November brought the first snowstorm of the season to the Midwest. Some of us had over 10 inches of snow. That storm was an early reminder of just how brutal and unpredictable winter in Illinois can be. Are you prepared for winter and all the uncertainty the cold and...
Downsizing. Rightsizing. It’s Downright liberating!

Downsizing. Rightsizing. It’s Downright liberating!

Making The Move You Want Without The Stuff You Don’t By Mary Walsh, Move In Coordinator at Monarch Landing For most of us, our home is a safe haven where we create memories, showcase our valuables, host gatherings with friends and dwell with family. It’s also our...