I’m Just A Kid Again!

I’m just a Kid Again, doin’ what I did again!  Sometimes I sing this old tune when I wake up at Westlake!  And why not!  Westlake is more like an adult playground!  Great golf, great events and great friends to enjoy it all with! Both the Westlake Women’s and Men’s Golf Associations had a great … Read More

The Hidden Life of Westlake Golf & Country Club!

Currently, I’m reading a book by Peter Wohlleben called, “The Hidden Life of Trees.” Did you know they live in a secret world?  They do!  Researchers have discovered that the forest is a social network.  Similar to human families, they communicate, care for one another, and help one another through times of illness and struggle … Read More

Why You’ll Love Living on a Golf Course

There’s nothing quite like the serenity of living on a golf course. From the beautiful landscaping as far as the eye can see to the daily opportunities to tee up, people across the country are looking to have their own house on golf course grounds. If you’ve been thinking about looking into golf course homes … Read More

Perks of Living in a Private Community

Active retirement communities offer a unique living experience for today’s vibrant adults. Whether you’re looking for a laid-back environment, a low-maintenance lifestyle or a renowned golf community, there are a number of benefits a private community can offer over other housing options for those who want to enjoy life in retirement. Six Perks of Active … Read More

Good News!

Did you know that an on-site Restaurant is one of the leading interests on the internet for prospective residents? The new management staff of the Westlake Golf & Country Club’s Restaurant, “The Grille,” will be two key professionals to oversee the Food & Beverage Contract.  Peter DeMarco will be Director of food and beverage, while … Read More

Westlake Golf & Country Club; Nice or Kind?

Photo by John Hardy Recently, I read a book called, “A Short Course in Kindness,” by Margot Silk Forrest.  She explains the difference between being nice and the nature of kindness:  “Kindness is essentially a creative and inspired act…born of empathy, commitment to one’s values, and a healthy sense of self. It requires that we … Read More

It’s Here! The Grille’s “Frequent Diner’s Club”

It’s here! The “Frequent Diner’s Club” at Westlake’s on-site restaurant, The Grille!  Have you signed up?  If not, ask your server for the membership card!  After becoming a member you will receive special menu notices, and rewards for special occasions in your life! Westlake’s on-site restaurant offers dinners that will satisfy all pallets! The soup … Read More

Maintaining Balance in Active Retirement Communities

Staying active is the key to enjoying and prolonging your golden years. Living in active retirement communities helps you maintain a healthy and balanced lifestyle, but making your fitness a regimen makes a real difference. For older adults, consistent, not vigorous, exercise is the way to go. As the body’s muscles and bones grow weaker … Read More

Westlake Remembers Pearl Harbor 75th Anniversary

On December 7th, 2016 Westlake remembered the attack on Pearl Harbor 75 years earlier with a flag raising and brief ceremony. A flag that was flown over the U.S.S. Arizona in 1981 was raised at 12:55 pm, the exact EST that the attack began. Members of the American Legion raised the flag and Major General Donald … Read More