Most Wonderful Time of the Year!

Blessings begin with candles glowing, lights twinkling, gifts wrapped (maybe), and as Holiday Music pervades the air!  It is truly a magical and wonderful time of year!  Walking on a cold crisp December evening at Westlake Golf & Country Club, we enjoy seeing our homes shine brightly with Seasonal Splendor! Hopefully, you have made progress … Read More

Giving Thanks! A Tradition!

A great tradition is celebrating Thanksgiving each November!  Respectfully, we give thanks for our families, friends and the necessities in life that we enjoy.  As I write November’s Newsletter for the residents at Westlake Golf & Country Club, I reflect and give thanks for Westlake Traditions!  Curious as to what Westlake Traditions can be?  There … Read More

Who Remembers Bela Lugosi?

Nooo Special affects needed!  One look into those haunting eyes and he would frighten me into a cowering fool!  As a child watching him portray Count Dracula in those old horror movies, both under my bed and closet, had to be inspected before I would hide under the blankets believing “no flying bats” would find … Read More

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