Women in Golf: A Brief History

Here’s some trivia for you. Do you know who the first female professional golfer was? If you guessed Helen Hicks, you’re correct! And once she got started, there was no stopping the movement of women in golf. Helen became the first female professional golfer in 1934 after signing a contract with the Wilson Sporting Goods … Read More

How to Travel During COVID

By this point, we all know that out-of-state travel during COVID can increase your chance of spreading and getting the virus. Postponing travel and staying home is clearly the best way to protect yourself and others. That said, there are safe ways to travel locally and get a little fresh air in the process. If … Read More

Buying a Home After Retirement

Are you considering buying a home after retirement? If you’re no longer working, and/or your children have grown older and left home, it’s common to start looking for a new house. This search will likely be very different from previous ones because you’ll be less concerned with living near a good school district or having … Read More

Golf Over 60!

You’ve never taken much interest in golf, but now you are in the beautiful community of Westlake, you’re finally at a point where you’ve got more time on your hands, and you’re starting to take a look at the game with a more serious eye. Your friends and neighbors play golf; even your spouse has … Read More

What You Need to Play Golf

If you’re new to golf, you may be wondering what type of equipment you need in order to start playing. There’s plenty of high-tech gear available, but if you’re looking to begin with the basics, we’ve got you covered. Here’s what you need to play golf for the first time. 7 Essential Golf Accessories Here’s … Read More

Decluttering Sentimental Items

Whether you’re downsizing your home or simply want to clear out some clutter, you’re bound to come across sentimental items during the process. Of course you’ll want to keep the most meaningful pieces, but holding onto too many things can become a clutter problem in itself. The truth is, spending the time and effort decluttering … Read More

Westlake Gives Thanks

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced us to avoid close social contact and to stay home except for necessary trips to the supermarket or the pharmacy. As a result of this isolation, we sometimes forget about those folks who are unable to shelter in place because their jobs have been declared essential. They come to work … Read More

Achieve Balance Yoga Style

Now, more than ever, it’s important to find ways to stay active and maintain balance. Yoga is the one of the most beneficial ways to do this at any age—and from any location. Whether you’re a beginner or experienced, you can enjoy the benefits of this gentle form of exercise from the comfort of your … Read More

Looking for Things to Do Outside? Try Pickleball!

Despite its silly name, pickleball is one of the fastest-growing sports in America. If you’re looking for things to do outside to stay physically active at any age, it’s time to find out why millions of people are playing pickleball right now. What is Pickleball? Imagine a sport that combines ping-pong, badminton and tennis, and … Read More