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How to Stay Mindful: Practicing Positive Thinking

The power of a positive mindset can make all the difference when it comes to overall health and wellness. Researchers have found that having a positive attitude, especially when it comes to aging, may actually even slow down the aging process! Positivity is believed to help protect us against common stressors and reduce risk of […]

7 Simple Ways to Boost Your Immunity

Strengthening your immunity these days is more important than ever. As we age, our immune systems play an increasingly critical role in our health, protecting our bodies from illness, disease and infection. Below, we’ve put together some simple ways to help boost immunity and your body’s defense so you can stay healthy and happy.

Easy Ways to “Go Green” at Home

Now more than ever, it’s crucial to put a focus on sustainability – any little way we can help decrease the impacts of climate change and protect our Earth make all the difference. If we all do a small amount together, change can happen! At Cumberland Crossing by OceanView we’re a sustainability-focused retirement community, so […]

Best Free Online Courses for Continued Senior Education

Entering retirement doesn’t mean that you stop learning and finding new passions – quite the opposite, in fact! With retirement comes the freedom and time to explore your interests on a deeper level. Luckily, technology has given us the online resources to continue learning and growing as individuals. Continued education by way of online courses […]

7 Stunning Beaches in Maine to Visit This Summer

Nothing feels more like summer in Maine than a day at the beach. With state social distancing limitations still in place but beginning to lift, spending time by the shore is a great way to enjoy the beautiful summer days safely. Below, we’ve put together a guide to some of the best beaches in Maine!

Check Out These Must-Do Activities in Portland

Nothing says adventure like a day in the city! With COVID-19 restrictions starting to lessen, Portland has slowly begun to reopen their incredible shops, restaurants, museums and more, just in time for the warm summer months. Below, we’ve put together a list of 5 must-do activities in Portland, Maine for you to experience.

A Weekend of Art in Portland, Maine

Portland is starting to open up shop again, just in time for the beautiful summer months. There are endless activities to do in the city, but one of the best ways to spend a day (or even a weekend!) is to explore the vibrant art scene. There is so much to see it can be […]

Find a Year-Round Active Retirement Lifestyle in Maine

There are so many amazing opportunities to get outside and enjoy the abundant beauty our state of Maine has to offer. One of the best parts about living here is that, with four true seasons, we get to experience a multitude of climates and weather, allowing for a diverse range of activities all-year round. For […]

6 Best Local Travel Destinations in Maine

Summer is a wonderful time to travel, given the beautiful weather and endless options of activity. However, COVID-19 has put a restriction on where exactly you can travel to, making this summer’s vacation plans a bit different than you may have anticipated. That said, there is nothing better than summer in Maine – everyone who lives […]