Settle into your new senior housing community with these tips.
If you’re ready to embrace all the lifestyle benefits of senior living communities, but wonder whether your new place will ever really feel like home, take heart. The key to starting this next chapter off right is to find ways to make your retirement home in Sheboygan, Wisconsin feel more comfortable. These tips will help you find fun, relaxation, and familiarity in your new ‘home sweet home.’
1| Procure local art
Every July, the Midsummer Festival of the Arts at the Kohler Arts Center grounds features well over 100 artists offering everything from original wall art to ceramics and fiber arts to mixed media. It’s the perfect local event to pick up one-of-a-kind accents for your new space to represent the beginning of a new chapter in your life.
2| Make your own accents
Love to knit, crochet, or paint? Why not adorn your walls with something you’ve created to make you feel more at home? Get inspired by attending a local art class or a wood sign decorating workshop at Sheboygan Board & Brush creative studio. You’ll create one-of-a-kind art with neighbors and friends that can be personalized to suit your home decorating style.
3| Display your memories
Memories help us stay connected to the important events and people in our lives. Display your photos, letters, and mementos of your family and travels as comforting elements throughout your new space. As you create new memories, add them to your collection for a truly heartwarming way to embellish your new home.
4| Attend community events
Think decorating is the only way to feel comfortable in your new retirement home? Not so. Plugging in to community events, like attending a planned event at your retirement community, joining a book club, or volunteering at a local organization, can make all the difference in your ability to develop a sense of community in your new home.
5| Entertain your friends
Invite both new acquaintances and old friends to visit your new retirement home. Ask each visitor to write a special note or wish for you to display in your new space. Spending time with those you love will help you build memories that last and will go a long way in helping you feel more comfortable.
Feeling at home in your new space is essential. We hope these tips for making your retirement home in Sheboygan, Wisconsin feel comfortable will set you on a path to well-deserved happiness in your next chapter. Ready to search retirement homes in Sheboygan, WI? Browse properties online or contact us to schedule a tour today.
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