I May Live in Arizona, But I’m a NY Yankees Fan - Blog Post

My name is LaWanda. I’m 74 years old and have been retired for 12 years. I saw an advertisement in a magazine about Sun City Grand, in Surprise AZ. The name “Surprise” fascinated me and the area looked so beautiful and inviting we had to come see for ourselves. After our first visit (we visited…

Sunset Daze - May 10, 2010

It’s Like We’re Back in College - Blog Post

I’m Eileen. I’m 64 years young, retired and a budding entrepreneur. We were looking for a home and community we could retire in. Part of our criteria was a community with a social life, golf available and access to a gym and other activities. After looking at several developments we decided this was the place.…

Sunset Daze - May 10, 2010

Getting Older Means More Freedom - Blog Post

I’m Linda, 64 years young, semi-retired and interested in finding a part time job. After coming to Surprise, AZ a few times, I found the sun, all the activities and the sense of freedom so welcoming. And I wanted to be close to my guy Bruce who recently bought a home here. My perception of…

Linda - May 10, 2010

Life Begins After Retirement - Blog Post

My name is Sandy, I’m 68 years old and retired. My husband and I visited his sister and brother-in-law in Arizona February of 2003 while on vacation from Portland, OR. We absolutely fell in love with the Sun City Grand Retirement community. Since I knew I was going to retire in December of that year,…

Sunset Daze - May 4, 2010

Missing the Young Life! - Blog Post

My name is Gail. I’m 70+ and my job is to act, sing and direct plays. I decided to live in Arizona because my son moved here years ago. He said, “Mom, how long do you want to work full time?” He kept sending me brochures about this community and I did want to be…

Sunset Daze - May 4, 2010

Senior Citizens not D.O.A. – as Many Think - Blog Post

My name is Jack. I’m 72 years young and retired. I moved to Surprise, AZ to live in Sun City Grand because it is a fantastic active adult community comprised of just about anything you might want to enjoy. To say it is beautiful would be an understatement, and I think I’m growing younger every…

Sunset Daze - May 4, 2010

63 Years Young… and Loving It! - Blog Post

My name is Joanne. I am 63 years. young. I retired in 2001 as a real estate salesperson. I am married to Jim, Mr. CSI. Jim was a Lab Director for the Michigan State Police. My husband played golf in Scottsdale (once) and knew that he wanted to retire to AZ, so here we are!…

Sunset Daze - April 13, 2010

To Chill, or Not to Chill - Blog Post

I’m Ron and retired. I decided to live in Surprise, AZ after choosing to look at Sun City Grand. Moving to Surprise has changed my perception of the aging process, there are so many thing to do especially for seniors. I live here with my wife, and we find it extremely peaceful, with easy access…

Sunset Daze - March 29, 2010

Many Surprises in Arizona - Blog Post

My name is Ann and I’m 61 years young. I am a former elementary school teacher with public and parochial teaching experience in Ireland, England, Belgium and Canada. I am now a happy housewife. I had never lived in the U.S before and was looking for a place with a sense of community. We chose…

Sunset Daze - March 29, 2010

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