Carolina Meadows Blog

blog-icecream

One sure way to draw a crowd is to offer free ice cream, throw in a delightful Dixieland band, and you’ve got a recipe for success. The Activities Department hosted three ice cream socials in…

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blog-lilac

Sometimes you see a pleasant lady enjoying her senior years at Carolina Meadows and imagine she has had a nice quiet comfortable life, contented now to enjoy her grandchildren. Then you meet her—Bunny Norwood—and sit…

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blog-maine

Ah, the joys of flexibility around Carolina Meadows. One of the reasons (and there are many) we chose to move here is the wonderful six-month meal plan. We can “carry over” unused accounts for our…

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blog-artinbloom

Photo: John Haynes What a delightful moment when we walked into the Club Center Lobby and found ourselves in a bower of flowers.  A group of our neighbors, in collaboration with our Activities staff, had…

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blog-pip

Beginning on June 1, I became a “PIP” – otherwise known as a “Previously Important Person.” That is, I stepped down from a two-year term as president of our Residents Association. During those two years…

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blog-mensbreakfast

What a terrific way to start off a beautiful North Carolina morning! Just in time for the Men’s Breakfast, a dazzling sun came streaming in through those wonderful wide windows of the new “private dining…

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