Walkers circle the globe six times

Eighty-five Tallgrass Creek residents and 34 staff members trekked across the country in September. And most never left home. The walkers were part of a virtual Walk Across the World wellness challenge sponsored annually by Erickson Living, the managing company of Tallgrass Creek.

Let's get moving

A typical day for Amy Stewart, Tallgrass Creek s wellness coordinator, starts at 7:30 a.m. in the on-site fitness center. For the next few hours, she enthusiastically leads residents in some of the varied fitness classes offered at the Erickson Living community in Overland Park, Kans.

Healthy, active lifestyles highlighted at Tallgrass Creek

More than a hundred visitors joined sales staff and resident ambassadors at Tallgrass Creek s bustling, information-packed Age Well, Live Well Expo held September 17.

Tallgrass Creek's continuing care neighborhood goes above and beyond

Tallgrass Creekopens its first phase of continuing care this month. The new neighborhood will offer 28 beautifully designed assisted living apartments and a spacious commons area. Phase two memory care, post-acute rehabilitation, and nursing care is scheduled to open in May 2014.

Growing up in the shadow of Alcatraz

Most reunions with friends and family don t make the news. But Tallgrass Creek resident Darlyne Sheppeard s reunion did over and over again. That s probably because Darlyne s reunion was a little different than most.

Tallgrass Creek's continuing care neighborhood goes above and beyond

Phase one of the new continuing care neighborhood at Tallgrass Creek will soon open its doors offering residents and their families a customized, compassionate approach to assisted living.

Enchanting dollhouse display delights and dazzles

For irrefutable proof that good things come in small packages, check out the intricately detailed, fully electric dollhouse on display in the living room of Tallgrass Creek s Audubon Clubhouse.

Barbecue ribs

Soulful tunes and slow-cooked Kansas City barbecue were all the rage Saturday, July 20, at Tallgrass Creek's Blues and BBQ gathering sponsored by the community's sales team.

Hard hat

The new continuing care neighborhood at Tallgrass Creek, Erickson Living s community in Overland Park, Kans., has walls up, roof on, windows in, and utilities and HVAC being installed.