Beverly Canham’s vintage style is all the rage. Classic French bergere chairs stand out, while a floral ottoman and complementary striped pillows accent the room.

Beverly Canham has lived all over the U.S., but to her, New Jersey is home. So when she retired to North Carolina, it’s no wonder she was packing up her bags a year later and heading “home.” 

Ashby Ponds
Ashby Ponds’ beloved Knit-Wits knitting club put their needles to work in support of numerous outreach efforts.

There’s no such thing as an idle hand at Ponds, the Erickson Living community in Ashburn, Va.

Ashby Ponds
Ashby Ponds’ gazebo at the Cardinal Pond and the nearby bocce ball court are a favorite hangout for community members and their friends and families.

Spring is in the air at Ponds, an Erickson Living community in Ashburn, Va.

Reenactors aboard the S.S. John W. Brown prepare to shoot back at the World War II era planes.

If it’s true that actions speak louder than words, then Joann Malpass and the dozens of other volunteers who make up Project Liberty Ship speak volumes when it comes to honoring America’s veterans and the rich history they helped protect.

Gardeners grow everything from dahlias and daylilies to tomatoes and squash at Charlestown’s resident gardening area.

Emma Schramm knows a thing or two about how to pick a good tomato—or cantaloupe or cucumber for that matter. Emma began picking fruits and vegetables on her family’s farm in Anne Arundel County, Md., at the ripe age of six or seven. 

People moving to Greenspring enjoy exclusive events like watching Executive Chef Michael Ritt prepare their delicious lunch. These types of gatherings are designed specifically for priority list members, which Sheila Willing talks about below.

Sheila Willing brings the unique combination of expertise and battle-tested determination to her role as sales counselor at EricksonLiving’s community in Springfield, Va.

Oak Crest
Oak Crest Sales Counselor JoAnn Huebler answers questions about the benefits of the priority list—the way to plan ahead for your move to Oak Crest.

Many retirees who once worried about maintaining their homes and the financial burdens that came with them now have a lot less to worry about.

Oak Crest
A former Marine, Oak Crest resident Sid George has achieved 3,166 workouts at the on-site fitness center and is still going strong.

Are you ready to feel great and get fit? Oak Crest residents have answered with a resounding yes, completing more than 25,000 workouts at the on-site fitness center in 2013.

Sidney Kirschner and Lynne Masterson are dance enthusiasts. Since the couple moved to Riderwood last October, they’ve found a whole new group of other dancers and frequent opportunities to dance to live music right at the Erickson Living community they no

Sidney Kirschner and Lynne Masterson have been dancing together for more than a quarter of a century.