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5 Tips for Storing Summer Sports Equipment in a Cottage Home

Beautiful, warm, summertime weather often inspires us to get outside and get active. From gardening to softball, riding…

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Downsizing to Two Homes Instead of One

It may seem counter intuitive, after all you’ve committed to downsizing, and now you’re considering owning not one…

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How to Evaluate Your Living Space Before You Downsize

There may come a time in your life when you wonder ‘what exactly do I value?’ Take comfort…

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Tips for Setting Up At-Home Yoga in a Cottage Home

Yoga is the perfect fitness choice for a cottage home, as it can provide a full body mind,…

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Resident Spotlight: Steven and Roger

Each one of our residents is an important part of Simple Life. Everyone has their own story and…

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3 Helpful Tips for Downsizing with Pets

It’s quite common for the main concern surrounding downsizing to be the comfort and livability of a right-sized…

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How to Find Acceptance in Friends and Family When Deciding to Downsize

At Simple Life, we meet a lot of interesting people. Amanda is one of them. A wonderful, professional…

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Lakeshore Vision – A New Kind of Housing Choice, feat. Mike McCann – CEO, Simple Life

Right-sized living is a conscious choice for a simpler lifestyle that closely fits homeowners’ desires and needs. Buyers…

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5 Ways To Live Simpler Right Away

What makes a simple life? At Simple Life small cottage home communities in Oxford, Florida, and Flat Rock,…

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Living in a Tiny Home Means More Time Outside!

According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the average American spends only 7% of their life outside! Luckily,…

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