Tanning Bed Facts Everyone Should Know

tanning bed

Millions of people around the world use tanning beds on a frequent basis as a way of getting that sought after golden glow. Although they are convenient, tanning beds are in fact quite dangerous and could increase the risks of melanoma by 75 percent. This is why we recommend lounging poolside at our community this summer with a protective sun lotion … [Read more...]

Travel to Cocoa Beach for a Relaxing Road Trip

road trip

Swimming is considered one of the most effective forms of exercise, and this is why so many Americans head to the pool area and local beaches to burn calories. In order to make the most of your time under the Florida sunshine, we advise you to make a day of it at nearby Cocoa Beach. A quintessential beach town, it welcomes visitors throughout the year … [Read more...]

Scenic Views in Store at the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Garden

Central Florida Zoo and Botanical Garden

Soon, Central Florida Zoo and Botanical Garden will be celebrating its 40th birthday. This botanical garden in Central Florida sits close-by on 3755 NW Highway 17-92 in Sanford. Central Florida Zoo's 116-acre zoological park and garden first opened in 1923, and since March 2011, it has been an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums … [Read more...]

Find Great Wall Art at the 2015 Sanford Art Walk

Sanford Art Walk

The Sanford Art Walk takes place every fourth Friday of the month in Historic Sanford. It's a tribute to local artists, and invites you to peruse boutiques, galleries and restaurants. Sanford's  annual Art Walk is also an excellent resource if the walls of your apartment are looking a little bare. Add June 26th to your calendar so you can make it out … [Read more...]

Grow a Kitchen Garden on Your Patio at Lake Mary


Having a patio gives apartment residents the opportunity to individualize their outdoor space.  It's an extension of your home, and a great way to get outdoors, though many people forget to put thought into their patio design. Luckily, there are many ways to make a boring patio shine above the rest. One easy way to make a patio stand out is to turn … [Read more...]