Park Springs Blog

Asked why he and wife Dell chose Park Springs, Peter McGarr says, “There may not be one single reason we made the move. But I can tell you the reason we’re going to stay. We’ve traveled the world and spent time in the finest places,...

The author, Mrs. Barbara Rives, has been a Member of Park Springs, Atlanta’s premier retirement community, since 2004. Every other Saturday afternoon, Trivia fanatics, intellectual types, aspiring intellectual types, and a few clueless folks show up in the community hall with their two quarters to...

Pebblebrook at Park Springs: Designed to Provide Person-Directed Care Isakson Living, the Atlanta-based developer of Park Springs, Atlanta’s luxury retirement community in Stone Mountain, is the first company in Georgia to offer the ‘household model of care’ that is gaining momentum throughout the country. The Isakson Living...

Helicopter Parents have taken a bad rap lately for enabling their children to remain dependent upon them for life. Here at Park Springs we have an epidemic of Helicopter Children, hovering over us when we are so certain of our own good sense that we...

In this era of super heroes, we are proud to be the recipients of the wisdom and mystique of our own Technoman. As far as I know, he doesn’t even possess a cape, and I’ve never witnessed him flying over the community, but many of...

The Members of Park Springs, Atlanta’s premier luxury retirement community, have access to Dr. White who supervises the Park Springs Wellness Clinic and also serves as the Medical Director for Cobblestone, Park Springs Health Center, where she regularly sees the Members who reside there. An Internist...

Walking canes are a hazard in a retirement community because they function as close to a trip wire as is possible when they find their way to the floor. Unfortunately, finding their way to the floor is what walking canes are all about. Because of this,...

At a get-together with a number of Park Springs Members who had moved into Atlanta’s premier retirement community within a year after it opened in 2004, a sparkling discussion took place about their expectations before moving here, and their experiences of life at Park Springs. Mrs....

At Park Springs, the luxury retirement community in Stone Mountain, the emphasis is on maintaining an independent, active lifestyle – and that includes excellent wellness and healthcare options that are available to all Members. Wellness Clinic at Park Springs Conveniently located right in the Park Springs Clubhouse...

Sharing Senior Moments  We find a lot of consolation and just plain fun in discovering that the Senior Moment is common to us all. We don’t make fun of full blown dementia, being aware that none of us is immune to the possibility of our being...