Category: October 2022

Relishing Pickleball: Pickleball News

David Zapatka If you’re an enthusiastic pickleball player and haven’t yet discovered the Arizona Pickleball Players League, APPL, you may want to go to the website arizonapickleballplayersleague.org and read about the opportunities for competitive team play. There are five regions across the state of Arizona, all offering women’s, men’s, and mixed divisions. This season there…

Benefits of Using Essential Oil Diffusers

JoAnne Gaudioso Using essential oil diffusers for humidification can help improve your overall health and wellbeing. In dry air, our mucous membranes can become irritated and inflamed, leading to a range of respiratory problems such as sore throats, coughing, and difficulty breathing. By increasing the humidity levels in your home, you can help to reduce…

SBR Billiards Club Wins Tournament

Camille Esterman On Aug. 20, 2022, the pool sharks from the SaddleBrooke Ranch (SBR) Billiards Club circled the four slate tables at SaddleBrooke and captured the traveling bronze 8-ball Partners Challenge Plaque. Shooters from SBR included Bruce Keller, Gene Renner, Phil “the Fixer” Jelleff, Jim Kauffman, Jim Mabbott, Tim Connolly, Karl “English” Knight, Kurt Warning, and Cliff…

National Park Club Events

Nancy Eisenstein National Park Club members carpooled to Saguaro National Park back in May for their first outing since COVID-19. After viewing the park video at the visitor center, the group took the Signal Hill Trail, which led to petroglyphs of the ancient Hohokam people. Some members brought a picnic lunch for an al fresco…

MOAA News

LT William Myers, CEC USN Former The leadership of the former Catalina Mountains Satellite Chapter is happy to announce that our organization has become Arizona’s newest chapter of the Military Officer’s Association of America (MOAA). For the past eight years, we have been a satellite of the Tucson Chapter. Becoming our own chapter had been…

Did You Know? A Hidden Gem

Linda Harvey There are many “hidden gems” in Arizona that are just waiting for you to discover. One of those gems is the town of Winslow, Ariz. Whether you are a history buff, park enthusiast, or just want to relax, Winslow has something for you. There are several ways to get to Winslow. You can drive…

Dollars and Sense: The World’s Best Retirement Destinations Might Surprise You!

The Paseo Financial Group Here are the Global Retirement Index’s top-10 retirement destinations for 2022. 10. Uruguay. Situated between Brazil and Argentina, Uruguay is a Spanish-speaking nation with warm summers and mild winters. A range of lifestyles and living costs are on offer, including interior grasslands, tree-lined cities like Montevideo, and beach towns. Navigating visas and residency…