Category Archives: Downsizing


Don’t Be An Ostrich When It’s Time To Move On

On Thursday, September 17, dozens of Georgetown seniors joined me for our Zoom webinar, “Don’t Be An Ostrich If It’s Time To Move On,” to learn valuable insights from expert panelists regarding pressing issues such as: • Are you looking at your future needs, anticipating changes before they actually occur? • Maybe you’re bravely providing […]


Seniors Living Smarter Services Free Seminars Are Now Virtual — On April 30 Attend From The Comfort Of Your Home For “Aging in Place — Preparation Is The Key”

Seniors Living Smarter Services Is Equipping Seniors To Make Smart Decisions Through Zoom Via Your Computer, Smart Phone Or Tablet Seniors Living Smarter Seminars are presented monthly by Virginia Lazenby, Certified Senior Downsizing Coach, as a service to seniors, their families, and the community. The goal of these free seminars is to equip, educate, and […]


Hot Seminar Topic For Seniors: How Much Freedom Do You Give Up With Independent Living?

Despite overnight torrential rains, more than seventy information-hungry Georgetown residents gathered for our February 20 Seniors Living Smarter Seminar exploring the topic — “How Much Freedom Do You Give Up With Independent Living?” To answer the question, we assembled an expert panel comprised of residents from three independent living communities: Bev Holland,  downsized from Sun […]



Virginia Lazenby Recognized As Certified Senior Downsizing Coach By The Seniors Real Estate Institute

After completing the Seniors Real Estate Institute (SREI) Senior Downsizing Coaching Skills Training, seven of my peers from across the country and I have been named Certified Senior Downsizing Coaches, qualified to provide professional guidance to longtime homeowners contemplating or planning late-life relocations. These moves are more complex, involving both emotional and logistical challenges not […]



Creating Your Legacy

Organizational guru and author of Let it Go, Downsizing Your Way to a Richer, Happier Life, Peter Walsh suggests that you can” turn downsizing into a rejuvenating life change”. One way to rejuvenate your life is to create your legacy that will be forever remembered by family and friends. So, if you are thinking about […]