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Active adult community near Bellingham offers easy living with style

Imagine a picturesque, gated active adult community that offers homes designed for convenient, uncomplicated living along with an abundance of contemporary personality, charm and aesthetic appeal.

Welcome to Woods Point.

The 75 distinctive homes at Woods Point in Ferndale are specially built for homeowners 55 and older, a market sector that continues to grow, powered by downsizing empty-nesters as well as buyers who’ve simply had their fill of yard work and major household maintenance.

Woods Point features five home designs, giving buyers the option of a single-level home, or a multilevel plan with a master suite on the main level and a bonus loft for guests, office, or space for hobbies or a quiet getaway.

Several homes are now under construction at Woods Point, including three homes that will be move-in ready by the holidays, according to Kendra Decker, vice president and principal at Landed Gentry, the community’s builder.

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Denver’s OXB impresses with jewelry made for active lifestyles

What do you get when you combine a goldsmith and a fitness instructor?

You get a new type of jewelry made to shine when you’re working out.

You’re in good company, too, because all their pieces are made right here in Denver.

Making jewelry started as a side gig for these two ladies.

Laura Treganowan is a former fitness instructor, and Maggie Kyle is a goldsmith.

But in 18 short months, the unlikely pair has forged a product line that combines their expertise.

It’s called OXB, or Our Exercise Brand.

“We use a metal called gold fill, and also sterling silver,” says Kyle, the co-founder of OXB. “It’s a type of metal where the layer of gold won’t rub off. And, the silver won’t rub off. So, it’s actually safe to work out in, and safe to shower in, and basically safe for all of your daily activities.”

The jewelry

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