“I love the dirt,” exclaims Sallie Brun. “There’s no better way to put it. I have my hands in the dirt and my dog Sweetie by my side most of the time. It’s my favorite thing to do.” Sallie developed her passion for gardening as a child growing up on her parents’ farm in the
Across Front Porch’s communities, you’ll find many residents who were trailblazers during their careers — and who continue to nurture their passions in retirement. Peter Neumeyer, a resident of Friends House in Santa Rosa, is an expert on children’s literature. He founded one of the nation’s first children’s literature programs at San Diego State University.