Lloyd Ziegler with his wife Terry grilling at their cottage at Garden Spot Village

Photo Credit: The Premise Studio

Money Can Buy Happiness!

By Gavin Sauder on March 1, 2018 - 7:59am | Garden Spot Village | General | Community Life

This short film features Garden Spot Village residents explaining how to buy happiness. Researchers from Harvard and several other universities surveyed a diverse cross-section of adults from the United States, Canada, Denmark and The Netherlands and published the results in the Aug. 8, 2017, journal PNAS, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. The researchers found that “individuals who spend money on time-saving services report greater life satisfaction” and that “adults report greater happiness after spending money on a time-saving purchase than on a material purchase.” Garden Spot Village residents agree!



Featuring: Barb Baxter, Kay Blackburn, Carol Cornish, Tom Ford, John Hart, Sherry Hart, Paul Lowery, Paula Schmauk, Shirley Wenger, Gladys Ziegenfus and Lloyd Ziegler 
Filmed on location: Garden Spot Village

Produced by: GSC Creative Team
Art Director: Gavin Sauder
Director of Photography: Gavin Sauder
Grip 1: Brandon Adams
Grip 2: Juanita Fox
Script: Juanita Fox
Script Supervisor: Scott Miller 
Editor: Gavin Sauder



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Gavin Sauder
| Visual Storyteller at
Garden Spot Communities
Gavin uses photography and videography to capture the stories of the people who live and work at Garden Spot Communities. His passion for visual storytelling helps him to capture the best image and find the best angle to accurately tell a story. When he's not behind the camera or editing photos and film, he enjoys leading worship at his church and spending time with his wife.

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Gavin uses photography and videography to capture the stories of the people who live and work at Garden Spot Communities. His passion for visual storytelling helps him to capture the best image and find the best angle to accurately tell a story. When he's not behind the camera or editing photos and film, he enjoys leading worship at his church and spending time with his wife.

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