Happy Birthday Staff!

February 1, 2018 — Staff Deborah B. February 02 Tracy E. February 02 Debbie R. February 02 Ashley L. February 06 Tawnya B. February 07 Alexis K. February 07 Virginia M. February 07 Linda T. February 08 Emily B. February 09 Irene S.   February 13 Courtney S. February 22

February 17 is Random Acts of Kindness Day

February 1, 2018 — What could you do today that would make someone else’s day? What could you change in yourself that would ultimately enrich the world around you? Remember the greatest gift that you can give anyone is your time. Gifts can be brought, money can be earned, but your time can never be replaced. Here are a... Read More

Happy Birthday and Welcome Residents!

February 1, 2018 — Happy Birthday! Residents Clarence W. February 02 Nancy B. February 05 Janie M. February 05 Larry M. February 06 Elizabeth F. February 10 Debra B. February 12 Juanita P. February 14 James W. February 15 David T. February 17 Roy M. February 20 Reba R. February 23 Welcome Larry M. Charles M. Michael L. Kenneth... Read More

Help us Help you during this Flu Season

January 24, 2018 — The 2017/2018 Flu Season is already proving to be a challenge especially for the elderly. You can help us help you and our residents by being knowledgeable about Seasonal Flu. The following information is from the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). Take Time to Get a Flu Vaccine CDC recommends a yearly flu... Read More

Cheer Up Your Windows This Winter With a Garden!

January 4, 2018 — When winter sets in and nips at your toes, don’t let the winter blues stop your love for gardening outdoors… simply bring it in indoors! Try this wonderful winter gardening remedy: Your windowsill is the perfect place for starting a seasonal indoor garden that can sustain your gardener’s soul, warm your heart and enhance meals... Read More

January 29 is National Puzzle Day

January 4, 2018 — Jigsaw Puzzles: Food For The Mind, Heart, And Soul Jigsaw puzzles are normally viewed as learning toys. They can also do wonders for one’s mood and mind! What Educators Say Jigsaw puzzles can be “food for the brain,” professionals believe. At various phases, they stimulate the learning process. Continuous play enhances a person’s inherent ability... Read More

Tips To Relax Quickly

January 4, 2018 — Give someone a hug. As long as it’s from somebody you don’t mind hugging, this can be very relaxing. Breathe deep through your nose. Close your eyes and pay attention only to your breathing while doing this. Five slow deep breaths is like a mini-meditation. Take a walk. Walking is one of the best relaxation... Read More

Super Oatmeal Cookies

January 4, 2018 — Ingredients: 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/2 teaspoons salt 1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda 4 teaspoons cinnamon 2 cups vegetable shortening 1 cup peanut butter 4 cups granulated sugar 6 eggs, beaten 1/2 cup milk 4 teaspoons vanilla extract 2 cups raisins 1 (12 ounce) package milk chocolate or semi-sweet chocolate chips 1 cup chopped... Read More

January is National Oatmeal Month: Oatmeal’s Many Health Benefits

January 4, 2018 — High protein diets and other food fads have been the current trend, with less attention given to the health benefits of oatmeal. Oatmeal is one the most nutritious and quickest meals that can be prepared and packed with necessary nutrients. It is a healthy and versatile food that can served with fruit, chopped nuts, applesauce,... Read More

January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month

January 4, 2018 — When someone is diagnosed with glaucoma it can be a very difficult time in his or her life. A diagnosis of glaucoma often leads to many questions and concerns about the disease, not only from that individual but his or her family and friends. Glaucoma is not a single disease, but a group of diseases... Read More