September is Healthy Aging Month: Easy Tips to Aging Gracefully

September 5, 2020 — Eating a nutritious diet is an essential component in healthy aging. Eating plenty of fruits, vegetables, whole grain and fiber can help provide your body the fuel it needs. If you have problems with unsteadiness in walking due to aging, ask your doctor about applying for a handicap placard. This will allow you to park... Read More

Emergency Preparedness Month

September 5, 2020 — No one can prepare your family for a disaster like you can, because you know the personal health needs of your family best. Get started by knowing the basics: Create an emergency water supply of at least one gallon of water per day for each person and pet. A two-week supply is better. Strongly consider... Read More

Therapy Success

July 31, 2020 — Congratulations to Betty R. She successfully finished her therapy and her stay here with us. She done a wonderful job! We are going to miss you so much!

Resident Highlights

July 31, 2020 — Some of our other residents wanted to give a shout out to their families. These residents wanted their family and friends to know they are ok and they miss and love them all! They have such beautiful smiles! (Anna C.) (Bill S.) (Diana D.) (Hella A.) (Norma C.) (Pauline H.)

Happy Birthday!

July 31, 2020 — Residents Frank W. 8/7 Margie G. 8/12 Carolyn P. 8/14 Willis W. 8/22 Anna N. 8/26 Lynda B. 8/29 Staff Jessica D. (Bookkeeper) 8/6 Ava V. (CNA) 8/15 Christal H. (CNA) 8/22 Destini J. (Social Services) 8/22 Robert N. (Maintenance Staff) 8/26

Relaxation is the Key to Healthy Life

July 31, 2020 — Relaxation Day is August 15. While studies show eating a healthy diet and exercise may reduce stress levels, relaxation is also needed to recharge us mentally and emotionally. When stress becomes overwhelming there are quick relaxation techniques you can do almost anywhere to make you feel better almost immediately. Try it out: Stretch out on... Read More

Make Your Own Bookmark

July 31, 2020 — Celebrate Book Lovers Day on August 9th by making your own bookmark. All you need are a few craft supplies. Supplies Glue Scissors Hole Punch Embroidery Floss Scrapbook Paper Cardstock Stickers (or embellishments) Directions Cut your cardstock paper to the shape you want your bookmark to be. This can be a standard rectangle or something... Read More

Book Lovers Day is August 9

July 31, 2020 — August 9 is National Book Lovers Day. It’s an unofficial holiday recognized on a global scale. Its origins and creator remain unknown, but it’s a nice idea to put away our smart phones for a day and pick up a book. No matter what genre you prefer – romance, historical fiction, horror, fantasy, memoir or... Read More

July 30th is International Day of Friendship: Happy Friendships

July 4, 2020 — As the saying goes, when you’re happy, the whole world smiles with you. This means when we’re outwardly happy, positive, and upbeat, we may help to improve the moods and relationships of those around us. By listening, we make the other person feel important. Are we always talking about our own life, or do we... Read More

Priceless Collections

July 4, 2020 — From postcards, to coins, stamps, plates, baseball cards, albums, figurines and even thimbles, the makings of an un-intentional collection could be right under your nose. According to a Nielsen survey, one in ten collectors developed an interest in the hobby by slowly acquiring similar or sets of items over time, and only later decided to... Read More