Look and Feel Cool in Warm Weather

June 29, 2017 — The heat of the summer sun can make you uncomfortable. Here are some helpful tips to dress cool and feel cool in warm summer weather. Select natural fiber fabrics like linen and cotton as these fabrics are good at moisture absorption and are breathable. Avoid fabrics that trap heat, such as polyester and nylon. Avoid... Read More

A Brief History of Cheesecake

June 29, 2017 — You’d have to search back pretty far to find a time when the Earth was without cheesecake. In fact, back in 776 BC, the Greeks are said to have served cheesecake to the athletes at the first Olympic games. The Romans soon caught on and spread the divine taste of cheesecake throughout Europe. From there... Read More

Three Ways To Drink More Water

June 29, 2017 — Water does wonders for your body and your brain. Water is known to cleanse your body of harmful chemicals through your intestines and also throughout your urine tract. Without proper water intake, our bodies break down very quickly, in a matter of days. Without food, however, some people can live for a week or two.... Read More

Short Term Therapy Success

June 29, 2017 — “I’m very impressed with the nursing care and the therapy team! Everyone is so nice here!” Nettie came to us for rehabilitation after shoulder surgery. Nettie recently met her therapy goals and is making plans to get back home and hang out with her cat. It was absolutely our pleasure to get to know Nettie... Read More

4th of July Game

June 29, 2017 — If you’re hosting a 4th of July party, there are hours and hours to fill before the highlight events of the day begin: the fireworks! Parade One fun 4th of July activity that screams “4th of July!” is a parade with decorated bikes, scooters and the like. You can have people bring them to the... Read More

Summer Memory Jars

June 2, 2017 — Instead of keeping a journal or starting a scrap book, a memory jar is an alternative way to record summer nostalgia. If all the memories will not fit into one jar, you may want to make several for special days or outings that happened during the summer. You will need a large clear glass jar... Read More

International Yoga Day is on June 21

June 2, 2017 — One of the amazing things about yoga is that despite the great benefits that it produces, it requires no costs. Yoga is more than a practice, it is a state of mind and a life style. Even though you do not need a specially designed place for performing your yoga, make sure to choose a... Read More

International Picnic Day is June 18

June 2, 2017 — Summertime and picnics are meant to go together. Having a picnic doesn’t have to be reserved for a day out at the beach or park. If you are going to have a picnic during an outing, be sure to practice food safety and have icepacks in with the food or cooler. Picnics can be as... Read More

Happy Birthday!

June 2, 2017 — Residents June 01 Cathy B. June 02 Nadine T. June 11 Brandi L. June 12 Florence P. June 14 Jimmy P. June 27 Marie L. June 28 Deena S. Staff June 02 Missy P. June 04 Kim H. June 05 Marsha B. June 16 Maria S. June 22 Jennie D. Staff Anniversaries 16 Years Lihna... Read More

June is Men’s Health Month

June 2, 2017 — There are common men’s health problems that are treatable if caught early enough, but can be permanently debilitating or even fatal if they are not detected until after symptoms make themselves known. Common issues of this type include heart disease, prostate problems, and hypertension. These are all potentially silent killers that can be prevented or... Read More