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Prepare Your Skin For Winter

December 3, 2018 — Dry, itchy and cracked skin goes hand-in-hand with the winter season. Changes in temperatures and humidity, indoor heating, hot showers, and baths remove important oils and moisture from the skin causing dryness, flakiness and cracking of the skin. Read on for some TLC for your winter-weary skin. Bathing. Hot water bathing breaks body oil that... Read More

Tips For Keeping Active In The Winter

December 3, 2018 — With winter approaching, there may be many upcoming cold days that simply make us want to stay inside and keep warm. All those days spent indoors can sometimes be accompanied by the winter blues. Fortunately, there are a lot of things we can do to liven things up and stay active in the winter even... Read More

Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

December 3, 2018 — What makes January 1st such a special time to make a change in our lives, and why can it be so difficult to maintain that change? There are a number of key reasons that apply to some, if not all, of the broken resolutions. We are not being realistic when we make the commitment. Everyone breaks New Year’s... Read More

Holiday Ornament Crafts

December 3, 2018 — Whimsical Light Bulb Reindeer You will need: One used light bulb Brown felt cloth or fun foam Acrylic paints and brushes Ribbon 1 small red pom-pom Glue First, paint the light bulb brown. Set aside and let dry. Once the brown paint on the light bulb has dried completely, use a paintbrush to paint eyes and... Read More

Happy Birthday!

October 31, 2018 — Residents: Willard L. John A. Linda H. Arzelle R. Ted B. Lillie D. Muriel T. Patricia B. Craig H. Fern H. Staff: Jessica R. Loretta M. Whitney K. Kris S. Arishyka J. Sherry M. Talia S. Deb A. Amanda V. Lindina J.

Energy Saving Tips

October 31, 2018 — Light bulbs: Use energy saving CFLs (Compact Fluorescent Light bulbs) instead of the conventional incandescent light bulbs. CFLs only use one-quarter of the electricity and lasts years longer. Each CFL bulb contains 5mg of mercury so you will have an extra item to sort in the recycling bin. Dishes: Never load your dishes in a dishwasher unless... Read More

Taking Care of Yourself is Part of the Job

October 31, 2018 — The job of becoming the primary caregiver for your aging parent is universally recognized as one of the most difficult transitions we can go through. It’s hard to experience the reversal of parent and child. The task of caring for an elderly parent can be overwhelming. It’s easy to begin to “hover” around them in... Read More

How To Stop Aging On The Outside

October 31, 2018 — While there’s no single secret to holding off the effects of aging, there are plenty of things that can be done to help. Here are some suggestions. Antioxidants are absolutely one of your best weapons against aging! Eat plenty of antioxidants as you age, such as dark vegetables and fruits like carrots, squash and spinach or... Read More

Important Flu Update

October 2, 2018 — Dear Friends and Family: We know how important your visits are to our residents!  With flu season upon us, we want to take a moment to share the procedures that we will be using to protect our residents, staff and visitors. Each year nearly 80,000 people die from vaccine-preventable influenza and pneumonia in the United... Read More

Happy Birthday!

September 27, 2018 — Residents: October 07 – Donene K. October 14 – Kathyn L. October 26 – Mike D. October 27 – Robert W. Staff: October 03 – Maiko S. October 04 – Amanda B. October 04 – Lisa L. October 05 – Heather P. October 12 – Rachel M. October 23 – Gus D. October 24 – Kacey... Read More