March 2, 2020 — Happy Birthday Residents: 3/12 Franklin D. 3/13 Carl D. 3/13 William S. 3/15 Betty M. 3/21 Tommy P. Happy Birthday Staff: 3/02 Shawnda C. 3/03 Jason G. 3/16 Toot R. 3/24 Larry H. 3/26 Mary S. 3/28 Kelsie H. New Residents: Denise E. Lowell M. Sara H. Debra S. John G.
March 2, 2020 — There really is nothing quite like curling up with a fascinating book! For some people, however, reading is a bit more challenging because of vision difficulties. Large print books offer a fantastic solution. They can be read comfortably without having to worry about eye strain. The text in most reading material is pretty small. It’s... Read More
March 2, 2020 — Start by cutting a cotton fabric into a 6-inch square. Fold this piece over to make a triangle with the wrong side of the fabric out. Then sew each side but leave a one-inch gap. Turn the triangle piece inside out. With a knitting needle, place one nylon stocking into one-inch gap. Distribute the stuffing... Read More
March 2, 2020 — As we age, we need fewer calories—about 10% less per decade from age 50 onward—but not necessarily fewer nutrients. With our bodies’ own natural antioxidant systems losing steam, we need to increase our intake of antioxidant-rich fruits and vegetables like artichokes, blackberries, blueberries, broccoli, brussels sprouts, cranberries and dried plums. Because of this calorie-nutrient paradox,... Read More
March 2, 2020 — Join us in celebrating LTC Administrators Week from March 9-13, 2020! The administrator of a long-term care facility has many roles. Their primary duty is to oversee the day-to-day operations of the facility, which can include: Supervising Resident Care The administrator works closely with the Director of Nursing and the nursing/clinical staff to ensure all... Read More
February 7, 2020 — Happy Birthday Residents! 2/7 Bryan S. 2/8 Sue W. 2/22 Joseph W. Happy Birthday Staff: 2/2 Darcy D. 2/7 Shirley M. 2/9 Crystal C. 2/10 Kara C. 2/19 Stephen C. 2/19 Chasity M. 2/22 Tabitha P. 2/25 Shelby S. Welcome New Residents: Linda B. Lucinda H. Tony P.
February 7, 2020 — In the pizza industry, there has been many a conflict over how to make the best pizza. It is debatable that toppings under the sauce taste and look better or worse than toppings above the sauce and cheese. Chicago-style pizza goes against the traditional grain of most of the other pizza recipes in the U.S.... Read More
February 7, 2020 — While Fat Tuesday is the traditional time to throw a Mardi Gras party, you can have one any time of the year. What better way to liven things up? It’s also a great way to celebrate the ongoing spirit of New Orleans. Decorations– You can create a fun party without having to purchase a lot... Read More
February 7, 2020 — If you’ve been diagnosed with heart disease or are at risk of developing heart disease, regular exercise is essential for the health of your heart, body and mind. In fact, aerobic exercise and heart health really do go hand-in-hand. Before jumping into your gym shoes, however, talk to your doctor about your desires and objectives.... Read More
January 6, 2020 — Tell the cold weather to take a hike, and get ready to have some fun! Winter Beach Party – Bring that fun-in-the-sun feeling into your home with a winter beach bash. Spread beach towels on the living room floor; wear your swimsuit and a pair of flippers (why not?); feast on hot dogs; make castles... Read More