Five Ways to Make a Mid-Season Holiday Change

— Start a holiday journal. Every evening, write down three things you noticed that day, things that connected you with the meanings of the holidays. Meet or talk with someone new. Do you know your neighbors? Talking to someone new can be daunting, but remember start with a smile. Don’t know where to begin? Ask them... Read More

Handwashing Awareness Week Dec. 5-11, 2022

— Follow five simple and effective handwashing steps: Wet, Soap, Scrub, Rinse, Dry to reduce the spread of illness and help stay healthy. To prevent the spread of germs during cold and flu season, you should also wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds: Before touching your eyes, nose, or mouth... Read More

Donuts & Happiness

— You can’t buy happiness, but you can buy DONUTS!! And that’s just what we did.

Fall Festival Highlights

— Residents and staff had a BLAST at out Fall Festival! We enjoyed food from various local food trucks, as well as vendors of all sorts, even a mobile boutique. We had over 20 baskets donated that were auctioned off during the festivities. Kids had plenty of things do as well with a huge inflatable slide... Read More

Baby Fun!

— Our Director of Nursing, Abby W. will soon be welcoming her new baby boy Declan. Our staff and residents made some custom onesies for this sweet boy and had a blast doing it! Of course, we wanted to shower her with diapers and gifts for his arrival. Abby, we are so happy for you and... Read More

November Birthdays!

— Sending Happy Birthday wishes to our lovely Residents Edythe A. 11/1 Delores T 11/9 John W 11/19 Brenda T 11/22 Richard G 11/23 Sharon S 11/22 Joanie P 11/30

Did You Know…Veterans Day Facts

— Veterans Day is a well-known American holiday, but there are several common misconceptions. Here are some interesting facts you may not know known about Veterans Day: Veterans Day does not have an apostrophe. You may sometimes see Veterans Day spelled as “Veteran’s Day” or “Veterans’ Day,” but this is incorrect. The holiday is not a... Read More

Gratitude is Great, but “You’re Welcome” is Wonderful Too!

— You’re Welcomegiving Day is observed annually the day after Thanksgiving, as a way to remind others to politely accept your appreciation. An easy way to think of this cheeky holiday is as though Thanksgiving is the ‘Thank You,’ and You’re Welcomegiving Day is the ‘You’re Welcome’ in polite conversation. What’s your favorite way to say... Read More

Bite-Size Candy Corn Facts & Fun

— Invented in the late 1880s by George Renninger, the sweet treat originally named “chicken feed” was manufactured by the Wunderle Candy Corn Company in Philadelphia. Due to the kernels’ unique layers of yellow, orange, and white, the original creation process was very costly and time-consuming, however, over 100 years and a name change later, the... Read More

Take Care of Your Mental Health – World Mental Health Day: October 10

— Mental health is an important part of overall health and wellbeing. It affects how we think, feel, and act. It may also affect how we handle stress, relate to others, and make choices during an emergency. People with pre-existing mental health conditions or substance use disorders may be particularly vulnerable in an emergency. Mental health... Read More