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Pumpkin Painting Highlights

December 3, 2019 — Our crafty residents enjoyed painting pumpkins for our Fall Fest that we celebrated last month of November. They sure did an amazing job with the help of some Hanson Memorial High School students. Thanks for your unconditional help with our residents.  

Five Ways to Make a Mid-Season Holiday Change

November 30, 2019 — 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

Candy Canes Are Festive and Fun!

November 30, 2019 — Candy canes are everyone’s favorite holiday treat. Their versatility makes them perfect for all kinds of decorative uses! Candy canes can be crushed or used whole in holiday arts and crafts projects. You can find candy canes sprinkled inside of cookies and other delicious Christmas recipes. Candy canes make great ornaments. You can buy real... Read More

December 1-7, 2019 is National Handwashing Awareness Week

November 30, 2019 — Five Simple Steps to Wash Your Hands the Right Way Washing your hands is easy, and it’s one of the most effective ways to prevent germs and infection from spreading from one person to another and throughout entire communities—from your home and workplace to childcare facilities and hospitals. Through regular practice of simple hand washing,... Read More

Tips for Creating Successful Resolutions

November 30, 2019 — Stick to 1-2 important goals. Having a laundry list of all the things you would like to change in your life can be overwhelming. Having a smaller list allows you to concentrate all your energy and focus on these goals. Once you achieve those goals, you can always set a few more! Be realistic. Ask yourself whether... Read More

How to Prepare for Cold and Flu Season with a Strong Immune System

November 6, 2019 — Cold and flu season will be upon us soon and there is no better time to protect yourself than right now with a strong immune system. What is the immune system? Very simply, our immune system is like a shield that protects our body from the germs, bacteria and viruses that can cause illness. The... Read More

Thanksgiving Traditions that can be Shared Year after Year

November 6, 2019 — Adding some new and interesting family traditions to the Thanksgiving celebration can really liven things up and give people something to look forward to all year. Thanksgiving is a time to give thanks for the people we treasure in our lives and the things we have been blessed with over the past year. A nice... Read More

Thanksgiving Thoughts

November 6, 2019 — Thanksgiving is a time for food, celebration, and fun. Every year on Thanksgiving, families gather around the table to enjoy a meal and give thanks. As we celebrate Thanksgiving this year, it’s important to remember that it’s about more than being thankful for one day. Today is the day to be thankful for all the... Read More

Activity Highlights

November 6, 2019 — If you haven’t been to the Fit, Fun & Fabulous event, you are definitely missing out on a great opportunity to learn about community resources, the chance to complete free healthcare screenings, and listen to great guest speakers. Our Admissions Coordinator, Vicky Landry and our Activities Asst. Francheska Cortes provided the community with information on... Read More

Tips for a Successful Black Friday

November 6, 2019 — Show up early! Many of the stores that have massive sales will sell out fast. The whole purpose of having super cheap items is to get people in the door. Spend some time before the big day to make a list of people who you will be shopping for. Next to their name, include a... Read More