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November 4, 2021 — Pumpkin Patch Highlights Our Residents had the best time decorating their pumpkins that were donated by Huyck Farms! Breast Cancer Awareness Month Our team rocked Spirit Week and most definitely PINK OUT DAY for breast cancer awareness!

Practice Perfect Pronunciation on November 8: Tongue Twister Day

November 4, 2021 — Improve your language skills and have a laugh on Tongue Twister Day! Tongue twisters are silly, usually alliterative, repetitive phrases of various lengths, used to warm up vocal cords and facial muscles, enhance enunciation and ultimately gain perfect pronunciation. Have fun by challenging your friends and family with these tricky tongue-twisters. The flubs sound funny... Read More

Turn Off the TV and Turn On Your Imagination

November 4, 2021 — Did you know…on average an individual watches at least four hours of television a day, which is approximately two full months of television each year? That’s a lot of screen time! There are many educational channels like National Geographic, History, Discovery, Animal Planet, and Science, however many of us tend to choose programs such as... Read More

Take Time To Get A Flu Vaccine

November 4, 2021 — Flu vaccines help to reduce the burden of flu illnesses, hospitalizations and deaths on the health care system each year. This season, all flu vaccines will be designed to protect against the four flu viruses that research indicates will be most common. Vaccination of people at higher risk of developing serious flu complications is especially... Read More

All About Diabetes

November 4, 2021 — Diabetes affects how the body handles carbohydrates, fats and proteins, and it can cause high blood sugar levels. Blood sugar levels are regulated by insulin – a hormone produced by the pancreas, which can depend on your eating habits. Diabetes is the number one cause of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD). This disease is a condition... Read More

Caring for Yourself When Caring for Another: Self-Care Isn’t Selfish

November 4, 2021 — You are a caregiver if you care for someone who needs help. Caregiving can be difficult despite the great sense of reward you may feel. To continue being a good caregiver, you need to take care of yourself. One way to do that is to make sure you have consistent breaks from your caregiving responsibilities,... Read More

Mental Health Awareness and Prevention: World Mental Health Day is October 10

October 7, 2021 — Mental health includes our emotional, psychological, and social well-being. It affects how we think, feel, and act. It also helps determine how we handle stress, relate to others, and make healthy choices. Mental health is important at every stage of life, from childhood and adolescence through adulthood. Although the terms are often used interchangeably, poor... Read More

It’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October 7, 2021 — October 11th – 15th Monday – Team Up Against Cancer: Wear your favorite sports team! Tuesday – Hats Off to Cancer Survivors: Wear a hat! Wednesday – Every Cancer is Unique: Support the cancer of your choice by wearing that special color! Thursday – Cancer Never Sleeps: Wear your pajamas! Friday – PINK OUT!: Wear... Read More

Get Your Tastebuds Ready!

October 7, 2021 — On October 19th our staff will be competing in the 6th Annual Chili Cook Off Contest! Do you happen to know who the judges are??… that’s right… IT’S YOU! As our amazing residents, you will be putting your tastebuds to the test, and letting the staff know exactly who rules the kitchen in this house!

Halloween Craft

October 7, 2021 — Handprint Spiders: Apply black paint to your palm and four fingers leaving out the thumb. Place palm onto a piece of paper. Turn the paper 180o and print again making sure the palm overlaps. Add some googly eyes using either paint or stickers.