Success Story

July 1, 2019 — The activities department would like to highlight “Ms. Deb “. The activities team was surprised when she told us that she was only able to read some short sentences and had been deciphering through long documents hoping she got the gist of what was there since she was a young lady. Ms. Deb then expressed... Read More

Happy Birthday and Welcome!

July 1, 2019 — Happy Birthday! Residents Martin F. Terrissa R. Shirley G. Wayne S. Estrella Z. Victoria H. Edward M. Debra T. Suzanne T. Antoni T. Richard T. Maria O. Bernard C. Gregory C. Jack B.   Carl S. Marcos Chuck M. Barry B. Audrey G.  Kevin W. Eleodoro F. Welcome! Leola B.  Yvonne D. Edmonds W.  Georgia E.... Read More

Macaroni and Cheese Day is July 14: A Fun (but Cheesy) Origin Story

July 1, 2019 — Although Americans love macaroni-and-cheese, it might have been an Italian creation dating to the late 13th century. The first Italian recipe called for fermented dough cut in two-inch squares, cooked and tossed with grated cheese – likely Parmesan. Thomas Jefferson brought a similar recipe to his home in Virginia after traveling to France and Italy... Read More

Interesting Facts You Should Know About July

July 1, 2019 — July was named in honor of Julius Caesar in 44bc. July starts on the same weekday as April every year. The Anglo-Saxon names for the month included Heymonath (hay month) or Maed monath (meadow month) The birth flowers for July are the Larkspur (Delphinium) or the Water Lily (Nymphaea’s; Marliacea Chromatella) On Average it is... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

July 1, 2019 — It’s getting hot ya’ll!! Welcome to July…. and Summer time. This time of year reminds me of when I was younger in southwest Missouri. My family would spend nearly every weekend at the lake. I loved being in the water fishing, skiing, swimming or just floating. My mother always says she could barely get me... Read More

Success Story

June 4, 2019 — If you’re by the hall in front of the therapy gym and you hear the sounds of grunts and groans – get out of the way! KB, with the determination of a steam engine, will run you down. This man does not let fatigue or sweat running down his face stop him. He fights, pushing... Read More

National Safety Month: Medication Safety

June 4, 2019 — Medication errors can occur in a medical center, senior living facility, or at home. Hospitals, pharmacies, and facilities have checks in place to minimize medication errors. When getting a refill or a new prescription, be sure to verify: Your name is on the bottle. The name of the doctor. The name of the medication, since... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

June 4, 2019 — Hello ya’ll! Happy June! June brings a lot of wonderful things. Father’s Day is the 16th and it always makes me smile to call and talk to my Dad. He lives in Missouri and is the definition of a family man. He loves his family more than anything and if my sister and I don’t... Read More

Fun Facts About June

June 4, 2019 — June is the month with the longest daylight hours of the year in the Northern Hemisphere June’s birthstone is the pearl, the Moonstone and the Alexandrite The June birth flower is the Rose (Rosa) and the Honeysuckle (Lonicera) In 2009 June was the 662 most popular name for girls in the USA Anglo-Saxons gave the... Read More

June 10 is Iced Tea Day

June 4, 2019 — There is nothing like a cold drink on a hot day. For about 2 billion people, iced tea is their drink of choice. Tea is a very versatile drink, being able to be served hot and cold. It’s also healthy for you as well! Tea is rich in antioxidants. Antioxidants rid your body of harmful... Read More