Fall Craft: Pine Cone Bird Feeder

September 4, 2019 — Supplies needed: a pine cone, vegetable shortening, oatmeal bird seed, and some string. Start by mixing together 1/2 cup of the shortening with 2 1/2 cups oatmeal and mix until well blended. (Optional: Add dried fruit, chopped nuts, or sunflower seeds.) Tie a string to the top of the pine cone and then apply the... Read More

Fun Facts about September

September 4, 2019 — The birthstone for September is the sapphire. The zodiac signs for September are Virgo (August 23 – September 22) and Libra (September 23 – October 22) The birth flower for September is the morning glory. On September 1, 1905, Alberta and Saskatchewan were established. On September 1, 1939, World War II began in Europe because... Read More

Happy Birthday and Welcome!

September 4, 2019 — Happy Birthday Residents! Kevin S. Alice W. Cindy L  Joyce W. Beverly S. Janet C. Norma S. Kevin W. Fredie R.                Carlima B. Gina G.   Miguel S. Gary T.  Marvin M. Renita M. Welcome! Diane B. Kerry B. Stephanie B. Antonio C. Matias C. Duy D. Arturo E. Patricia M. Louis P.  Joann S. Angelina... Read More

September Chef Select: Italian Night

September 4, 2019 — Appetizer: Caesar Salad Entree: Homemade Meatballs with Mama’s Spaghetti Sauce Herbed Fresh Cut Green Beans Spaghetti Noodles Dinner Roll Dessert: Tiramisu with milk, coffee, or hot tea

The History of Grandparents Day

September 4, 2019 — National Grandparents Day is celebrated on September 8, 2019, but do you know where the holiday originated from? Marian McQuade first brainstormed the idea of honoring the elderly with a “Grandparents Day,” which later became a nationally recognized holiday in 1978. McQuade, the original founder of Grandparents Day, was the mother to 15 children, grandmother... Read More

Volunteer Extraordinaire

August 5, 2019 — The Activities Department would like to give recognition to Resident Volunteer Ardrey. The Activities Department had taken notice to Ardrey and how on board he was with helping residents and staff. I mean if Ardrey took notice to someone wanting to go to the moon he would try to build a spaceship. I asked Ardrey... Read More

Ten Random Facts

August 5, 2019 — Cherries are a member of the rose family You burn more calories sleeping than you do watching TV, Burning between 50-70 calories an hour depending on weight Mark Twains’ ‘Tom Sawyer’ was the first novel written on a typewriter The first ballistic missile, the V2 was developed by Germany in WWII The dwarf planet Sedna... Read More

Happy Birthday and Welcome!

August 5, 2019 — Happy Birthday Residents! Carin A. Gloria D. Lillian J. Kathryn S. Stanley H. Eric F. Lois H.    Nellie G. Linda B. Noma L. Welcome! Barry J.  Deirdra D. Elba D.   Patrice D. Mario O. Isabella S.

Interesting Facts You Should Know About August

August 5, 2019 — The birthstones for August are the peridot and the sardonyx The zodiac signs for August are Leo (July 23 – August 22) and Virgo (August 23 – September 22) The birth flowers for August are the gladiolus and the poppy. On August 1, 1876, Colorado, also known as the Centennial State, became the 38th state... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

August 5, 2019 — Oh my goodness Ya’ll…. it is hot! Happy August. Well it is almost back to school time. We are working on a school supply drive to help our staff with the outrageous cost of school supplies. I remember those days with kiddos. They would get so excited about getting all the new stuff to take... Read More