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Photo Highlights

July 2, 2019 — Eli, staff member, is eating a live worm during the fear factor competition last month.   Ms. Zachary is watering the vegetables that our residents are growing.   Some of our wonderful CNAs that we are celebrating in June

July 25: Wine & Cheese Day

July 2, 2019 — The basic rule about pairing food with wine is that one shouldn’t overpower the other. Simply put, strong cheeses should pair well with strong wines, while mild cheeses would go well with mild wines. Acidic wines go perfectly well with pungent cheeses. Brie goes well with sparkling wine or Chardonnay while goat cheese matches well... Read More

Lisa’s Corner

July 2, 2019 — July is summer travel time, so here is a few jokes to tell your children or grandchildren that they can pass on. Why did the witch stay in a hotel? She heard they had great broom service Where do sheep go on vacation? The Baaa-hamas! What do frogs like to drink on a hot summer’s... Read More

July is UV Safety Month: What You Eat Can Protect Your Skin from the Sun

July 2, 2019 — Researchers from Harvard University recently announced that lutein (LOO-teen) —a potent antioxidant found in such dark green, leafy vegetables as spinach and kale —may protect the skin from sun damage. “Lutein has been widely recognized for its eye health benefits for several years, but, our data is the first of its kind to suggest that... Read More

Happy Birthday!

July 2, 2019 — Resident Birthdays J.Alvey  July 02 M.Barnes July 04 M.Tharpe  July 14 B.White July 17 L.Clements  July 18 B.Barnes  July 19 T.Carter  July 21 W.Newcomb July 21 K.Drexler July 24 Staff Birthdays Rebecca D. July 01 Shonda W.  July 12 Maria P.  July 20 Ryan L. July 21 Jerrime B. July 28

Activity Highlights

July 2, 2019 — 4th: celebrating Independence Day with crafts, songs, and snacks. *Fair Week* 8th: Face painting and making t-shirts 9th: Ring toss and Ball in the Bucket 10th: Cotton candy and popcorn 11th: Special surprise events 12th: Cake walk and Stand Up Bingo 19th: Residents will enjoy a lunch at Denny’s

June 27- Sunglasses Day

June 6, 2019 — In the summer months, we pull out our sunglasses to protect our eyes from those harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays. However, sunglasses didn’t begin their life to protect us from UV rays. Early “sunglasses” were nothing more than polished gems. Nero, a Roman emperor, watched gladiator fights through these gems. Early models of sunglasses can be... Read More

Future SRNA

June 6, 2019 — Over the past few months, we have been hiring Hospitality Aides to obtain on the job training here at our center. We will then enroll them into the State Registered Nursing Assistant program at ECTCS to obtain their certification. We are excited to say we have three staff currently enrolled at ECTCS. We also have... Read More

June 16: Father’s Day

June 6, 2019 — Celebrate dads, grandfathers, uncles, and father-figures who have made a positive impact on a child’s life. Studies show that men who play an active role in their children’s lives stimulate all aspects of development: emotional, academic, behavioral, and social, even when those men don’t live in the same home as their children. This Father’s Day,... Read More

Activity Highlights

June 6, 2019 — June 13: Reception for Nursing Assistants, 2:00 p.m. June 16: Happy Father’s Day Celebration June 18: 2:00 Throw a pie or water balloon at Administrator, Director of Nursing and other leadership staff June 21: Car Show, 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. Please see Resident Council President, Lisa S, or Siobhan or Teresa in the Activity Department... Read More