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World Kindness Day is November 13

— Kindness is a generosity of spirit. It comes to life when we give of ourselves and our time to be of help to others, without expecting anything in return. When you show kindness to somebody you bring out the best in yourself, and a side-effect of brightening up somebody else’s day is to feel happier... Read More

October is Physical Therapy Month

— Physical Therapists work to restore mobility and promote independence. The goal is to move the patient toward greater independence and mobility, either unassisted or with assistive devices. The licensed physical therapist focuses on improvement, coordination, balance, strength and endurance.

Happy Birthday and Welcome New Residents!

— Happy Birthday Residents! Mari R. Jerica P. Ella D. Jamichia W. Evetta L. Clarence W. Alvina B. Breshanna A. Gary B. Sarah J. Quarneeshia W. Shakita B. Happy Birthday Staff! Deloris O. Seredia J. Tommie L. Daniel B. Marc F. Lakisha S. Jerrmeccus M. Germaine T. Danny S. Jasmine L. Keonta G. Derek S. Erika... Read More

Sweetest Day is October 19

— The first Sweetest Day in history took place in October of 1921 in Cleveland, Ohio. Organized by a committee of candy makers, all sorts of candies were delivered to low-income people throughout the city with the message that this Saturday in October was the “sweetest day of the year.” Having evolved since then, people now... Read More

October 16 is National Fossil Day

— How are fossils formed? For fossil formation to take place, a series of fortunate events must occur. If any part of the series is missing, we will never see the fossil! In fact, fossilization is a rare occurrence. Nature tends to lean toward recycling itself, which includes just about everything from plants and animals to rocks... Read More

Breast Cancer Awareness and Detection

— According to breastcancer.org, “Every three minutes a woman in the United States is diagnosed with breast cancer.” Breast cancer is a serious illness that affects a significant population of American women. The good news is that, if detected early, breast cancer can often be successfully treated. Breast cancer occurs when cells in breasts called “tumors”... Read More

Fall Craft: Pine Cone Bird Feeder

— 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

Find Balance with the Autumn Equinox

— The equinox happens twice annually: once in March (spring equinox), and once in September (autumn equinox.) The autumn equinox, also known as the first day of fall, will be celebrated around the world on September 23rd this year. What is an equinox? The term equinox comes from the Latin words aequus and nox. These words... Read More

Happy Birthday and Welcome!

— Happy Birthday Residents! Erika W. Jacob P. Ellis W. Laura B. Brian H. Sarah S. James S. Shatanna M. Willie P. Sara S. Samantha S. Happy Birthday Staff! Roslynn B. Tewonica W. Annette B. George Thompson Sarah B. Sherlonda Y. Carolyn R. Latoya P. Frederica C. Fredetria C. Salinda F. Kyneyto C. Welcome New Residents!... Read More

September 14th is Live Creative Day: Ways to Enhance Your Creativity

— Keep an Idea Journal. Do this regularly, and you may often start having more ideas the moment you start to write. Allow yourself the freedom to think outside the box. Aim for Quantity. Generate lot of ideas for you to go through later. With a large list of ideas, you’ll have more options to choose... Read More