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What Kind Of Difference Are You Making?

October 4, 2017 — Do you wake up every morning and say “I’m going to change the world today”? Most of us would feel a bit grandiose saying that, yet many of us really DO want to change the world, and we DO want to make a difference. And we often feel discouraged and disheartened at our inability to... Read More

Oral Hygiene: Beyond that Good Smile and Fresh

October 4, 2017 — Oral hygiene is very important, as we have been told since we were young. In fact, brushing our teeth and gargling were usually among the first practices many of us were taught as kids. Most of us probably learned how to brush our teeth well before we could utter words clearly or speak straight. If... Read More

Halloween Crafts

October 4, 2017 — Give these easy craft ideas a try. They’re short; they’re sweet; they’re fun and the end results are spooktacular! Halloween Mosaics Cut small squares of various colors of paper. On a piece of heavy white paper stock, draw the outline of a pumpkin, Frankenstein or other Halloween character. With a small dab of all-purpose glue... Read More

Breast Cancer Awareness and Detection

October 4, 2017 — 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

Beer Through the Years

September 6, 2017 — Around 10,000 years ago, somebody let a primordial barley and hop concoction stand long enough for it to ferment. The result not only made anonymous history, it was the genesis of beer’s own special influence throughout the ages. It was the accepted practice in Babylonia, as early as 4000 years ago, that for a month... Read More

Learn How To Ease The Aging Process

September 6, 2017 — Aging doesn’t have to drag you down! Use these tips to get a better edge on aging with grace. Learn all you can about your health. Learn about what aging does to the body, what things you can fix and what will happen as you get older. Knowing this information allows you to take charge... Read More

Senior Fitness

September 6, 2017 — Staying fit and mobile plays a large role in senior health. Naturally, our bodies change, but we don’t want them becoming immobile! Here are some tips to make your senior years more enjoyable and fit. Continue doing your daily living tasks as much as possible. Taking a bath, even if it’s just a sponge bath,... Read More

Cholesterol Education Month

September 6, 2017 — You’ll often hear cholesterol referred to as either good cholesterol or bad cholesterol. LDL cholesterol (bad cholesterol) carries cholesterol through the bloodstream, dropping it off where it’s needed for cell building and leaving behind any unused residue as plaque on the walls of the arteries. HDL cholesterol (good cholesterol) picks up the cholesterol which has... Read More

Happy Birthday!

September 6, 2017 — Residents Dennis D. September 06 Annabelle P. September 07 Edward R. September 11 Tony M. September 21 Nellie O. September 21 Dale P. September 22 Raymond R. September 28

Peach Cobbler

July 28, 2017 — Celebrate National Peach Day on August 24th. Ingredients: 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, melted 2-quart microwave dish 1 cup self-rising flour 1 cup granulated sugar 1 cup whole milk 4 cups sliced peaches Vanilla ice cream Directions: Melt 1 stick of butter in a 2 quart microwave dish. In a separate dish, combine 1 cup... Read More