St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations

March 5, 2018 — In recent years, the St. Patrick’s Day celebrations in Dublin, Ireland have extended to a week-long event called St. Patrick’s Festival, encompassing a spectacular fireworks display, open-air music, street theater and the traditional parade. Over one million people annually attend. As a part of the celebration, many attendees wear shamrocks on their lapels or caps... Read More

Tips For Spring Cleaning

March 5, 2018 — If you are storing away your winter clothes, consider using large plastic storage containers that feature snap-on lids. Storage containers are very important to keeping your clothes free from fading and dust. When packing your clothes, roll them instead of folding. This not only eliminates creases and wrinkles, but also saves a lot of space.... Read More

Pulmonary Rehabilitation Week

March 5, 2018 — March 11-17 is Pulmonary Rehabilitation Week, which was initiated by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR) to educate about the role of pulmonary rehabilitation in enhancing the quality of life of individuals with chronic lung disease. The 2018 theme, “Improving Life, One Breath at a Time,” honors individuals who struggle to overcome... Read More

March is National Nutrition Month: Incorporate Nutrition Into Your Life

March 5, 2018 — Great nutrition is an essential part of making better lifestyle choices. If your food is not nutritionally balanced, your body may feel sluggish. Eating well is easier than ever if you follow these simple tips. Monitor your red meat intake. Red meat is packed with saturated fat that can clog arteries. Eating red meat once... Read More

Women’s History Month

March 5, 2018 — March is Women’s History Month, which began as International Women’s Day and then Women’s History Week. Women’s History Week was first celebrated in 1978 in Sonoma County, California, which was designed around March 8 (International Women’s Day). In February 1980, President Jimmy Carter issued a presidential proclamation declaring the week of March 8, 1980, as... Read More

Stained Glass Heart Cookies

January 31, 2018 — Ingredients: 3/4 cup butter or margarine, softened 3/4 cup granulated sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 3 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/3 cup red hot candies, crushed Frosting (optional) Directions: In mixing bowl cream together butter and sugar. Beat in eggs and vanilla extract. Stir together flour and baking powder. Gradually... Read More

Football FAQs

January 31, 2018 — There are two types of positions in football: an offensive and a defensive position. What are the offensive positions in football? Offensive positions are quarterback, offensive lineman, running back, fullback, and wide receiver. One of the most essential offensive positions is the quarterback. The quarterback is the leader of the team. He gets the ball... Read More

Upcoming Events

January 31, 2018 — Every Monday at 2:00 Music with Ms. Paula Every other Monday at 10:00 Devotion with Rev. Jackson Every Thursday at 10:00 Heritage Hospice Bible Study Every 1st & 3rd Saturday at 3:00 Charisland Assembly Every 2nd Wednesday at 2:00 Karoke w/ Mr. Morris Every 2nd Saturday at 10:00 Faith & Love Ministries Every 2nd Sunday... Read More

Help us Help you during this Flu Season

January 24, 2018 — The 2017/2018 Flu Season is already proving to be a challenge especially for the elderly. You can help us help you and our residents by being knowledgeable about Seasonal Flu. The following information is from the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). Take Time to Get a Flu Vaccine CDC recommends a yearly flu... Read More