January 30, 2020

Tomorrow, a group of volunteers will be gathering in the multipurpose room to put together the newsletter. If you are on our mailing list, you will receive your copy sometime next week. If you are not on our mailing list, but would like to receive either physical or di...

January 27, 2020

There are so many unique talents and hobbies to enjoy. Each January, we host a special activity to get a glimpse of other people's lives and to celebrate them.

Over the years, we have had collections varying from nutcrackers to semis, from snowmen to carved bears.

We've...

January 23, 2020

Yesterday afternoon, snowballs were whizzing here at the home. Activity Assistants Phyllis Eden and Carol Martin kicked things off with some snowy jokes and riddles, followed by the ceremonial "forming a snowball" from tissue paper. Then we were ready to play. Staff, r...

January 20, 2020

Today throughout our nation, schoolkids everywhere are celebrating a man who changed the world he lived in--not by violence or force, but by peaceful protestation and kindness.

What would our world look like if we took this attitude toward those we disagreed with? Prove...

January 16, 2020

It's time for another Family Night!

Tonight we're welcoming Illinois Rail, a local group of singers and musicians. Our residents look forward to their performance every year. Without fail, they have put on a great show for us here--smooth gospel singing with a tinge of...

January 13, 2020

After the Christmas and New Year's celebrations are over and all the holiday sugar has been consumed, it's easy to let this time of year become boring. Even the weather tends to be more bleak and bleary after the sparkle of the holidays are over--grey clouds overtake t...

January 9, 2020

Next weekend, the nursing home board is hosting an evening "thank you" meal for staff to show their appreciation for the effort that goes into making our facility run smoothly.

Some days are rougher than others. Some days, we have wild goose chases on the phone trying t...

January 6, 2020

January is National Soup Month.

You probably already knew this--not because you did your research, but because soup just seems to fit January. A hot bowl of soup on a cold day can "warm you from the inside out," as my mother would say. No one feels like eating soup when...

January 2, 2020

Every new year, millions of people promise themselves that they are going to do better in the new year. They are going to exercise more, drink more water, be a more responsible employee, be a more intentional mom, etc., etc.

Research shows that only 8% of these same peo...

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