Success Story: Mr. V.

February 5, 2020 — Mr. V. was admitted to Hacienda Oaks-Beeville on 12/21/2019 after an accidental fall at home, that left him with a fracture of his right hip that required surgical repair. Upon admission Mr. V. required max assistance with basic everyday tasks such as dressing, toileting hygiene, walking, transfers and bed mobility. Despite being in pain at... Read More

Happy Birthday and Welcome to All!

February 5, 2020 — Happy Birthday Staff and Residents Ramon G. Guadalupe L. Roger R. Delfina V. Joe C. Welcome! Mary Ann.S Lynn .F Yasu M. Joe.C Maurice W. Albert C. Adolfo F.

February Chef’s Selection

February 5, 2020 — Entrée Butter Crumb Fish with White Wine Sauce California Normandy Vegetable Blend Roasted Red Potatoes Dinner Roll with Margarine Dessert Tiramisu Milk, Coffee or Hot Tea

Upcoming Events

February 5, 2020 — Haircuts w/John – 2/7 & 2/21 Wal-Mart Trip – 2/13 Resident’s Valentine’s Day Party – 2/14 Hong Kong Palace – 2/28

Mardi Gras Party Ideas-Fat Tuesday is February 25!

February 4, 2020 — While Fat Tuesday is the traditional time to throw a Mardi Gras party, you can have one any time of the year. What better way to liven things up? It’s also a great way to celebrate the ongoing spirit of New Orleans. Decorations– You can create a fun party without having to purchase a lot... Read More

Reduce Stress with More Vitamin C

January 6, 2020 — It’s all too easy to feel that you need to reach for the medicine cupboard when stress causes headaches and fatigue. Research shows that vitamin C is a healthy alternative to combat stress and may also have latent benefits such as preventing colds. Vitamin C may reduce both the physical and psychological effects suffered by... Read More

Soup: A Meal In a Bowl

January 6, 2020 — Despite the shorter winter days, our schedules do not slow down. We tend to seek out hardy, quick to prepare meals. Making a pot of soup is a perfect solution for a healthy, hot choice as it’s often called a meal in a bowl. There are dozens of different healthy soups that you can make;... Read More

January 29 is National Puzzle Day

January 6, 2020 — Jigsaw Puzzles: Food for the Mind, Heart, and Soul Jigsaw puzzles are normally viewed as learning toys. They can also do wonders for one’s mood and mind! What Educators Say Jigsaw puzzles can be “food for the brain,” professionals believe. At various phases, they stimulate the learning process. Continuous play enhances a person’s inherent ability... Read More

National Glaucoma Awareness Month: Glaucoma, A Brief Overview

January 6, 2020 — Glaucoma is not a single disease, but a group of diseases that gradually steal eyesight without warning and oftentimes without any prior symptoms. The loss of vision occurs due to damage to the optic nerve. There are many forms of glaucoma, however, two are most prominent. Primary Open Angle Glaucoma (POAG) is the most common... Read More

How to Create the Perfect Story with Simple Scrapbook Journaling

January 6, 2020 — Scrapbook journaling is the inscription that goes with pictures in a scrapbook compilation. There are a variety of ways to create scrapbook journals, which include story-telling, script-writing, or use of fictional stories. The most typical way of scrapbook journaling is by writing the notes or comments by hand, but if your penmanship is hard to... Read More