Control Your Diabetes with these Tips

March 4, 2020 — Many seniors live with a health condition called diabetes. The underlying cause of diabetes varies by type, but no matter what type you have, it causes the body to have higher than normal blood sugar levels. Use the suggestions below to help ease the struggle of living with diabetes. Quit smoking. Nicotine constricts your blood... Read More

Most Popular Flowers to Plant on March 12: Plant A Flower Day

March 4, 2020 — Cosmos – These flowers have the ability to grow anywhere from 12 inches to 4 feet tall. Cosmos are perfect for cutting gardens and are often picked out of gardens and used in flower arrangements. Marigold – Marigolds can be found in yellow, orange, red or a combination of all colors. This type of flower... Read More

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