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Candy Canes Are Festive and Fun!

— Candy canes are everyone’s favorite holiday treat. Their versatility makes them perfect for all kinds of decorative uses! Candy canes can be crushed or used whole in holiday arts and crafts projects. You can find candy canes sprinkled inside of cookies and other delicious Christmas recipes. Candy canes make great ornaments. You can buy real... Read More

Candy Canes Are Festive and Fun!

— Candy canes are everyone’s favorite holiday treat. Their versatility makes them perfect for all kinds of decorative uses! Candy canes can be crushed or used whole in holiday arts and crafts projects. You can find candy canes sprinkled inside of cookies and other delicious Christmas recipes. Candy canes make great ornaments. You can buy real... Read More

Cookout hosted by Patty Mann

— Residents were treated to an old fashioned home-cooked meal by friend Patty Mann along with help from Becky Allen, Kathy Puckett, Catherine Allen, Emily Mann, and Kallie Mann. Residents were treated as if they were right at home sitting outside enjoying friends and good food with the company of a few dogs. Residents enjoyed soup... Read More

Activities Bucks Store

— This month a new program was started with the Activities Department to create a higher level of participation in Activities. Residents were given Activities Bucks for every activity that they attended. Residents were then invited to attend the Activities Store at the end of the month. While at the store residents spent their activities bucks... Read More

Fall Tree Art

— Residents enjoyed painting their versions of a Fall tree and the leaves flying about. They started out with a blank canvas and then were given fall colored paints such as red, green, brown and yellow to create their very own masterpiece. As residents painted their Fall tree’s we discussed the changing of the leaves and... Read More

Three Light, Simple and Easy Meals from Turkey Leftovers

— There never seems to be enough time to prepare for the holidays. Our immune systems plummet and stress rises. During this time, try to find shortcuts to make things less stressful. Turkey leftovers can be a helpful part of this strategy. Here are three light, simple and easy ways to use your turkey leftovers: Turkey... Read More

Giving Thanks for Being a Caregiver

— Balancing work, home and private life with the demands of being a caregiver can be frustrating. Just when you may find a good balance, the demands of your elderly parent might change and you are again pulled back into that stressful situation. How can you offset the worry, the anxiety, the anger, and the resentment?... Read More

How to Prepare for Cold and Flu Season with a Strong Immune System

— Cold and flu season will be upon us soon and there is no better time to protect yourself than right now with a strong immune system. What is the immune system? Very simply, our immune system is like a shield that protects our body from the germs, bacteria and viruses that can cause illness. The weaker... Read More

Pizza Party

— From the young to the middle-aged to the elderly, most enjoy pizza. When you make it a pizza party with music and laughs what can go wrong with that picture. Let me answer that for you (Nothing). Residents enjoyed pizza and some music with conversations on making pizza. Residents shared their stories of making pizza... Read More

Heritage Day Performance

— Each year residents work alongside the Activities department and other staff members to learn a new dance routine for our annual Heritage Day performance. The community looks forward to what our residents at Salyersville Nursing & Rehabilitation Center have in store for them. The residents, as usual, took the stage by storm and to much... Read More