Hot Cocoa & the First Snow of the Year

— The first snow of the year arrived on a perfect day. Residents were scheduled to have a Hot Cocoa bar with all the fixings. Residents were treated with hot cocoa topped with marshmallows, whipped cream, chocolate chips and a candy cane. Now that’s a cup of hot cocoa that was sure to please. Residents reminisced... Read More

Residents Make Blessing Mix

— Residents joined in to make Blessing Mix. Residents really enjoy cooking class. Some of you may know this as Puppy Chow. This recipe called for Chex mix cereal and Cheerios cereal combined and then you pour melted chocolate over and mix. Josephine stirred the mixture and with the help of Rosalee, our Activities Assistant added... Read More

National Glaucoma Awareness Month Glaucoma: A Brief Overview

— 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

— 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

Popcorn Mix-In Ideas: National Popcorn Day is January 21

— Whether you like popcorn plain, with cheese, or classic theatre-style with melted butter—today is a great day to try something new! Here are some quick and easy mix-in ideas to try the next time you pop those hot, fluffy kernels. If you like peanut butter… mix in a small bag of Reeses Pieces into your... Read More

Reduce Stress with More Vitamin C

— 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

Residents Make Chili

— As always there is something cooking in the Activities Department and boy was it good. Residents and staff member Rosalee cooked a big pot of chili on our first snow day of the season. Just what the doctor ordered on that cold and snowy day. Residents reminisced about the way that they would cook their... Read More

Halloween Celebration and Special Visitor

— Residents and staff always have a blast on Halloween. Who said Halloween is just for kids? Trick or treating, laughs, jokes, pranks and all the fun we could handle was going on around here on Halloween Day. We started our day with the tiniest of Trick or treaters from our local schools. What a treat... Read More

Veterans & First Responders Breakfast

— Salyersville Nursing & Rehabilitation center hosted our annual First Responders and Veterans Breakfast at our facility. As always, we would like to show our Veterans and First Responders how much we appreciate them for selflessly giving of themselves. What a great admiration there is for all of them. Once again Thank you!! And as always,... Read More

Big Blue Madness Party

— Big Blue Madness went on with a bang here at Salyersville Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. We spent the night cheering on our Kentucky Wildcats and eating Pizza. Who doesn’t enjoy a good pizza or a good Wildcat game for that matter? Residents and the Activities Department cheered along with the Wildcats and enjoyed watching the... Read More