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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

Success Story: Walter S.

— Resident Walter S. who is an amputee is now out of his wheelchair and walking. We are proud of Walter and all of his hard work!

December 1-7, 2019 is National Handwashing Awareness Week

— Five Simple Steps to Wash Your Hands the Right Way Washing your hands is easy, and it’s one of the most effective ways to prevent germs and infection from spreading from one person to another and throughout entire communities—from your home and workplace to childcare facilities and hospitals. Through regular practice of simple hand washing,... 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

Tips for Creating Successful Resolutions

— Stick to 1-2 important goals. Having a laundry list of all the things you would like to change in your life can be overwhelming. Having a smaller list allows you to concentrate all your energy and focus on these goals. Once you achieve those goals, you can always set a few more! Be realistic. Ask yourself whether... Read More

Five Ways to Make a Mid-Season Holiday Change

— Start a holiday journal. Every evening write down three things you noticed that day, things that connected you with the meanings of the holidays. Meet or talk with someone new. Do you know your neighbors? Talking to someone new can be daunting, but remember start with a smile. Don’t know where to begin? Ask them... Read More

Tips for a Successful Black Friday

— Show up early! Many of the stores that have massive sales will sell out fast. The whole purpose of having super cheap items is to get people in the door. Spend some time before the big day to make a list of people who you will be shopping for. Next to their name, include a... 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

Recipe of the Month: Chocolate Toffee

— In recognition of National Candy Day November 4, 2019, we bring to you… Ingredients: 1 ¼ cup (2 ½ sticks) of butter 1 ¼ cup granulated sugar ½ tsp of vanilla extract Pinch of kosher salt 2 cups semi sweet chocolate chips ½ cup toasted chopped almonds ½ cup toasted chopped pecans Flaky sea salt... Read More

Photo Highlights

— Rolling Hills celebrated our deficiency free survey with festivities for the staff and residents last week. Mon – Carnival theme celebration, Tue – Taco Tuesday with a Piñata’s, Wed – Movies with Pizza and Nachos, Thurs – Finger Food Pot Luck and talent show, Friday – Tailgate with grilling. The staff and residents really enjoyed... Read More