Meditation has grown in popularity over the years as various phone apps have been released dedicated solely to mindfulness, meditation, and mental wellness. As a self-care tool, meditation is incredible for maintaining mental health and promoting a good sense of [...]
At Dunwoody Pines retirement community, we understand that winter brings its own set of skincare challenges. As temperatures dip, so does the humidity, which can leave your skin feeling less than its best. During winter the cold air outside and [...]
When the days get shorter and the nights are cold, it can be tempting to stay warm and cozy in bed all day. Here at our California retirement communities, we know that staying actively engaged in hobbies can be a [...]
Each winter, we do our best to stave off illness, keep our mental health in top shape, and keep our bodies at their healthiest. Though sometimes we need an extra kick of self-care, especially as caretakers for loved one with [...]
As the weather gets colder, the need for comfort food arises. With so many options out there, it can be tough to meal plan, and easy to get into a weeknight food rut. Luckily, residents of our amazing retirement communities [...]
The term “burnout” can be defined as physical or mental collapse caused by overwork or stress. As a caregiver to someone dealing with Alzheimer’s, your job can definitely be stressful and challenging. We don’t want the symptoms of burnout, including [...]
When the weather outside is indeed frightful, it’s natural to start exploring some indoor hobbies and activities. All of our Ohio retirement communities provide top-notch dining services, where our residents receive delicious and nutritious meals from a professional chef. If [...]
As winter brings cold, maybe even icy weather that makes it hard to go outside, our vibrant retirement communities are turning up the heat with a variety of indoor activities to keep spirits high! Did you know that at each [...]
When you take the time and effort to decorate for the new season, your home feels brand new! There’s something amazing about the transformation that can come from a few simple and intentional decor changes– it truly has the power [...]
While winter weather and nature can be incredibly beautiful, the season can also introduce some challenges to our mental health and motivation. Whether you call it the winter slump, the winter blues, or something similar, many people experience lower mood [...]
When cold weather keeps you indoors, it's a great opportunity to break out the board games! Whether you love jigsaw puzzles, chess, checkers, or Scrabble, playing games with friends and family nurtures relationships while keeping your mind sharp.
We challenge you to make time to get together for an evening of games and laughter!
The culinary mastermind behind the exquisite dining experience at Hammond Glen Retirement Community! With a passion for cooking that ignited in his teenage years, Peter's journey from dishwashing to mastering the culinary arts is a testament to his dedication and skill. As the recipient of the 'Executive Chef of the Year 2023' award for Sunshine Retirement Living, he brings not only exceptional dishes to the table but also a specialized focus on hospitality for our senior residents.
Join us in celebrating Chef Peter, a true inspiration and a vital part of our Senior Executive Chef Team, as he continues to elevate the dining experience and mentor fellow chefs across our communities. ... See MoreSee Less