Winter weather lends itself to the desire for hearty, warm, and cozy meals at home. What about trying out some new seasonal drink recipes, too? At the Marshall Pines Memory Care and Transitional Assisted Living Community, our residents are given [...]
As the winter months unfold, we at Sunshine Retirement Living understand that the cold and dark days can sometimes cast a shadow on the spirits of our residents. The winter blues, also known as seasonal affective disorder (SAD), can impact [...]
As winter descends upon us, the challenges of Alzheimer’s caregiving can become even more demanding. The colder months bring not only the physical challenges of weather but also an emotional toll on both caregivers and those living with Alzheimer’s. In [...]
Experimenting with new recipes for breakfasts as the weather cools down this winter can be a fun new hobby. Here at the Marshall Pines Memory Care and Transitional Assisted Living Community, a professional chef provides amazing dining services, designed to [...]
Navigating the path of Alzheimer’s disease with a loved one can be a journey of challenges, learning, and deep emotional connections. It’s a journey that requires compassion, patience, and understanding. In our memory care communities, we embrace this journey 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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
The winter season is a time of reflection, beauty, and sometimes, a touch of melancholy, especially for those living in memory care communities. As the landscape turns into a picturesque tableau of white, ensuring the well-being of our memory care [...]
As winter casts its icy spell on the world around us, we embark on a journey to enhance the spirit of the season through the healing world of winter aromatherapy. Our memory care communities utilize sensory spas and the benefits [...]
Feeling stuck indoors right now, but want to still stay healthy and active? We understand--our team plans amazing indoor activities for our residents to stay moving all year round.
But if you're at home and unable to join us, get creative and try out some at-home exercises! Resistance bands, light weights, and yoga mats are all you need for a safe, effective indoor workout. If you don't have a set of weights, you can even use everyday items such as canned food, water bottles, or detergent bottles as makeshift dumbbells!