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Autumn Celebrations From Around the World

Post Date August 14, 2015

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Autumn is the traditional time of harvest and abundance, and most countries around the world celebrate this season is one form or another. Before you create your own fall party, check out these festivals from other countries to get some great ideas that you can incorporate into your own celebration.   China   The Mid-Autumn  Continue Reading »

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Benefits of Gardening for Senior Residents

Post Date July 13, 2015

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Gardening is a staple activity in assisted living communities, and is also very trendy! Many centers have garden committees made of residents that are dedicated to planning and maintaining a flower or vegetable/herb garden on the property. Garden committees like these and garden clubs are terrific ways for your seniors, even those with limited mobility, to  Continue Reading »

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Hot Ideas for A Luau-Themed Summer Party

Post Date June 11, 2015

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Luau-themed parties are HOT for summer. Whether you have a small team-building activity, department outing, or a larger-scale company picnic or resident activity, luau-themed parties are a popular choice. We have all kind of great ideas to help you create a fun-filled luau almost anywhere; indoors, the beach, or a large indoor space.      Continue Reading »

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5 Summer Party Safety Tips

Post Date June 5, 2015

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The sun is shining, the weather is nice, and the birds are chirping…summer is here! The arrival of summer means more picnics, backyard barbeques, family reunions, and other seasonal celebrations. No matter what kind of summer party you’re gearing up for, it’s important to keep safety in mind. Here are 5 summer party safety tips  Continue Reading »

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Cool Ideas for Your Birthday Party Cakes

Post Date May 18, 2015

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Birthday parties are always a festive day. In a residence center, you may be celebrating birthdays a lot. Whether you celebrate birthdays for each person or by birth month, a birthday is always a fun excuse for a party. We understand that residents may have limitations when it comes to celebrating birthdays, especially when it  Continue Reading »

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4 Springtime Ideas for Birthday Celebrations

Post Date April 22, 2015

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Take advantage of spring’s natural magic (and the warmer weather) by taking all of your birthday celebrations outside. Use some of these fun ideas for birthday parties, or activities, while you enjoy the fresh air of springtime!   1. Garden Party An outdoor birthday party is wonderful opportunity for a classic garden party theme. Create  Continue Reading »

Always a Reason to Celebrate: 5 Fun Party Theme Ideas

Post Date April 13, 2015

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Just because there is not a major holiday during the month doesn’t you can’t have a party. It just means you have to get a little creative about what and how to celebrate. To help make the decision easier, we’ve put together a list of 5 party themes that are trending right now. Choose your  Continue Reading »

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National Nursing Home Week 2015: Bring on the Fiesta!

Post Date April 1, 2015

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National Nursing Home Week is May 10-16th and the American Health Care Association has announced this year’s theme: Bring on the Fiesta! Resources have been posted and the planning can commence! And, with the official subtheme of “Speaking the language of ‘Familia, Vida and Amor’” (Family, Life and Love), there are multiple ways residents can  Continue Reading »

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Fun St. Patrick’s Day Facts

Post Date March 2, 2015

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  Thanks to some witty friends over at MentalFloss, we can shine some light on facts that might have slipped past history class. See for yourself what you thought you knew, and what stuff of legend still rings true…   Patrick, or “Patricius”, wasn’t his name until he became a priest. It was actually Maewyn.  Continue Reading »

87th Annual Academy Awards: Coming to a Party Near You!

Post Date February 9, 2015

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  The Oscars are fast approaching on February 22nd! Having a party set up can make the event more enjoyable, classier, and it gives you a chance to show off some old-fashioned glamor of your own. Here are some ideas:   Create ballots for guests to complete. Hand out statuette favors to each guest who  Continue Reading »

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