Inspiring the Poet in You!

August 4, 2018 — People tend to think that to be a poet you must be one of those deep thinkers, but all of us can be poets if we have creativity! After all, poems are creations of our minds and our experiences. If you are still clueless and you think that you could never write a single poem,... Read More

Banana Split Supreme

August 4, 2018 — August 25 is Banana Split Day! Celebrate with the following recipe. Ingredients: 1 small box vanilla wafers 8 ounces cream cheese, softened 2 egg whites 1 box confectioners’ sugar 4 or 5 bananas 1 (1 pound 5 ounce) can strawberry pie filling 1 (8 ounce) can crushed pineapple 1 (8 ounce) container frozen whipped topping,... Read More

Several Ways To Improve Your Memory

August 4, 2018 — If you have trouble with memory and focus, the problem may not be directly related to your brain. Physical exercise has been shown to improve brain function significantly. Do 30 to 60 minutes of exercise per day and see if that doesn’t help clear up problems associated with a foggy brain. Getting plenty of exercise... Read More

Relaxation Techniques

August 4, 2018 — When stress becomes overwhelming, there are quick relaxation techniques you can do almost anywhere to make you feel better almost immediately. Try it out: Stretch out on your back or sit comfortable where you are. Tighten all the muscles in your toes, then flex your feet, and slowly move up through your body to your... Read More

Happy Friendships

July 2, 2018 — July 30th is International Day of Friendship. Our emotions are reflected in our body language, and our state of mind can change by changing our physical state. When we demonstrate a happy, engaging attitude, we help to improve the moods and relationships of those around us. By listening, we make the other person feel important.... Read More

Family Members Are an Important Part of a Resident’s Care Team

July 2, 2018 — When an elder loved one moves into a senior living community, family members are often concerned about how their loved one will deal with their new surroundings. Will they get the care they need? Will they be happy in their new home? What can I do to ensure a successful transition? Research shows that family... Read More

Visit from The Delta Gems

July 2, 2018 — The Clients at Sandy Park enjoyed a visit from some lovely ladies, The Delta Gems. These talented young ladies came out and spent some time with our clients doing a variety of activities. The sang Karaoke, Played Bible Bingo, worked on puzzles, and did some nail painting. It is always a great learning experience for... Read More

Congratulations Steven S. and Robert K!

July 2, 2018 — Congratulations to Steven S. and Robert K. for their participation in Summer State Games in Orlando, Florida. Steven brought home a silver and bronze medal and Robert brought home a bronze. They competed against athletes from all over the state of Florida. Their hard work and great attitudes are the true meaning of a Special... Read More

Celebrating Our Deficiency Free Survey

July 2, 2018 — Sandy Park celebrated our 2018 deficiency free survey by having an entire week of treats and fun for our dedicated employees. We began the week with ice cream day. All staff were given their choice of a delicious frozen treat. Then on Tuesday we had warm baked pretzels with a choice of toppings. Wednesday we... Read More