Riding To Help Others (On the Other Side of the World)

group shot 01 webThere was an interesting bike ride for charity this year that piqued my interest. I spoke with one of the cyclists, Carol Wroblewski, to get a firsthand account of this amazing ride for charity. The ride is a 600 mile trek that this year ran from Saginaw, MI to Easton, PA – a route that took them to Canada and Niagara Falls. 

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Things To Do With Grandkids - Winter 2018

snow throw webSkiing in the Lehigh Valley
Bear Creek Mountain Resort & Conference Center sits on more than 330 acres of scenic land. The resort features skiing, snowboarding and snow-tubing winter activities.
Blue Mountain
announced the arrival of a new, state of the art Montana Challenge MAX automated ski and snowboard tuning machine. There is something for all ages, so don’t miss the fun!

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Millbrook HomeCare Changes Hands

MCall Terry Webber buys Millbrook webTen years ago, two friends, Anne Miller and Cheryl Brooks, sought to earn extra money to fund their children’s college education. Their idea was to help seniors with chores around the house and provide companionship, assistance running errands and help with daily living activities, like bathing and dressing. With no formal business strategy or plans for aggressive growth, the duo found themselves leading a million-dollar business several years after starting the venture. In early December of 2017, with all their children through college, they sold their business.

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Resolve to Improve Your Health in 2018

healthy women01 webStart a New Healthy Habit Each Month
Whether you’re looking for a new job, continuing to work in your current position or caring for grandchildren, be sure to take care of your health. By doing so you’ll be more successful and enjoy the task at hand.
Carrie Fleckenstein, St. Luke’s University Health Networks Senior Network Director, Senior Care Services, suggests that the New Year is the perfect time to resolve to make your health a higher priority. “After the hustle and bustle of the holidays, life slows down so take advantage of the lull in activity and make an annual health plan” Carrie suggests.

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Food for Thought Winter 2018

Kirkland chef photo webChef Paul Strouse, Kirkland Village
What do you enjoy cooking and how do you maintain variety in your food?
My favorite specialty dishes are mainly from classic French cuisine. I also enjoy cooking Italian food, English and American comfort foods. We are always looking for new and trendy recipes to introduce to our residents.

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Fellowship Manor Awarded Heart Failure Certification

ContactUs fellowship signFellowship Manor, One Of Three In The Nation, Awarded Heart Failure Certification From The Joint Commission. Fellowship Community today announced that Fellowship Manor Nursing Care Center has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Heart Failure Certification. The Gold Seal of Approval® is a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to providing safe and effective patient care. Fellowship Manor is one of only three independent skilled nursing centers in the nation to earn the prestigious designation.

 

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