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5 Surprising Benefits of Arts and Crafts for Adults

There are many activities and projects older adults can do to unplug and relax the mind. Listening to music, meditating, practicing yoga, reading a book, or taking a nice stroll outside are some activities you can do. However, if you want something that’s relaxing but still mentally stimulating, doing arts and crafts also has benefits.…

woman enjoying dining for seniors

Why Finding the Right Dining Services for Senior Living Is Important

If there’s one thing that contributes most to the quality of life for those who are residents of assisted living communities, it’s the right dining services. Resident-centered food services are an essential part of the culture change movement that’s being led by senior living options. Not only do dining services for older adults need to…

senior meal plans

3 Benefits Of a Good Meal Plan for Seniors

Eating healthy is beneficial for everyone. It helps keep you healthy both physically and mentally. A good, nutritious meal can ensure that you feel good and have energy to keep you moving throughout the day. A big reason that so many people do not eat as well as they should, is because they do not…

a man eating from dietary menus at assisted living

Are There Dietary Menus at Assisted Living?

Seniors in assisted living deserve the very best, and that includes their dining options. High-quality dining services can improve quality of life for those in senior living communities. At Summer’s Landing, the seniors in our care enjoy resident-centered dining services. All of our dietary menus for seniors are approved by a registered dietician, and we…

Seniors getting rid of the holiday blues

Senior Activities That Can Keep the Holiday Blues Away

Feeling blue during the holidays is more common than you might think, especially as individuals grow into their elder years and accumulate decades of memories associated with this time. Participating in senior activities for the holidays is an effective path through the blues to the brighter prospect of enjoying all that the season has to…