Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

Dec 3, 2018 — What makes January 1st such a special time to make a change in our lives, and why can it be so difficult to maintain that change? There are a number of key reasons that apply to some, if not all, of the broken resolutions. We are not being realistic when we make the commitment. Everyone... Read More

Welcome to our New featured Resident

Dec 3, 2018 — Congratulations to Ms. Racquel L., our featured resident for the month of December. She is 86 years young and was born in the beautiful Rio Grande Valley of South Texas. She was raised in San Perlita, TX and graduated from San Perlita High School. Ms. Raquel is the proud parent of one lovely daughter and... Read More

Give Yourself the Gift of Sleep

Dec 3, 2018 — The holidays bring extra demands—shopping for gifts, party preparation, wrapping the gifts—and it’s easy to see why many people are more sleep-deprived than ever this time of year. Here are some suggestions for better sleep during the holiday season: Take time to relax. Even if you have a lot to do, allow yourself to stop... Read More

Wound-Care Success Stories

Dec 3, 2018 — Mr. Alonzo G. was admitted to La Hacienda Healthcare under our Wound-Care Program in March 2018. He arrived from Solara Hospital in serious condition with 17 wounds to all parts of his body and some active infection to most of those wounds. Under the direction of Dr. Phillip Midgley, our certified wound-care specialist and our... Read More

Holiday Ornament Crafts

Dec 3, 2018 — Whimsical Light Bulb Reindeer You will need: One used light bulb Brown felt cloth or fun foam Acrylic paints and brushes Ribbon 1 small red pom-pom Glue First, paint the light bulb brown. Set aside and let dry. Once the brown paint on the light bulb has dried completely, use a paint brush to paint... Read More

Happy Birthday!

Dec 3, 2018 — Residents Maria G. M. Esperanza M. Arturo V. Maria G. R. Manuela G. Dorris W. Happy Birthday and Best Wishes to all of our resident’s and staff members celebrating their birthday this month.

The Gratitude Attitude

Nov 2, 2018 — Gratitude is one of the most powerful forces in the universe. Here are some things you can do to make the Gratitude Attitude a firm fixture in your life. Create a Thank Bank. A Thank Bank is simply a place where you can jot down all the things that you are grateful for in your... Read More

Diabetes Facts

Nov 2, 2018 — Diabetes is a chronic disease in which the body is unable to properly control the amount of sugar in the blood due to the lack of the hormone insulin. It is estimated that over 18 million Americans suffer from diabetes, and of these 18 million it is estimated that nearly one third are unaware they... Read More

Taking Care of Yourself is Part of the Job

Nov 2, 2018 — The job of becoming the primary caregiver for your aging parent is universally recognized as one of the most difficult transitions we can go through. It’s hard to experience the reversal of parent and child. The task of caring for an elderly parent can be overwhelming. It’s easy to begin to “hover” around them in... Read More

A Short History Lesson on Veterans Day

Nov 2, 2018 — The First World War was known as “the war to end all wars” and was a war with a large social and political impact on the world, even still today. Many men fought in the war, and while the United States entered the war late and suffered the fewest casualties of all of the participating... Read More