On her very first day of work at Emporia Presbyterian Manor, Jen Moran met a resident whose first question was, “Are we going to paint?”
Jen joined our team in September as our new activities director, taking over from Mark Meador. Art is one of
Congratulations to the winners of our September recipe contest! We received many fantastic entries for appetizers, entrees and desserts.
The winners are:
•Appetizer: Bourbon Slush by Nina Gragg, independent living resident
•Entree: Hungarian Chicken
Throughout November, please make time to visit our Atrium Gallery and browse the Gratitude Tree. Each leaf on the tree will feature statements from residents and staff members about the things for which they are grateful in this season of Thanksgiving.
November is National Hospice Month, and to recognize the importance of hospice services to quality end of life care, we’d like to share Clayton’s story.
It was not long after Clayton was diagnosed with a life limiting illness that he was told
Could their estrangement be caused by how we raised them?
By Elizabeth Vagnoni for Next Avenue
The truth is — I am estranged from my two adult sons.
The truth is — I love my sons and I miss them every day.
The truth is — I can’t understand how in the world this has happened.
The truth is — saying you love them and miss them is not enough.
Abdominal bloating and a persistent ‘full’ feeling are common symptoms
By Sheryl Kraft for Next Avenue
(Editor’s note: September was Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month.)
Ricki Lewis ignored her belly fat for months, attributing the extra weight and bloat around her middle to aging and menopause.
“I should have paid more attention when a well-meaning
Though some advisers pooh-pooh it, a will can avoid big problems
By Rosie Wolf Williams for Next Avenue
You might have heard that Prince died without a will, which has already led to a flurry of legal maneuverings over his estate. But do mere mortals like the rest of us, with far smaller net worths, really need a will?
Traditionally, the answer to that
Presbyterian Manor hosting free workshop
Do you control your future, or does your house control it? Do you find yourself overburdened with home maintenance? Are you thinking maybe it’s time to sell?
Emporia Presbyterian Manor will offer a free “Does Your House Control Your Future” workshop
Veterans, their spouses and widows are invited to Emporia Presbyterian Manor for a free biscuits and gravy breakfast at 7 a.m. November 11 at Presbyterian Manor, 2300 Industrial Rd., Emporia.
“We appreciate their service,” said Susan Siepelmeier,