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As a pioneer in senior living since 1910 and the only Life Plan Community (Continuing Care Retirement Community) in the New Braunfels area, EdenHill Communities is a thought leader across the full spectrum of aging services. Stay tuned to our blog, a resource providing educational and helpful advice for seniors, family members, and caregivers.

Coping with Alzheimer’s/Dementia?

July 31, 2019By Iris BowdenAlzheimer's, Dementia, Memory Cafe

Here’s a Resource that Makes a Difference! There are so many challenges on the dementia journey.  Not just for the person with dementia but also for the caregiver.  Our Place Memory Café is one resource offered by EdenHill that really makes a difference.  According to Norman (the gentleman above and in the attached video), each … Read More

The WHEEL Designers

July 26, 2019By Jenna GullickEdenHill, Exercise, Healthy Living, LifeStyle & Activities

Starting August 5th, the Wheel of Exercise will begin. Contestants will spin the wheel, complete tasks, solve puzzles, and have fun while working towards getting the most points. There has been much preparation for this event, with the most important component being the wheel. Here at EdenHill communities, we have a woodshop available to our … Read More

National Gorgeous Grandma Day

July 23, 2019By Paula LundmarkEdenHill, News

Maybe you call her Nana. Maybe you call her Granny. Maybe you call her when you’re in trouble because you know she’ll be there for you at the drop of a hat. Whatever the case may be, today is her day. But it’s not just Grandma Day—oh no. This July 23, we celebrate National Gorgeous Grandma Day. … Read More

NATIONAL GIVE SOMETHING AWAY DAY

July 15, 2019By Paula LundmarkEdenHill, GIVING

Imagine a day when you could clean house and get rid of clutter, show someone that you care, gift small things to strangers, and generally making the world a better place. Yes, this day does, in fact, exist and on July 15 we celebrate National Give Something Away Day! HOW TO OBSERVE Buy a meal … Read More

NATIONAL SIMPLICITY DAY

July 12, 2019By Paula LundmarkLifeStyle & Activities, News

National Simplicity Day, July 12, honors transcendentalist Henry David Thoreau, author, naturalist, philosopher, and historian. His book, Walden, is a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings. The day advocates a life of simplicity. In our fast, ever-increasingly busy lifestyles, the observance encourages stepping back and looking at ways to simplify our lives. It’s an opportunity to … Read More

Senior Safety Checklist

July 8, 2019By Suzanne TannerCaregiving, Healthy Living, Senior Care

Senior Safety Checklist It is important to evaluate the living conditions of seniors who live independently on a regular basis. An environment that was fine just a month ago may now pose a problem. Assess the home with your loved one’s diminishing abilities and special requirements in mind to make sure they are in safe … Read More

Just breathe….

July 2, 2019By Sarah CurrieHealthy Living, LifeStyle & Activities, Spiritual, Wellness

Have you ever noticed that when you’re anxious, or agitated, or even just preoccupied with your thoughts, you’re likely not breathing as deeply or well as is really advisable?   There’s a reason the age-old guidance for pausing before reacting under stress is “take a breath.”   Strange that an autonomic bodily function can be so readily … Read More