Letter from the Administrator

— Hi Residents, Families, and Friends, My name is Natalie Raymer, and I am proud to be the new Administrator at Brandenburg Nursing & Rehab. We have several new team members joining us who look forward to getting to know all of you. We are excited about several events going on, such as fresh paint, new... Read More

Resident Spotlight

— Jacqueline was born in January 1938, to Jack and Fannie in Louisville KY. Her father was the owner and operator of a Saloon and her mother was a housewife. Jackie has 3 brothers and 1 sister; she is the baby of the family. Jackie met her husband Bill at an Ice Cream/Candy Shop in Louisville... Read More

Fun April Holidays

— 1st- April Fool’s Day 2nd- National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day Good Friday 3rd- World Party Day 4th- Easter 5th- National Deep-Dish Pizza Day 6- National Caramel Popcorn Day 7th- National Walking Day 8th- National Zoo Lovers Day 9th- National Name Yourself Day 10th- National Siblings Day 11th- National Cheese Fondue Day 12th- National Grilled... Read More

April Word Search

— Find and circle the 15 words listed below. Find words straight across, up and down, and diagonally. All words are forwards reading only. No backward. Good luck! Word List ARTIST AWARENESS CLASSIC COPE EARTH EASTER EGG ENVIRONMENT JELLY PEANUT BUTTER RECYCLE SHAKESPEARE STRESS THERAPY VACCINE

A New Way to Enjoy an Old Favorite

— Peanut butter and jelly milkshakes are a tasty twist on an old favorite for adults and kids. That’s right! Now, you can have your peanut butter and jelly in a glass! Enjoy this delicious classic creation as a special treat on Peanut Butter and Jelly Day, April 2! The hardest part is deciding between crunchy... Read More

Crochet: An Ideal Craft for People of All Ages

— Crocheting has been a favorite craft for generations, and with good reason. Mastering the art of crochet enables you to create wonderful and useable pieces of art, at a very reasonable cost. There is only yarn, a crochet hook, and possibly a crochet pattern. And as a beginner, if you drop a stitch or make... Read More

March is Nutrition Month

— Good nutrition makes such an impact in our lives, which is why it is so important! By following these simple tips, good nutrition doesn’t have to be difficult. Your daily diet should include fruits, vegetables, whole-grains, dairy products, meats and other protein-rich foods. How large of a portion you should eat depends upon your caloric... Read More

New Variants of the Virus that Causes COVID-19

— Viruses constantly change through mutation, and new variants of a virus are expected to occur over time. Sometimes new variants emerge and disappear. Other times, new variants emerge and persist. Scientists are working to learn more about how easily they spread, whether they could cause more severe illness, and whether currently authorized vaccines will protect... Read More

Three Back Pain Relief Exercises for Seniors

— During the winter months, it is easy to become more sedentary and as a result experience an increase in stiffness and back pain. According to physical therapist Dr. Michael Kaspin, doing basic daily exercises correctly can help alleviate a lot of that back pain without the addition of pain medication. Here are three exercises he... Read More

March 12th is Plant A Flower Day

— Brighten up your day on March 12 by celebrating Plant A Flower Day! Flowers make us happy– and it’s scientifically proven. According to the State University of New Jersey, the presence or gift of flowers can have an immediate impact on happiness, and has a lasting long-term positive effect on moods. Give the gift of... Read More