Five Ways to Make a Mid-Season Holiday Change

— Start a holiday journal. Every evening, write down three things you noticed that day, things that connected you with the meanings of the holidays. Meet or talk with someone new. Do you know your neighbors? Talking to someone new can be daunting, but remember start with a smile. Don’t know where to begin? Ask them... Read More

Handwashing Awareness Week Dec. 5-11, 2022

— Follow five simple and effective handwashing steps: Wet, Soap, Scrub, Rinse, Dry to reduce the spread of illness and help stay healthy. To prevent the spread of germs during cold and flu season, you should also wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds: Before touching your eyes, nose, or mouth... Read More

Brandenburg Nursing and Rehab Named Best of Kentucky in Nursing and Rehabilitation

— Brandenburg, Kentucky – On Thursday, November 17, the Kentucky Association of Health Care Facilities/Kentucky Center for Assisted Living (KAHCF/KCAL) honored the top long-term care facilities in Kentucky at their quality awards banquet. Brandenburg Nursing and Rehab was honored to be a part of this elite group of leaders in the industry. “There has never been... Read More

Best Wishes on Your Birthday!

— Happy Birthday to our spectacular Residents! James M. 11/06 Gail H. 11/07 Joseph W. 11/07 Mary T. 11/18 Margaret W. 11/26 Joyce D. 11/30 Happy Birthday to our wonderful Staff! Twilla D. 11/06 Lisa E. 11/06 Amber J. 11/20 Maria S. 11/26

A Letter from the Administrator

— We will be having our Family Thanksgiving on the 21st and the 22nd. All families will be receiving a letter with details in the mail. Best Wishes and Warmest Regards, Natalie Raymer, Administrator

November Activity Highlights

— 11/03 – Takeout Thursday at 11:30am 11/04 – Sandwich Social at 2:30pm 11/06 – Nachos & Cheese at 2:00pm 11/09 – Smoothie Social at 2:30pm 11/10 – Very Vanilla Party at 1:30pm 11/11 – Veterans Day Celebration at 2:30pm 11/14 – Autumn Fruit Salad at 2:30pm 11/15 – November Birthday Party at 2;00pm 11/17 –... Read More

Preserve Your Family History by Writing Family Stories

— Preserve Your Family History by Writing Family Stories “Everyone has a story to tell.” It seems like a cliché, but it’s true! November is Family Stories Month, a perfect time to gather your family together and transcribe those stories to preserve them for perpetuity. Here are some tips for writing your family stories: Decide which... Read More

Aging or Alzheimer’s? National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month

— A friend’s name may elude us. We may have trouble thinking of the right word to use. Or we’ve walked into another room and forgotten what it was we needed. Are these examples of aging, early memory loss or just simply being distracted, by doing one thing while you’re thinking of another? If you or... Read More

Apple Cider Day

— They say an apple a day keeps the doctor away, but a glass of apple cider can rejuvenate the soul. Every year on November 18, we celebrate National Apple Cider Day. The origin of apple cider dates back to 3,000 B.C., when the Celts in Britain made the beverage using crabapples. Apple cider is made... Read More

Bite-Size Candy Corn Facts & Fun

— Invented in the late 1880s by George Renninger, the sweet treat originally named “chicken feed” was manufactured by the Wunderle Candy Corn Company in Philadelphia. Due to the kernels’ unique layers of yellow, orange, and white, the original creation process was very costly and time-consuming, however, over 100 years and a name change later, the... Read More