Tips to Slow the Aging Process

September 5, 2019 — Celebrate Healthy Aging Month this September by trying the tips below, which may help you age slower and improve your quality of life. Eat a varied and healthy diet. Include plenty of fruits, vegetables and whole grain foods. Drink lots of fluids to maintain healthy skin and flush out waste. Exercise every day. Exercise improves... Read More

Find Balance with the Autumn Equinox

September 5, 2019 — The equinox happens twice annually: once in March (spring equinox), and once in September (autumn equinox.) The autumn equinox, also known as the first day of fall, will be celebrated around the world on September 23rd this year. What is an equinox? The term equinox comes from the Latin words aequus and nox. These words... Read More

Resident of the Month

September 5, 2019 — Our September resident of the month is Ruth P. Ruth grew up in Churdan, Iowa where she raised her family as well. Her and her husband and three children—Greg, Judy, and Dezetta. Ruth was a housewife and loved to sew. She collected Barbie dolls and even made clothes for them! Ruth was very crafty and... Read More

September 14th is Live Creative Day: Ways to Enhance Your Creativity

September 5, 2019 — Keep an Idea Journal. Do this regularly, and you may often start having more ideas the moment you start to write. Allow yourself the freedom to think outside the box. Aim for Quantity. Generate lot of ideas for you to go through later. With a large list of ideas, you’ll have more options to choose... Read More

Employee of the Month

September 5, 2019 — The September employee of the month is Marcy Schleif. Marcy is a Registered Nurse for us and has been with us since April and has been a RN since 1980. She lives in Boxholm and has two daughters and one grandson who is one. Her favorite things about working at Regency Park are the residents... Read More

Resident of the Month

August 5, 2019 — Our August Resident of the month is Verla A. Verla’s hometown of Grand Junction is where she raised her family. Verla has a son Jeff, and three daughters; Molle, Marla, and Sherry. Verla worked outside of the home as the Post Master in Grand Junction. Verla also lived in Washington, Iowa for a time. Verla... Read More

Flowers – One of Life’s Small Pleasures

August 5, 2019 — Everyone loves to get flowers – they’re a great gift that you can put on display in your house, reminding you for a week or so of the person who gave them to you. More than that, they can be beautiful things in themselves, even if you buy them for yourself. Today you can order... Read More

Employee of the Month

August 5, 2019 — Our employee of the month for August is Joseph Obinna. Joseph began his employment with Regency Park of Jefferson in February of 2019. Joseph is a Certified Nursing Assistant and a Certified Medication Aide. Joseph enjoys the residents here at Regency Park and has gained knowledge and experience from interacting with the residents. Lagos, Nigeria... Read More

National I Love My Feet Day! is August 17th

August 5, 2019 — A national holiday to celebrate feet might seem like a stinker at first, but on August 17th let’s all remove our socks and shoes anyway, and contemplate all our feet do for us. From faithfully helping us move about our day-to-day life, to dancing, running, and swimming, our feet are there with us every step... Read More

August 7th is Lighthouse Day – A Part of Our Past, Present, and Future

August 5, 2019 — Why are so many people drawn to lighthouses? Maybe it is because lighthouses are found in some of the most beautiful places on earth. To some, lighthouses appeal to their nostalgic or artistic senses since lighthouses are some of the most historical structures to be found in the United States today. It may also be... Read More