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Foot Care Tips

July 27, 2017 — Here are some simple and easy ways to take care of your feet and keep your toes happy: Scrub your feet with a pumice stone to help remove the dead and dry skin. Apply foot cream before going to bed to prevent any cracked heel problems. If your feet smell, use talcum powder or foot... Read More

Walking Meditation: A Simple Way To Meditate Almost Any Time

July 27, 2017 — Most Westerners think of meditation as someone sitting down cross-legged with their eyes closed and probably chanting some kind of mantra over and over again, but that is only one of the ways that people can practice meditation. Meditating can also be performed standing up, lying down or walking. In walking meditation, the walking itself... Read More

Healthy Living With Peaches

July 27, 2017 — Peaches are known to have originated from China, and then found their way to many other parts of the world. Peaches are a great source of carbohydrates, protein, dietary fiber, vitamin C and vitamin A. Having peaches in your daily diet can help fight deadly diseases like cancer. They have a good amount of boron... Read More

Learning The Rewards Of Reading

July 27, 2017 — What have you been reading lately? When was the last time you read a book? Are you an avid reader? In a group setting, you can usually tell who the avid readers are. Avid readers often win the admiration, respect, and good opinion of others. Reading expands the mind. Many people consider reading as one... Read More

Happy Birthday and Welcome!

July 27, 2017 — Residents Sandra S. August 02 Charles S. August 04 Ramon C. August 06 Bernice R. August 12 Clarice S. August 14 Rory E. August 15 Erasmo S. August 17 Frank E. August 21 Mary M. August 21 Frank H. August 26 Welcome to Buena Vida! Cruz A. Kevin B. Domingo C. Robert M. Sallie M.... Read More

A Brief History of Cheesecake

June 29, 2017 — You’d have to search back pretty far to find a time when the Earth was without cheesecake. In fact, back in 776 BC, the Greeks are said to have served cheesecake to the athletes at the first Olympic games. The Romans soon caught on and spread the divine taste of cheesecake throughout Europe. From there... Read More

Three Ways To Drink More Water

June 29, 2017 — Water does wonders for your body and your brain. Water is known to cleanse your body of harmful chemicals through your intestines and also throughout your urine tract. Without proper water intake, our bodies break down very quickly, in a matter of days. Without food, however, some people can live for a week or two.... Read More

Happy Birthday!

June 29, 2017 — Staff and Residents Napoleon O. July 02 Sylvia F. July 03 Rogelio V. July 13 Amelia F. July 16 Kay E. July 24 Gertie C. July 27 Avelino L. July 31 Welcome to Buena Vida! Joseph D. Richard H. Esther K. Napoleon O. Ophelia P. Fatima S.

Types of Fireworks

June 29, 2017 — Ever since fireworks were invented by the Chinese, there have been a multitude of varieties created by pyrotechnics experts throughout the years. Below are some of the most common fireworks: Firecrackers are basically a fused black powder packed in a tube. When lit, it produces loud noise. Sparklers burn brightly for 30 seconds to a... Read More