Recipe Corner: Chocolate Cake

October 3, 2017 — Ingredients 3 ounces unsweetened chocolate squares 1/2 cup water 3/4 cup butter 2 1/2 cups brown sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 cup water Directions Melt chocolate and 1/2 cup water together (can be done in microwave if you are careful not to burn it) and... Read More

Halloween Crafts

October 3, 2017 — Give these easy craft ideas a try. They’re short; they’re sweet; they’re fun and the end results are spooktacular! Halloween Mosaics Cut small squares of various colors of paper. On a piece of heavy white paper stock, draw the outline of a pumpkin, Frankenstein or other Halloween character. With a small dab of all-purpose glue... Read More

Oral Hygiene: Beyond that Good Smile and Fresh Breath

October 3, 2017 — Oral hygiene is very important, as we have been told since we were young. In fact, brushing our teeth and gargling were usually among the first practices many of us were taught as kids. Most of us probably learned how to brush our teeth well before we could utter words clearly or speak straight. If... Read More

Breast Cancer Awareness and Detection

October 3, 2017 — According to, “Every three minutes a woman in the United States is diagnosed with breast cancer.” Breast cancer is a serious illness that affects a significant population of American women. The good news is that, if detected early, breast cancer can often be successfully treated. Breast cancer occurs when cells in breasts called “tumors”... Read More

Happy Birthday and Welcome!

October 3, 2017 — Happy Birthday! Residents Isabel V. October 03 Jesus G. October 06 Pedro A. October 11 Mary C. October 21 Stephen B. October 21 Armando O. October 27 Simona M. October 28 Welcome Yolanda C. Terry E. Joel G. Betty H. Jerry L. Linney M. Robert M. Argelio M. Otis N. Armando O. Mary R. Dononvam... Read More

Short-Term Therapy Success Story

September 3, 2017 — Ms. R came to Sagecrest on April after experiencing a car accident which led her to have burns on her right wrist area, external fixator on her hips which required her to have maximal assistance with her mobility. She was not allowed to place weight on hips, thus limiting her sitting and activities. After two... Read More

Oktoberfest begins Saturday, September 16th

September 3, 2017 — The Oktoberfest festival celebrates Bavarian Beer and lasts for several weeks each year starting in September and ending in October. The tradition is nearly 200 years old and is probably one of the world’s great seasonal festivals. It is held every fall in Munich, Bavaria, and in other locations around the world. Festival events include... Read More

Meet your Resident Council President

September 3, 2017 — Evita M. has been a resident of Sagecrest for 4 years. Her fellow residents have elected her Resident Council President 2 years in a row. Evita is a woman of few words, but is friendly and compassionate. She participates in most all activities here at Sagecrest; Bingo, religious services, and movie days are among her... Read More

Happy Birthday!

September 3, 2017 — Residents Evelyn H. September 04 Dora K. September 12 Elias V. September 17 Elejo D. September 19 Viola C. September 25 Welcome Elfego B. Pedro C. Petra C. Alejo D. Jose F. Angelita G. Eduvijes G. Rose M. Clyde M. Anthony P. Maria S. Ramon V.

Watermelon: An Ingredient For Skin Care

August 1, 2017 — Watermelon is widely used as massage oil, baby oil, facials, face creams, salt scrubs, shower bath as well as hair oil: Works as a Exfoliate – Mash a cup of watermelon chunks and then apply this paste on your face. Find a place to relax for 10 minutes. Rinse it later. It is a process... Read More