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Word at the Woods – June 2021

Word at the Woods – June 2021

In this month’s edition of Word at the Woods you will find an article from our CEO Rod Burkett, explaining what a gift today’s modern medical technology has given us with the Covid-19 vaccine. He encourages people to research the facts regarding its safety and effectiveness to decide if it is right for you. Rick Banas shares some fun facts about the month of June. In the Wellness section is some information regarding the Alzheimer’s association and the importance of The Longest Day campaign, a day in June to highlight Alzheimer’s disease
awareness. Try a recipe for Red Velvet Mug Cake and enjoy our month in pictures page.

Word at the Woods – May 2021

Word at the Woods – May 2021

In this month’s Word at The Woods, our CEO Rod Burkett gives us some interesting statistics on resident and staff vaccination percentages across all the Gardant communities. Rick Banas gives some great information regarding Older Americans and Stroke Awareness Month. It is a month designated to help people understand strokes and what to look for if you suspect someone is having a stroke. In the Wellness Section is an article on the benefits of creativity and how engaging in your creativity can help reduce stress and boosts quality of life. A delicious recipe for Chocolate Peanut Butter Mug Cake and an event you do not want to miss.

Word at the Woods – April 2021

Word at the Woods – April 2021

In this month’s edition of Word at The Woods you will find our CEO, Rod Burkett’s interpretation of “moving forward,” after Covid. Rick Banas shares his findings to questions asked of our residents, a year ago, on how life has changed from when they were growing up till now. In the Wellness section, an article on laughter and if it really is the best medicine. A recipe for microwave meatloaf and in the Lifestyle section , pictures from the month of March.

Word at the Woods – March 2021

Word at the Woods – March 2021

In this month’s edition of Word at The Woods hear what our CEO Rod Burkett has to say about getting the Covid-19 vaccination and how it has made his “Top Ten Events” list for his life. Rick Banas shares some interesting facts about the month of March. In the wellness section our corporate nurse Deborah Denham talks about “Moving Forward”, and what that means for the residents that live in our communities. Find a recipe for Chocolate Superfood Crunch in the Recipe Corner and in the Lifestyle section see some pictures of the fun they are having in our communities.

Word at the Woods – February 2021

Word at the Woods – February 2021

In this month’s edition of Word at the Woods you will find an encouraging article from Rod Burkett, CEO of Gardant Management Solutions, about his thoughts and experiences regarding vaccinations.  Rick Banas shares some interesting facts about the month of February as well as an article from one of our corporate nurses on her views of the pandemic and the research and development of the Covid-19 vaccine.  In our recipe corner find easy instructions for Blueberry Frozen Yogurt Snacks, some fun pictures in the Lifestyle section along with this month’s horoscopes.

Word at the Woods – January 2021

Word at the Woods – January 2021

In this month’s edition of Word at the Woods you will find a touching article from our CEO Rod Burkett who expresses his sadness over the passing of longtime colleague Blair Minton. Blair Minton was one of the founding executives in our company Gardant Management Solutions. An article from Rick Banas regarding research that indicates being upbeat and positive can help preserve our memories. In the Wellness section find some information on the Covid-19 Vaccine. A recipe for no-bake brownies and some fun pictures of the happenings in our community from December. Click the image to read more.

Word at the Woods – December 2020

Word at the Woods – December 2020

In this month’s edition of Word at the Woods, you will find some interesting information about the Covid-19 vaccine and what that means for America. Read fun facts about the month of December. In the Wellness section, Meghann Giarraputo, RN shares some ways of enjoying the holidays during the pandemic. A great recipe for Pumpkin Tiramisu, your horoscope, and some pictures from the past year are also included. Click the image to read more.

Word at the Woods – November 2020

Word at the Woods – November 2020

In this month’s edition of Word at the Woods you will read some interesting facts from Rod Burkett, the CEO of Gardant Management Solutions about the Covid-19 vaccine. Rick Banas gives us some fun and interesting facts about the month of November. In our Wellness section learn some good tips about staying safe during this holiday season. There is a delicious recipe for no-bake cookies in the Recipe Corner section and some fun pictures from the month of October.

Word at the Woods – October 2020

Word at the Woods – October 2020

In this month’s edition of Word at the Woods you will find an impressive article from our CEO, Rod Burkett, telling us his theory of our business. Rick Banas enlightens us with some interesting facts about the month of October. In our wellness section, read about the flu vaccine along with a recipe for apple crisp. Also, some fun pictures of this years Assisted Living Week and information about staying connected with Caremerge. Click on the photo to read more!

Word at the Woods – September 2020

Word at the Woods – September 2020

In this month’s edition of Word at the Woods, you will find an article about how to worry less and how to make the best of things during this pandemic. There are some interesting facts about the month of September, along with an article on safe socialization. You will also find a delicious recipe for Apple Chutney and some fun pictures from the month in activities. Click the image to read more.