Have You Walked Today?

Sooo, just how far have  you walked today?  If you live at Friends Fellowship, you could be a part of our popular new walking group, a fitness program that keeps track of your daily hikes!  We aren’t handing out any shopworn pedometers, but we are handing out “walking guides” which will give our residents several  … Read more

What’s That? The Loch Ness Monster?

No, but it sure looks like it!  A little bit, ok, not much at all – but it is something very different in our pond other than the typical mallards and brown ducks.  It’s a cormorant, we think maybe it got off track a little on its way south and just landed in our pond  … Read more

“The” Annual Picnic

Our signature event for residents and their families, the Annual Picnic, was held on September 5th and it was nothing short of fabulous – just like our theme this year – the 1950’s!  We relived that fabulous decade with a display of vintage hot rods, a rockin’ hula hoop contest and old-fashioned cake walk, a  … Read more

Fancy a Cuppa?

Tea time in England means having a “cuppa” – a cup of tea that is.  Our Life Enhancement team has taken a fancy themselves to area tea rooms – we’ve traveled to several tea rooms in Indiana and Ohio sampling their delicious wares.  The most recent trip was to Edith Mae’s Tea Room in Xenia,  … Read more

The Current YOU needs to take care of the Future YOU

If you are reading this blog, chances are you are closing in on retirement age — or are already there and obviously checking out senior communities!  Planning is the key to retiring, and the future you is going to be really  critical of the present you if you haven’t been preparing! The Wall Street Journal  … Read more

We Don’t Sell You, We Show You

It is your lucky day if you have the foresight and good sense to walk through our front door at Friends Fellowship because you’ve been thinking you might be reaching that point in life when you need to plan for your future, including not only possible but probable health care.  You will likely meet either  … Read more

Spotlight on Life Enhancement

“Let’s get busy!”  “With what?” you ask.  Let’s see, we could paint a lovely picture this morning, arrange some flowers for your apartment after lunch, listen to a classical guitarist late in the afternoon and then maybe this evening join the Dinner Out group heading to a local restaurant.  Because if you had overlooked the  … Read more

Come Fly With Me!

Recently several of our residents had a bus excursion (we didn’t fly!) to the Richmond Municipal Airport which is located just south of Richmond in Boston.  An opportunity presented itself, courtesy of our Life Enhancement Department, to hang out with some owners and/or operators of several very recognizable bi-planes that are always buzzing over Richmond.   … Read more

Are You Kidding?

Uh oh.  What do you do when you have a leaky roof?  Panic and call your friends and tell them you can’t possibly focus on anything else right now because your roof is leaking and it has to be fixed before you can go on that long-awaited and carefully planned trip to the beach with  … Read more