Ice Cream Facts

Jul 4, 2020 — I scream, you scream, we all scream for… Ice Cream Month! To this day, the history of ice cream remains a mystery. However, many say that the first ice cream is credited to Emperor Nero of Rome. It was a mixture of snow, nectar, fruit pulp, and honey. Others proclaim that Marco Polo, a 13th... Read More

How to Protect Yourself & Others

Jul 4, 2020 — Slow the spread of germs and respiratory diseases like COVID-19: Wash your hands often Use soap when available or use a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands Avoid close contact Stay at least 6 feet (about 2 arms’ length) from other people Do... Read More

Craft Ideas for Independence Day

Jul 4, 2020 — Pinwheel – Nothing shouts “Happy 4th” like a pinwheel! To make them, simply fold a piece of paper into a star shape. You will want to create a center section that will allow you to place a push pin through it. Color the paper red, white and blue. You’ll need two squares to work with.... Read More

Mother’s Day

Jun 1, 2020 — Every resident had a steak dinner, and every lady in the building received flowers!

Family Visits

Jun 1, 2020 — Cumberland resident Herbert N. enjoyed a window visit with his wife.

Happy Birthday!

Jun 1, 2020 — Melodi O. 6/2 Virginia P. 6/7 William A. 6/8 Wendell M. 6/9 Glenda P. 6/10 Sandra M. 6/17 Linda N. 6/25 Cassie H. 6/27

Father’s Day: June 21

Jun 1, 2020 — On Sunday, June 21, say “Happy Father’s Day” to all of the fathers in your life! Thank you, fathers, for all of your loving support and silly dad jokes. While the origin of the term “dad joke” is unknown, dad jokes are easily identified as being overly-simplistic and intended to provoke an exasperated reaction. A... Read More

Coping with Stress

Jun 1, 2020 — For many seniors across the country, the ongoing healthcare pandemic may be causing significant stress and anxiety. However, the first step in coping with these overwhelming and sometimes debilitating emotions is to recognize symptoms of stress, which may include one or more of the following: Fatigue Difficulty falling asleep Hot flashes or chills Shortness of... Read More

Pen Pal Day is June 1!

Jun 1, 2020 — June 1 is the nationally recognized day to celebrate pen pals. Nothing beats receiving a personal letter in the mail! Whether it is an old friend, a family member, or someone you have never met, receiving a personal correspondence can brighten up your whole day. With our current social distancing guidelines, now is the perfect... Read More

Welcome New Administrator

May 7, 2020 — The residents and staff of Cumberland Nursing and Rehabilitation would like to extend a warm welcome to our new administrator, Sherrie Jasper (Winnie). Winnie has a long history of being involved with our facility. Her mother retired after 46 years of service at the facility. Her grandmother was an employee of the facility for 20... Read More