Monthly Archives : December 2014

Lilacs & Greensleeves: Cinnamon and Vanilla Walnuts

  • Posted On December 9, 2014
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CINNAMON AND VANILLA WALNUTS

1 egg white
2 teaspoons of cinnamon
1 teaspoon of vanilla extract
1 teaspoon of salt
1/3 cup of rapadura, sucanat, maple sugar, or palm/coconut sugar
2 1/2 cups of walnuts

Preheat the oven to 300 degrees (the rack should be in the middle of the oven). And either lightly coat a cookie

Lilacs & Greensleeves: Community Partner CAVVD

CAVVD: California Vein Vascular and Diagnostics, Inc.

Edwin Kendrick, M.D., M.B.A., R.P.V.I., the founder of CAVVD, is a University of Maryland Medical Center fellowship-trained vascular surgeon. He is skilled and certified in the interpretation of vascular ultrasounds and vascular physiologic studies. His vascular research has included venous disease, lymphatic disease, lower

Lilacs & Greensleeves: New Years Eve Welcome 2015

Happy New Year

Author: Catherine Pulsifer

H appiness depends upon your outlook on life. – Find the good in all situations
A ttitude is just as important as ability.- Keep your attitude positive
P assion find yours this year! – Do what you love and you will never work
P ositive

Lilacs & Greensleeves: About Christmas

More ‘Fun Facts:’

In Germany there are many different characters for Christmas. Nikolaus comes on December 5th and on December 24th when the actual opening of the gifts is happening ,they have been brought either by Knecht Ruprecht, Weihnachtsmann, or the Christkindl, (Christ child) wich is an angelic child dressed in

Lilacs & Greensleeves: Safe Toys and Gifts

  • Posted On December 9, 2014
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December is ‘Safe Toys and Gifts Month.’

“As the holiday season marches ahead, so does toy shopping for the special children in our lives. There are thousands of toys to choose from and selecting the right one can be a challenge, especially as new toys appear on the shelves every year.

Lilacs & Greensleeves: Holiday Blues – Depression and the Elderly

  • Posted On December 9, 2014
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HOLIDAY BLUES: DEPRESSION AMONG THE ELDERLY

Symptoms to look for:

Depressed or irritable mood

Feelings of worthlessness or sadness

Expressions of helplessness

Anxiety

Loss of interest in daily activities

Loss of appetite

Weight loss

Lack of attention to personal care and hygiene

Fatigue

Difficulty concentrating

Irresponsible behavior

Obsessive thoughts about death and suicide

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