The Pinnacle at EdenHill | The Pinnacle at EdenHill In the Loop Blog
  • Mast
  • EdenHill In the Loop
  • EdenHill In the Loop
  • EdenHill In the Loop
  • EdenHill In the Loop

Posts Tagged ‘The Pinnacle at EdenHill’


Staying Cool This Summer

The Pinnacle at EdenHill

by | July 10th, 2014

Keep Calm and Stay Hydrated!

As the Texas Hill Country heat begins to simmer and reach triple digits, it is important to remember to protect ourselves from heat stroke, heat stress and other problems. Here are a few tips to keep in mind while staying cool this summer: 1. Hydrate, hydrate, hydrate. Maintain salt-water balance by drinking plenty of fluids…Read the Rest of Article

Tags: , , , , ,
Posted in Activities, Healthcare Solutions, News from The Pinnacle, Uncategorized | No Comments »

Kudos Pinnacle Chef Alex Altamirano!

The Pinnacle at EdenHill

by | July 8th, 2014

Pinnacle Chef Alex Altamirano third from the left.

Pinnacle Chef de Cuisine Alex Altamirano is one of over a dozen San Antonio area chefs who have banded together to form a  nonprofit cooperative promoting local farmer-chef relationships.  The coop members’ goal is to showcase Texas produce and products and give back to the farms.  The chefs, from various area restaurants,  advocate purchasing from…Read the Rest of Article

Tags: , , , ,
Posted in Learning Opportunities, Lifestyle, News from The Pinnacle | No Comments »

Grantmakers In Aging Announces Age-Friendly Communities Photo Contest Winners

The Pinnacle at EdenHill

by | May 30th, 2014

Pinnacle Resident Betsey Leohner participating in Water Aerobics.

Grantmakers In Aging (GIA) announced the winners of its first “Friendly Places, Friendly Faces” photo contest, part of GIA’s Community Agenda Initiative, supported by the Pfizer Foundation. Fund Development Director, Becky Huff, submitted this photo of Betsey Leohner participating in water aerobics. The photographer is Suzanne Graham and received third place in the category of…Read the Rest of Article

Tags: , , , , , ,
Posted in Eden Hill Activities, Health & Wellness, Independence, News from The Pinnacle, Resident Spotlight, Staying Young, Wellness Programs | No Comments »

WWII Veteran Pinnacle Resident Receives Recognition Years Later For His Service

The Pinnacle at EdenHill

by | May 30th, 2014

Recognition for two tours of duty between 1943 to 1944.

Pinnacle Resident Bob J. Sappington, received an unexpected surprise recently when he found a letter in his mail box from the National Personnel Record Center in St. Louis, notifying him of medals he qualified for during his World War II service from 1943 to 1944. The medals included a Bronze Star, a Combat Infantry badge…Read the Rest of Article

Tags: , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Eden Hill Family, Independence, News from The Pinnacle, Resident Accomplishments, Resident Memories, Resident Spotlight | No Comments »

The 9 Best Heart Disease Blogs of 2013

The Pinnacle at EdenHill

by | April 14th, 2014

Heart Healthy Fruit

While working at a CCRC and regardless of which area one may work in (Assisted Living, Independent Living, Skilled Nursing, etc.) you get to know your residents. So when they have a scare, it’s an eye-opener and a wake-up call. This particular instance revolved around one resident’s heart. Oh, the tricky heart. Our life force,…Read the Rest of Article

Tags: , , , , ,
Posted in About Eden Hill Communities, Healthcare Solutions, News from The Pinnacle, Staying Young, Uncategorized | No Comments »

EdenHill Communities Recipient of Three Leading Age Awards

The Pinnacle at EdenHill

by | April 14th, 2014

Logo

     We all know that EdenHill Communities is an awesome place to work and live! And what better way to validate what we already know than three (3), yes three, recipient awards from LeadingAge Texas. LeadingAge is the support organization for not-for-profit Health Care Retirement Communities in Texas and throughout the nation.    …Read the Rest of Article

Tags: , , , , , ,
Posted in About Eden Hill Communities, Eden Hill Family, News from The Pinnacle, Uncategorized | No Comments »

Container Gardening Tips

The Pinnacle at EdenHill

by | March 8th, 2014

Spring Is Here

       If you like winter then you probably did not have a problem with this year’s unseasonably brutal winter season. It seems winters here are changing with much colder temperatures and instead of blowing through in one or two days, they’re lasting three to five days.      Brrrr! But the good news…Read the Rest of Article

Tags: , , ,
Posted in Activities | No Comments »

So Long Old Man Winter, Hello Spring!

The Pinnacle at EdenHill

by | March 8th, 2014

Spring wagon ride

     As we say so long to Old Man Winter and look forward to beautiful spring days, we reflect on how far residents and staff have come in a few short months at The Pinnacle. Move in began in August 2013 and since that time, residents have enjoyed meeting new friends and neighbors and…Read the Rest of Article

Tags: , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Health & Wellness, Resident Spotlight | Comments Off

Walking – It’s Just Good Medicine

The Pinnacle at EdenHill

by | January 31st, 2014

Healthy lifestyle

Did you know, many doctors recommend walking two miles in 30 minutes three times a week for cardiovascular health? Walking is just good medicine on many levels. Walking doesn’t only keep you physically healthy, it can also help keep you emotionally and spiritually healthy as well. Walking in the mornings gets your blood pumping, boosts…Read the Rest of Article

Tags: , , , , , ,
Posted in Health & Wellness | Comments Off

Preserving Memories

The Pinnacle at EdenHill

by | January 31st, 2014

Sweet memories

Husbands, wives, daughters, sons and grandchildren usually are the caregivers to a family member with Alzheimer’s disease. It is a terrible disease for the loved one diagnosed and for their loved ones. But there are steps caregivers can take to possibly slow down the progression of the disease. Memories are and can be preserved in…Read the Rest of Article

Tags: , , , ,
Posted in Activities, Learning Opportunities, Uncategorized | No Comments »