Monthly Archives: July 2014

Check your fluids

With the summer heat inching up the thermometer, it’s time to check your fluids … are you drinking enough water and other liquids? While staying hydrated is important for people of all ages, it’s particularly important as we grow older. Older READ MORE

Keeper of the curio

Since 2007, Irene Gladem has been decorating

Resident volunteer Irene Gladem with her newest curio cabinet display.

Resident volunteer Irene Gladem with her newest curio cabinet display.

Eighty-four months. That’s how long Irene Gladem has been decorating the curio cabinet in the Ivory Keys Coffee Bar around a monthly theme.

And she never liked to repeat herself.

“I tried to make it different every time and not use the same things,” READ MORE

65th Anniversary: Missourians build first campus at Farmington

Dr. Fred Walker, first superintendent of Homelife in Farmington, Mo.

Dr. Fred Walker was the first superintendent of Homelife in Farmington, Mo. A plaque beneath his photo at Farmington Presbyterian Manor reads, “He had a dream, we have a home.”

The Missouri synods of the Presbyterian Church, U.S., and the United Presbyterian Church, U.S.A., joined together to construct the first Presbyterian Homelife campus in Farmington, Mo. The project was authorized in 1957 in a joint session of the synods, READ MORE