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Planning a Picnic for Your Loved One Living In a Care Facility

Picnicstephanie-mccabe-92133-unsplashWould you prefer a hot dog or hamburger? Ketchup, mustard, relish? Chips, salad, dessert? All were available during the annual barbecue picnic at the nursing home where my parents, my uncle and my mother-in-law lived at different times. While people also enjoyed the monthly birthday dinners and holiday festivities hosted by the nursing home, the summer barbecue was one of the most anticipated events of the year.

Read full article on Agingcare about how to bring a picnic to your loved one in a care facility:

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