The Magic of Music

The Magic of Music

Our community here at Siena loves music. Some days, you can hear a community members playing a tune on the grand piano in the living room, or even the voices of our own Siena Choir! Did you know that the health benefits of singing are not only psychological, but also...

October

The change of seasons is so apparent in the fall.  God’s paintbrush amazes us with colors of gold, orange, yellow and vibrant reds.  The air is filled with a cool whisper of winter anticipation, and, we are reminded of how quickly the end, of yet another year will...

August Blog

How old would you be, if you didn’t care how old you are??  So, if you got to choose how old you could be…what would be the number???  20, 30, 40….it’s all so arbitrary, isn’t it?  It is a gift to embrace our age, to wish differently would deny us the beauty of wisdom...

May Blog

“It’s a ‘page turner’”. This is an often used adage for a really good read; a great book. The NY Time Best Seller List is testimony to all the wonderful opportunities for us to escape into another reality through fiction or to settle down with a book that will...

March Blog

Why is it that we treasure “vintage” items? We collect them, we wear them and we give them places of honor in our lives. Why can’t we do the same with people? Our seniors have such stories to tell; give yourself the gift of history. Sit down with that older person in...

February Blog

“People, even more than things, have to be restored, renewed, revived, reclaimed, and redeemed; never throw out anyone”. Audrey Hepburn knew what was important. Life is not about wealth, talent or beauty. Life is about people and sometimes as the business of life...

Inaugural “Blog”

“Act your age!” How many times did we hear this while we were growing up? Our parents were trying to impress upon us the importance of maturity and appropriateness, and while this theory was well intended, in actuality, “Acting your age” was not something any of us...