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Alive and Kicking: Life is short; let’s play!

Posted on August 5, 2014 by Chad Adcock

What does it mean to play every day?  This is a concept that children have an excellent grasp of and unfortunately, adults often do not.  As we age, our lives get in the way of truly living.  We get wrapped up in the fleeting trivialities of this life and lose our focus on what is really important – enjoying each day as it comes and loving the friends and family we are fortunate enough to have around us. (more…)

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Culinary Institute of America Satisfies Older Adults

Posted on July 16, 2014 by Sulekha Zaug

Nothing makes people happier than good food served with a scenic view, right?

Recently, residents at Atria on the Hudson had vowed to visit all three restaurants at the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, New York.  In true Hudson fashion, they not only enjoyed their meals, but also critiqued each restaurant and compared their culinary experiences. (more…)

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Benefits of Music for Seniors – Atria Senior Living Blog

“Jam Band”: Benefits of Music for Seniors

Posted on June 17, 2014 by Lexie Brown

It’s impossible to imagine a world without music. It’s all around us, and for most people, music holds a special emotional value. Music has been shown to evoke strong responses. For instance, when hearing a song from your past, you often experience the same feelings originally associated with that memory. (more…)

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