Wit and Wisdom Blog for Atria Senior Living


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Random Acts of Kindness at Atria

Atria El Camino Gardens Performs Random Acts of Kindness

On Wednesday, March 19th the residents of Atria El Camino Gardens set out to perform random acts of...

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Our Team

Helping Senior

6 Ways to Manage Alzheimer’s, Dementia and Wandering

Older adults with memory impairments such as Alzheimer’s or other form of dementia frequently get...

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Dementia & Memory Care, News In Aging


Veteran Emery Johnson, Atria Hillcrest

I am a resident at Atria Hillcrest. I am a World War II veteran. I was in the 13th Armored...

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Veteran Heroes

Al Tigri

Seniors and Quitting Smoking

It is a well-established fact that smoking is detrimental to one’s health, causing lung cancer,...

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Active Aging, News In Aging, Wit & Wisdom

Older Woman Outdoors

Sustainability and Senior Living

Green living is more than just a trendy catchphrase; it’s a thoughtful and purposeful way of life...

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News In Aging, Our Team

Chocolate Raspberry Truffles Recipe

Chocolate Raspberry Truffles Recipe | The Atria Kitchen

This award-winning recipe for Chocolate Raspberry Truffles comes from Mary Short, Director of...

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The Atria Kitchen

Bernard Florence

Veteran Bernard Florence

My father, Bernard Florence, served in the U.S. Navy as a fighter pilot during World War II. He...

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Veteran Heroes

Active seniors, group of old friends playing cards at park

Guide to Comparing Independent Living Communities

There are many reasons that lead older adults to consider independent living options. Keeping up...

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Caregiver Support

Addressing the Elephant in the Room

We are living and staying independent longer than ever before and with this new territory of aging...

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Caregiver Support