Finally, with COVID-19 restrictions lifting slightly, we have been able to take some of the residents out for the first time in over a year. We have been to The Heath in Petersfield and watched the ducklings whilst enjoying an ice cream. On another trip, we went to Cowdray Park in Midhurst to see the…

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Monica, Valerie and David played armchair basketball in the lounge. Everyone liked the challenge of trying to get the ball in the net, there were some impressive shots too.

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Some of the residents planted some runner beans, broad beans and beetroot seeds. Gwen planted some marigold seeds that she was sent in a card. As you can see, all our gardeners have green fingers and we are hoping for a good crop of vegetables during the next couple of months.

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Years ago, most people learnt to knit. Our mothers and grandmothers always knitted our jumpers, hats, scarves and mittens. Not like nowadays where everyone is buying them from department stores and online.However, we are still lucky enough to have several residents that still enjoy knitting and some of them have taught some of the care…

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Some of the residents have had a big birthday in recent weeks. They were able to celebrate with 2 nominated members of their family, which was lovely for them. Ernest turned 90 years young. David, Valerie, Christine, Edith and Fred also celebrated their birthdays with cards, presents and cakes. Everyone was presented with their very…

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The residents had planned to plant up the planters with some summer plants for the outside areas. But, due to the typical English weather, they had to garden indoors in the conservatory. Audrey, who loves gardening, told everyone what each plant was called, everyone enjoyed listening to her expert insights.

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Our international dish this month was the good old English traditional fish & chips. Everyone loves fish & chips and we had them in trays. We also celebrated St. George’s Day on this day too, with a very delicious cake made by Elayne, our cook.

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The first socially distanced trips out to The Heath in Petersfield. Everyone really enjoyed the fresh air & change of scenery.

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We spent out Easter full of activities! We made some beautiful hand made cards, some bright Easter bonnets and we even had our very own Easter egg hunt around the home!

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