24 hour line: 414.259.6300
Admission Inquiries: 414.259.6310
HR Jobline: 414.259.3792

Health Brief

April 30, 2020

Keeping with this week’s theme of healthy living, let’s talk about healthy snacking. Snacks can help you meet your daily nutrient needs. Especially if large meals do not fit your lifestyle or meet your medical requirements. Here are a few suggestions for healthy snack options.

Fruits/Vegetables

  • Peaches
  • Pineapple
  • Strawberries
  • Raisins / Dried Fruit
  • Clementines

Vegetables

  • Broccoli
  • Bell Peppers
  • Carrots
  • Cherry Tomatoes
  • Kale

Proteins

  • Peanuts / Nut Butters
  • Lean white meat (turkey/chicken)
  • Sunflower / Pumpkin seeds
  • Hard boiled eggs
  • Hummus

Whole Grains

  • Crackers
  • Cereal
  • Popcorn
  • Oatmeal

Low Fat Dairy

  • Cottage cheese
  • Yogurt
  • Cheese
  • Milk

Combine 2 or more food groups:

  • Cottage cheese with peaches
  • Celery with peanut butter
  • Carrots with hummus
  • Quesadillas
  • Cereal with low fat milk.

Yum! What is your favorite healthy snack?

Thursday “Threezers”: What do these have in common?

  1. Wolves, Boy Scouts, Gum
  2. A flounder, an octopus, a chameleon
  3. California, Spray paint can, Salt & Pepper

What are you grateful for?  … I made a few worms (and my garden) happy today… saved them from being squished on the street.

Let's Keep In Touch!

We look forward to hearing from you.
Click here to learn more about our growing Life Plan Community!
contact Us!