HILLBROW DIARY: Monday 1st – Sunday 7th March

On Monday 1st. March we started the week energetically with some ball games and discussed all things Welsh as it was St. David’s Day.

Pearl had fun!

Joan enjoys the ball games.

 

We enjoyed a puzzle challenge morning  and the hairdresser also visited. During the afternoon we celebrated St. David’s day and all things Welsh with a Welsh quiz.

Residents, Jenny, Rod, Dorothy, Tony and Helen absorbed in the puzzles.

Jenny and Tony  enjoyed the quiz and discussion about St. David’s Day.

Quiz time!

 

On Tuesday 2nd  March we enjoyed our morning exercises, very energetically!

High kicking Jenny!

 

Ann, Dorothy and Joy doing the exercises!

Sugar encourages and shows residents how it’s done!

 

We enjoyed looking at some more lovely cards and artwork from the Fleet Infants.

Ann enjoyed this beautiful flowery card, and Dorothy liked the colourful rainbow!

Tony enjoyed a card with multi coloured hearts!

 

Helen also liked the flowery card and looked lovely having had her hair done that morning.

 

Pearl and Jenny loved the children’s cards too.

 

 

Joy and Joan.

We also enjoyed a Japanese themed quiz, and seeing Sugars’ traditional costume.

On Wednesday 3rd. March we enjoyed a quiz all about flowers and some of us reminisced with our scrapbooks.

Rod with his scrapbook.

 

On Thursday 4th. March it was the welcome return of the physiotherapist Rebecca for her weekly physiotherapy class at Hillbrow.

Residents working hard during physiotherapy with Rebecca.

 

We also enjoyed a few rounds of Hillbrow Hangman with Tabby.

 

On Friday 5th. March it was time for a musical quiz.

Rod was lively during the quiz and Pearl was cheeky!

On Saturday 6th. March we did some gentle exercises and some of us enjoyed Facetime with our relatives.

Helen enjoys a Facetime chat with her son.

On Sunday 7th. March we enjoyed a lively balloon bounce.

Jill loved the game!

 

It was a nice day so Daphne our new resident went to explore the lovely garden and see the Spring planted colour.

During the afternoon we enjoyed arts and crafts, painting and decorating some pebbles/stones.

Daphne, Dorothy and Rod.

 

Some of our finished creations!

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