HILLBROW DIARY: Monday 22nd. March – Sunday 28th. March

On Monday 22nd March on a beautiful Spring day we started the week energetically with chair based exercises and enjoyed some pampering. Some of us also took advantage of the good weather and enjoyed the garden. During the afternoon the hairdresser also visited.

Sheila sunning herself with a view of the daffodils!

Jeff loved the Spring sunshine!

Working hard at the exercises with Sugar!

Sheila always participates!

Daphne enjoyed some time in the garden and then settled down with Cheeky on her lap!

On Tuesday 23rd. March we enjoyed a balloon bounce and word search. Then in the afternoon it was time for the Giant Crossword.

On Wednesday 24th. March we did our chair-based exercises and then a ‘MAR’ prefix quiz.

Getting active with Sally-Anne

Tony always a cheery and active participant!

Jenny had a laugh!

Touching toes!

Sheila doing the leg exercises.

…And the Charleston exercise!

MAR prefix quiz.

During the afternoon we started work in earnest on our easter bonnet making.

Ann, Dorothy and Sheila busy milliners!

Dorothy works on her hat.

The pretty finished bonnet all Dorothy’s  design!

Ann glues bunnies for her hat.

The finished bonnet!

Sheila getting creative.

Rod decorates a cowboy hat!

Finished hat complete with sheep!

On Thursday 25th. March Rebecca joined us for our weekly physiotherapy session and we enjoyed arranging the fresh flowers.

Rod reached for the skies and Daphne did her best!

Elizabeth enjoyed the session.

Joy following Rebecca.

Ann, Dorothy and Jeff flower arranging.

Jenny shown here loved the flowers!

Daphne and Jenny.

All the best florists wear hats!!

Jeff looking good in a hat!

On Friday 26th. March we started the day positively with some ball games and then a word search.

We enjoyed some card games during the afternoon.

Tony played.

Pearl enjoyed herself!

Ann and Dorothy played cards.

On Saturday 27th. March we enjoyed some gentle exercises and ball games as well as Hangman.

The dry weather over the weekend meant some of us were able to enjoy the  Spring garden including our lovely new resident Pat.

On Sunday 28th. March we enjoyed a Sunday morning social with the carers and then a film during the afternoon.

Pat strides out, wrapped up warm!

Pat loved the fish pond in the garden!

Pat enjoying the fresh air and Spring blossom.

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