Acacia Creek News

Always Stay Purposeful

As we navigate the rapidly changing conditions we find ourselves in as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak, it’s important that each of us act with prudence—but also with purpose. The hardest part of dealing with isolation and social distancing is the feeling of not being in control. But by focusing on living purposefully...

Health Benefits of Positive Thinking

Positive thinking that typically comes with being optimistic plays a key role in effective stress management. In fact, personality traits like optimism and pessimism can affect many areas of our health and well-being, according to the Mayo Clinic. Many studies indicate that stress management is associated with a wide variety of health benefits. Likewise,...

A Message about Coronavirus (COVID-19)

March 16, 2020 Acacia Creek cares deeply about our residents, staff, and clients.  With growing news of the Coronavirus’s spread across California and the world, we wanted to give you an update on our steps to keep our residents and staff healthy and safe. We have established, in unison with Masonic Homes of California,...

Creative Outlets Aid the Mind

Did you know that being creative is beneficial for your mind? Being creative in any way – by writing, gardening, woodworking, sewing, playing or listening to music, or participating in dramatic readings – can greatly impact the mind’s ability to think clearly. Here are five ways that being creative has proven to be a...

New Year, New Action

What’s on your bucket list for 2020? If you’ve included trying something new, you’re in good company—and on track for successful aging! According to the National Institute on Aging, “people who are involved in hobbies and other social and leisure pursuits may be at lower risk for (and less likely to develop) health problems,...

Reduce Stress this Holiday Season

At Acacia Creek, a Masterpiece Living Certified Center for Successful Aging, residents and team members work to embody successful aging practices in everyday life. Successful aging includes focusing on optimal health in the four primary categories of wellness—physical, mental, social, and spiritual. Stress can affect every one of these important elements. That’s why it’s...