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Jean 6th May 2021 Activities Provider
Tomorrow I will do a bread and jam activity. Slices of buttered bread, an assortment of jams for them to spread and to taste and lets reminisce about picking fruit as children, using up surplus fruit in jams, baking etc. An easy relaxed activity session.
Martin 6th May 2021 Activities Co-Ordinator
Thanks Jean, this is such a great idea, I will give it a go.
Susan 6th May 2021 Activity Director
Hi Jean
This sounds like a wonderful idea
Thanks for sharing it
Jean 7th May 2021 Activities Provider
They loved todays session. I had 8 residents 10 slices of buttered bread and 4 pots of jam. I cut each slice of bread in 4 and we spread jam on it whilst chatting about getting scratched by thorns stung by nettles etc whilst picking berries and fruit. Most of the residents could recall the big pot and the sweet smell of sugar and fruit when their mothers made jam. An hour and a bit this afternoon well spent.
Solange 7th May 2021 Diversional Therapist
Well done Jean. Socializing, reminiscing, and feeling good. Keep up the good work!

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