These 3 DIY Holiday Ornaments Make Perfect Gifts

Handmade ornaments are the perfect gifts for family and friends. Source:  Gualberto107

Are you searching for some last minute gift ideas and don't want to do something as impersonal as a gift basket or bottle of wine? Why not try making gifts? Here are a few ornaments you can make in the comfort of our Henderson apartments. Pom pom ornaments - all you need to complete this project is a few skeins of yarn in your favorite holiday colors and … [Read more...]

Quick and Easy Meals to Bring to a Holiday Potluck

Try these quick and easy potluck dishes at your holiday party. Source: artemisphoto

The holidays are a time of getting together with family and friends and sharing good times and great food. A potluck dinner is a good excuse to get everyone involved in the process and have a wide variety of delicious foods to eat with out one person spending days in the kitchen. If you are planning on entertaining in Henderson with a potluck meal this … [Read more...]

Best 3 Gluten Free Treats at the Layers Bakery in Las Vegas

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Going gluten free has never been easier thanks to the gluten free treats at the Layers Bakery in Las Vegas. They have everything to help you transform your health with gluten free scones, decadent gluten free cakes, flat breads, soups and more! The German Chocolate cake! The combination of vanilla custard and chocolate butter cream frosting is … [Read more...]

Top 3 Italian Restaurants in Henderson

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Portofino is known for being one of the best senior apartments in Las Vegas (Henderson), but it’s also known for being close by to some of the tastiest Italian restaurants in the area! If you’re looking for some great Italian cuisine, then check out our top three picks: Gaetano’s Las Vegas on South Eastern Avenue in Henderson has great California … [Read more...]

Celebrate Your Artistic Side at Color Me Mine in Henderson

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Are you looking for fun things to do in Henderson where you can create fun pieces of art for your apartment? Then just head on over to Henderson and have a day of artistry at Color Me Mine. Color Me Mine, located on Village Walk Drive, is a great place for the grand kids, but also a place where you can go to express yourself artistically. It’s a fun … [Read more...]

Pantry Organization Tips for Portofino Residents

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An organized kitchen pantry makes for an organized home. The kitchen pantry is one of the highest traffic spots in your Portofino Senior Community home. Follow these easy steps and you will be the envy of your neighbors. Step 1: Clean out the entire pantry and group everything into two groups, one for things to keep and another for things to throw … [Read more...]

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Las Vegas

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Not too far from our Portofino Senior Community are the bright lights of Las Vegas. Las Vegas is known as Sin City and the Entertainment Capital of the World; however, there are some little known facts about Las Vegas that may shock you. Las Vegas has approximately 200,000 slot machines. The largest slot machine payout ever won was a little less than … [Read more...]

Best Japanese Hibachi in Las Vegas

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Japanese Hibachi is a fun and exciting dinner when you have guests in town or even when you just need a break from cooking in your Portofino Senior Community kitchen. Watching the master chef cook your food right on the table adds an element of excitement and surprise to your eating experience. Lucky for us, Las Vegas is home to some fabulous Hibachi … [Read more...]

Great Health Benefits to Owning a Pet

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The Portofino Senior Apartments already have a bunch of ways to get you in shape and the healthiest you have ever been, from the spacious courtyards to the events and activities to fitness center and more. Did you know, though, that the pet-friendly nature of Portofino has even more health benefits? Here are some of the health perks to owning your own puppy … [Read more...]

Table Games to Play at Fiesta Henderson Casino

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Do you enjoy trying your luck or testing your skills at table games? The thrill of winning is a great way to boost your spirits and liven up a dull winter day. Head over to Fiesta Henderson's casino the next time you're feeling lucky. The casino is only five minutes away from our Henderson community, so there's no need to rush. Here are just a few of … [Read more...]