Category: Dining

November 30, 2016

Thrive Dining™ Tasting

Residents and family members were recently treated to a Thrive Dining™ experience hosted by the Vintage Hills of Indianola dining staff. Thrive Dining™ is a method of preparing delicious and nutritious protein packed meals that are served as bite size hors d’oeuvres intended to be eaten by hand. This enables the person to eat their […]

November 23, 2016

Bon Appétit with Thrive Dining™

Thrive Dining™ is a revolutionary dining program designed to restore the dignity and enjoyment of mealtime for individuals with cognitive or physical challenges. Thrive Dining™ features Watermark Communities’ Chef recipes and high quality, freshly prepared gourmet menu items, transformed into incredibly tasty, nutritionally balanced, protein packed meals. Watermark Chefs start by using the Grind Dining “patent-pending” […]

June 3, 2015

Thrive 5 Granola Recipe

Ingredients: 1/3 cup maple syrup 1/3 cup packed light brown sugar 4 tsp vanilla extract 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 cup vegetable oil 5 cups old-fashioned rolled oats (do not use quick oats) 1 cup raw almonds, chopped coarse 1 cup cashews, chopped coarse 1 cup unsweetened coconut flakes 1/3 cup dried cranberries 1/3 cup dried […]