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Healthy & Festive Holiday Dinner Ideas for Senior Living

By Executive Chef Nick Hunter |

When we think about autumn, about the approaching holiday season, and about Thanksgiving, we most often think of turkey, stuffing, casserole, pumpkin pie, naps, and repeat!  While this is a yearly tradition at almost everyone’s house, there can be more to Thanksgiving dinner than just the staples. As we look to move forward after the very…

How New Trends in Senior Living Improve Memory Care

By Erin Van Valkenburgh |

We see them everywhere. New communities appearing all over the country advertising and promoting the newest trends and programs for memory care residents. It is one of the fastest growing sectors in senior living and will have a significant impact on the industry for the next several years. What is Memory Care? Memory care is a…

More than Just Pie: Pumpkin Superfoods Pack Nutritional Power

By MLCommunications |

Even before the heat of summer fades and the cool nip in the air greets you in the morning, pumpkin flavored foods are everywhere. From pumpkin spiced lattes to freshly baked pies, pumpkin bread, and more, our love for its sweet taste has grown over the years, creating even more ways to savor the flavor.…

Kosher diets

Kosher vs. Kosher-Style Diets

By MLCommunications |

Kosher diets stem from the Jewish religion and follow the traditional Jewish law. These laws are found within the Torah, a sacred book of text in the Jewish religion. They provide an outline of which foods are allowed or not, as well as how foods must be produced, processed, and prepared prior to consumption. However,…

Recognizing our Registered Dietitian Nutritionists

By MLCommunications |

Backed by our Registered Dietitian Nutritionists, our offerings come full circle to ensure that the food residents are enjoying is best to fuel their bodies at every stage of life. With more than 300 RDNs across the country, our business is able to lead with knowledge and expertise. We are privileged to work with our…

Celebrating Our Women in Culinary

By MLCommunications |

Only 25.8% of culinarians are women, according to Zippia. At Morrison Living, we celebrate our women culinarians who are defying the odds and paving the way in their journeys, while carrying the culture of our company in everything they do. We asked three of our women culinarians across the country questions on their journey, experience,…

3 Ways Food Is Medicine

By MLCommunications |

Food nourishes us, gives us energy, keeps us feeling our best. Food is medicine. While food is necessary to survive, enjoying the right ingredients can help you not only survive, but thrive. Enjoying nutritional-dense foods can influence and increase your quality and longevity of life. Our dietitians and culinarians work together to incorporate a variety…

Bringing Resources to the Table: Directors of Field Engagement

By MLCommunications |

A partnership with Morrison Living brings numerous resources to the table, including our Directors of Field Engagement. We know that supporting the community teams while ensuring that standards are met drives higher resident satisfaction. That is why our field engagement team travels to our partner communities to be directly in the field for valuable face-to-face…

5 Simple Switches to Help You Fall in Love with Eating Right

By MLCommunications |

One quick search of “eating right” pulls up loads of resources and information about foods to enjoy, foods to avoid, and lifestyle switches to live healthier and longer. However, that can be overwhelming with the number of information and misinformation out there. With the power of Morrison Living’s nutrition and wellness teams, our residents don’t…

Developing and Demonstrating Our Company Culture

By MLCommunications |

Successful companies have a distinctive culture, mission, vision, and values. It is how they stand out from the competition. At Morrison Living, our company culture shines through our associates at all levels and all positions to transform dining and hospitality in senior living with partners and residents. Aligned with our values, our actions and behaviors…