Category: Dining

February 6, 2018

Thrive Dining™: What sounds good to eat?

The Watermark at Trinity was recently featured in Tampa Bay Times with the article Changing the Shape of Food, published on January 24th, 2018. To view the article, please click here or view the PDF provided below. Unintentional weight loss and unhealthy meals like chicken nuggets, fish sticks, grilled cheese and French fries, all lacking any nutritional value, are […]

June 29, 2017

Luau

On Wednesday, June 28th, The Watermark at Trinity hosted its first Luau! Residents and guests were greeted with a lei before entering the party. The room was decorated from floor to ceiling including a photo prop board and photo booth props! Johnny the DJ kept guests entertained with Beach Classics between performances by Shazadi Julie. […]

November 22, 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 […]

July 19, 2016

Thrive Dining™ in the News

With such an extraordinary program we shouldn’t be surprised that the media is taking notice. We are so happy Thrive Dining™, a dining program designed to restore the dignity and enjoyment of mealtime for individuals with cognitive or physical challenges, is being recognized time and time again. McKnights Senior Living published an article on Wednesday, July 15th, […]

May 20, 2016

The Watermark at Trinity Hosts Training for National Dining Program Thrive Dining™

The below article is featured on tampabaynewswire.com, posted on Thursday, May 19th, 2016. Click here for the original article published in the Tampa Bay Newswire. The Watermark at Trinity Plays Host to National Training for Watermark Retirement Community’s Newest Program – Thrive Dining™ It was the first in a series of trainings held at The Watermark at Trinity […]

December 14, 2015

Thrive Dining™ – Bringing the JOY Back to Dining

What is Thrive Dining™? In short, “These are protein-packed meals served as one- or two-bite hors d’oeuvres intended to be eaten by hand,” says Rob Bobbitt, Watermark’s National Director of Dining. Thrive Dining™ is a program designed to restore the dignity and enjoyment of mealtime for individuals with cognitive or physical challenges. “If you’ve lost the ability […]

May 18, 2015

Iron Chef Competition

Each Watermark University semester associates and residents rack their brains to come up with new fun and enriching classes to add to the daily schedule. Jeff Ross, Dining Service Director and Executive Chef, has taken The Watermark principle “Come from Abundance” and has gone above and beyond in creating an exciting and interactive program for the […]