Nutrition

Culinary Wellness Garden Update: Giving Thanks For a Great Harvest

Culture | 0 comments | by Harrison Edwards

In April of this year, we broke ground on our Culinary Wellness Garden, a ¼-acre parcel created by volunteers to grow organic heirloom vegetables for Witherell residents. Throughout summer and early fall, we harvested a bounty of fresh vegetables that were used in meals to offer real farm to table dining at Nathaniel Witherell. In…

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Nathaniel Witherell’s Culinary Wellness Garden Puts Locally Sourced Produce on The Menu

Culture | 0 comments | by Harrison Edwards

Being recognized as one of the best nursing homes in Connecticut by U.S. News & World Report is a fabulous distinction. Now, we can claim one more: with recent completion and ongoing harvest of fresh vegetables from our Culinary Wellness Garden, we now offer “farm to fork” dining for our residents. Stephanie MacLeay, a registered…

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Witherell Welcomes in Warm Weather with Culinary Wellness Garden

Healthy Living | 0 comments | by Harrison Edwards

The Nathaniel Witherell welcomed in the warm spring weather earlier this month with a ceremonial groundbreaking at our Culinary Wellness Garden. The 1/4-acre garden was created by volunteers to grow organic heirloom vegetables for Witherell residents. “Once harvested, the produce from this garden – which will include tomatoes, cucumbers, peppers, eggplants, radishes, salad greens, peas,…

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Nathaniel Witherell Gets Cooking!

Friends of Nathaniel Witherell | 0 comments | by supermaster

12/2/15 UPDATE: COOKBOOK IS NOW IN WITHERELL GIFT SHOP. $15 EACH OR TWO FOR $25. Calling all chefs! The Nathaniel Witherell is reaching out to residents and their families, volunteers, staff, board members, and supporters to contribute recipes for its upcoming cookbook. The working title is From Soup to Nuts: A Collection of Witherell Family…

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‘Tis the Season at Nathaniel Witherell: Thirty Days of Celebration!

Music Therapy | 0 comments | by supermaster

At Nathaniel Witherell, we go all out to throw a good party. We choose a theme, scour the region to bring in top-notch entertainment, decorate extensively, and top it all off with fresh, tasty, theme-related cuisine. And since it’s so much fun, holiday celebrations here last all month. Christmas trees and Hanukkah menorahsare in the…

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