The Kensington Falls Church is excited to invite you to a special holiday event featuring the renowned Chef Annie Fenn, MD, the visionary behind Brain Health Kitchen.
Get ready for an exclusive virtual event— “Home for the Holidays: Healthy Recipes for Happy Gatherings”— where Chef Fenn will lead a cooking demonstration and presentation, focusing on nutritious and brain-boosting recipes perfect for your holiday festivities.
- Date and time: Join us for this festive culinary adventure on Dec. 6, 2023, at 6:00 p.m.
- Reserve your place: RSVP today to secure your participation in this unique event that blends the joys of the holiday season with healthy, flavorful cooking.
We look forward to welcoming you to this virtual gathering, where delicious holiday cuisine meets the benefits of brain-healthy eating!\
Our promise is to love and care for your family as we do our own.
Introducing Chef Annie Fenn: A culinary pioneer
The Kensington Falls Church is proud to present Chef Annie Fenn, MD, an inspiring personality who skillfully combines the art of cooking with the science of brain health through her innovative Brain Health Kitchen initiative.
As both a physician and a culinary connoisseur, Chef Fenn is dedicated to promoting the use of nutritious, appealing food as an essential component in maintaining cognitive health and combating conditions such as Alzheimer’s and dementia.
In her latest cookbook, “The Brain Health Kitchen: Preventing Alzheimer’s Through Food,” Chef Fenn offers a treasure trove of knowledge on how everyday cooking and eating habits can profoundly affect brain health.
The book expertly fuses delicious recipes with scientific insights into how food influences cognitive functions.
Focusing on preventing Alzheimer’s and other types of dementia, the cookbook features a range of recipes aligned with the MIND diet’s principles for neuroprotection, underscoring the vital role of brain-healthy eating.
The Kensington Falls Church is keenly aware of the importance of a diet that benefits both body and mind.
Our upcoming event will feature discussions on the MIND Diet, a harmonious combination of the Mediterranean and DASH diets.
This dietary approach is integral to our philosophy of supporting cognitive health and preventing cognitive decline.
The MIND Diet emphasizes foods like leafy greens, berries, nuts, and fish, renowned for their antioxidant richness and healthy fats, essential for brain health.
Scientific research has highlighted the effectiveness of the MIND Diet in enhancing cognitive health and reducing the risk of dementia, underscoring the critical role of nutrition in maintaining mental sharpness and overall well-being.
During our special event, Chef Annie Fenn will introduce delicious, brain-healthy recipes from her cookbook, offering valuable tips for hosting a nourishing holiday feast.
Brain-healthy recipes to enjoy:
- Fig & almond snack bars: Kickstart your holidays with these sweet and healthful snacks.
- Cranberry bean & sausage stew: This nourishing stew brings warmth to your table.
- Double chocolate pistachio biscotti: Savor these delightful, nutritious biscotti.
- Chewy chai-spiced cookies: Spice up your holiday treats with these flavorful cookies.
At The Kensington Falls Church, we adopt a holistic approach to our residents’ health and wellness, encompassing various physical activities, therapeutic services, and enriching life activities aimed at improving overall well-being.
Our dining program is a cornerstone of this approach, offering nutritious and delicious meals catering to diverse dietary needs, enhancing physical health, and community engagement among our residents.
The Kensington Falls Church takes pride in being a central resource for health and wellness information, offering an array of materials, seminars, and workshops mainly focused on brain health and cognitive wellness.
We strive to empower our residents and their families with the knowledge and tools necessary to lead healthier lives within our community and the broader world.
Our philosophy at The Kensington Falls Church is deeply rooted in a commitment to the well-being and care of our residents.
Our compassionate senior care team is dedicated to creating a supportive and nurturing environment where everyone is treated with respect, empathy, and dignity.
We aim to do more than just meet basic needs; our goal is to enrich the lives of our residents, ensuring they feel a strong sense of belonging and experience true happiness.
This unwavering dedication sets The Kensington Falls Church apart as a haven where residents live and truly flourish.
Joining The Kensington Falls Church opens the door to enriching activities and programs designed to enhance your quality of life.
Our upcoming event featuring Chef Annie Fenn from Brain Health Kitchen is set to be an exceptional culinary experience.
It’s not just a cooking demonstration but an educational journey blending the art of cooking with the science of brain health.
Here, you’ll learn to prepare delectable dishes that are not only tantalizing to the taste buds but also beneficial for cognitive health, a crucial aspect of aging well.
This event is perfect for connecting with others who share a passion for health and wellness.
At The Kensington Falls Church, we emphasize the importance of community, offering the ideal environment to forge new, meaningful relationships and strengthen existing bonds.
Participating in this event with Chef Annie Fenn represents a positive step towards a healthier lifestyle.
With a focus on nutritional well-being at The Kensington Falls Church and Chef Fenn’s expertise in brain-healthy cuisine, you’ll be equipped to make smart, healthful choices this holiday season and beyond.
We invite you to be part of this transformative experience, making your holiday season enjoyable and beneficial for your long-term health.
Embark on a path of joy, health, and community at The Kensington Falls Church.
Our senior living community is a unique blend of luxury and all-encompassing wellness, dedicated to every facet of a vibrant and fulfilling lifestyle.
At The Kensington Falls Church, every detail—from our lively social activities and diverse wellness programs to our exceptional dining experiences—is meticulously designed with your well-being in mind.
Join a community that celebrates life, fosters deep connections, and prioritizes your health and happiness.
The Kensington Falls Church is more than a place to live; it’s a community where you can actively participate in life, find peace, and thrive.
Celebrate the season with us and RSVP for “Home for the Holidays: Healthy Recipes for Happy Gatherings.”