• Masterpiece Living Announces Eight 2019 Movement Matters® Winners!

    The research is clear: a sedentary lifestyle is now often referred to as “the sitting disease,” and it puts us at greater risk for heart disease, type 2 diabetes, cancer, stroke, bone loss, anxiety and depression, dementia and a host of other chronic conditions.  Masterpiece Living (MPL) created Movement Matters®, a month-long campaign to inspire and challenge […]

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  • Masterpiece Living® Awards Five Organizations Following the 2019 Network-Wide ‘Living It’ Challenge!

    Masterpiece Living® (MPL) is a well-known authority in Senior Living for its successful aging initiatives. Each year, MPL challenges its more than 80 partner organizations around the country to share how they are “Living It!” Living It® is a four-week campaign designed to inspire and challenge people to try new pursuits in the four components […]

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  • Masterpiece Living Announces the 2018 Movement Matters® Winners!

    Research tells us that a sedentary lifestyle puts us at greater risk for heart disease, some cancers, type 2 diabetes, stroke, bone loss, dementia, and a host of other chronic conditions. With this in mind, Masterpiece Living (MPL) created Movement Matters®. Movement Matters® is a month-long signature campaign by Masterpiece Living (MPL) designed to inspire and […]

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  • Masterpiece Living® Awards Participants in the 2018 Network-Wide Living It Event

    Masterpiece Living® (MPL) is a well-known authority in Senior Living for its successful aging initiatives and ongoing collaboration with nearly 80 organizations nationwide. This spring, MPL launched the network-wide Living It®, a four-week campaign designed to inspire and challenge people to try new pursuits in the four components of wellness: Physical, Social, Intellectual and Spiritual. […]

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  • Keep Moving! It’s Good for Your Body and Your Brain

    By: Danielle Palli  David Griffith is a self-described farm boy from Ohio who graduated from Ohio State. He went on to teach agriculture, while also serving in the Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) – a commitment that led to a four-year stay in Japan. Conversely, Charlie Davis was a city boy born in Washington, DC […]

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  • Masterpiece Living Announces the 2017 Movement Matters Winners!

    Movement Matters is a month-long campaign created by Masterpiece Living to inspire and challenge its more than 80 partner organizations across the nation to move more and to tie purpose to movement. This year’s Movement Matters ran throughout the month of September, and included participants from every level of living. Research tells us that a sedentary lifestyle puts us […]

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  • Ann’s Dance (Judson Park)

    “Could I have this dance,” Ken Ray, fitness coordinator at Judson Park, asked resident Ann Toth. The community was hosting a dance as part of Masterpiece Living’s Movement Matters campaign. “I’d love to,” she answered. “But I can’t dance anymore.” After Ann’s husband died, she was unable to go anywhere that had big band music […]

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  • Movement Matters: Secrets for a Successful Event

    Did You Know? According to research from the Mayo Clinic, taking a daily walk can strengthen your bones and muscles; improve balance; help prevent heart disease, high blood pressure and type 2 diabetes; support weight loss goals; and give you a greater sense of well-being. Masterpiece Living is pleased to bring you reliable health information […]

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  • Leatherworking as Part of “Living It!”

    By Danielle Palli “Don’t judge a book by its cover,” Lifestyle Director, Vivian Dunn told us. In this instance, she’s referring to Howard Coleman, a resident at the Buckingham at Houston (a Masterpiece Living partner and Certified Center for Successful Aging). At first glance, Howard’s long white hair and beard, coupled with his serious expression […]

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  • Brain Health University Classes Begin Today!

    Masterpiece Living is excited to launch the inaugural Brain Health University Virtual Course TODAY! This 8-unit course is led by Dr. Rob Winningham (Dr. Rob), leading brain expert and full Professor and Chair of the Psychology Division at Western Oregon University. Topics include ways to maximize memory, how to enhance executive functioning in the brain, the role […]

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