By now I’m sure you’ve heard the words “meal prep” and either thrive off the challenge or roll your eyes and go back to binge-watching the TV show of the moment. I think Sunday meal prepping has gotten a bad rep as an impossible task. Here are my best tips to cross that bridge into […]
The Family Meal
What’s for dinner? A famous line in every home, right? But more important than what’s for dinner is how are we eating dinner. Sitting down for family dinners is something that only 30% of American families do daily, but the research is conclusive – there are a lot of benefits to eating together, as often as possible. Here are some reasons why […]
Is Corn a Nutritional Dud Or Powerhouse?
I oftentimes hear parents say that corn doesn’t count as healthy food or a vegetable because it has no nutritional value. I am not sure how corn got such a bad rap, but I’m here to clear up the confusion! Corn is a VERY healthy food! It’s a whole grain and a vegetable, and thus […]
Nutritionist’s Picks: Top 5 Snack Tips For Packing Lunchboxes
Do you have to pack lunch or a snack for lunchboxes every day? Here are some items I recommend you throw into that backpack to keep your kids full of healthy foods, hydrated and happy. All items are nut-free and don’t require refrigeration: shop here for the complete list!
The Run-Down on Grass-Fed Beef
Beef has been a staple of the American diet since, forever. It has been controversial and hotly debated on the health spectrum both for human consumption and health of the environment. I believe it can be included in a healthy diet in moderation, as it provides a good source of protein (essential amino acids), vitamins […]