If you didn't know, National Grain-Free Day was last Thursday, February 21st. To celebrate, I joined the First Coast Live crew to discuss going grain-free & a great grain-free power … [Read more...] about National Grain-Free Day: Power Salad
January is over and I’m curious: how are those New Year's Resolutions going!? According to U.S. News, approximately 80% of resolutions fail by the second week of February. Let that sink in. That means … [Read more...] about 5 Secrets to Meal Prep
From magazine covers to Instagram posts, it’s no question that carbohydrates are the most debated topic right now. Every day, I honestly hear another problem being related to carbohydrates: … [Read more...] about Do Carbs Make You Fat?
Keto coffee is better than normal coffee. Coffee dehydrates you. Coffee cures hangovers. Coffee helps you lose weight. Pregnant women can't drink coffee. Ever heard any of these myths? I bet you … [Read more...] about Is Coffee Healthy?
If there’s one thing you should know about me, it’s that I believe you should have your cake and eat it too! That’s why one of my favorite things to do as a registered dietitian is develop … [Read more...] about NO SUGAR ADDED CHOCOLATE CHIP PUMPKIN BLONDIES
As the summer comes to an end, it is officially time to bring out the spooky jack-o-lanterns, fall sweaters, and of course - all things pumpkin. On Instagram and Pinterest, your feeds will be bursting … [Read more...] about Decoding Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte
Hi friends! So it is coming to that time of year again… the holidays! It can be exciting, maybe you have a vacation or two planned or are heading to some relative’s home to celebrate. Either way, … [Read more...] about Guilt-free Fuel for those Long Distance Trips
Have you ever found yourself ravenous (or even hangry...yes, that is an official word in the English dictionary) after not eating for 6 hours? The next thing you know you are standing in-front of your … [Read more...] about Hangry? Here Are Some Simple Tips to Avoid Being Hangry!
As the summer is winding down and your kids are headed back to school, it is a perfect time to make healthy eating a staple in your routine! In addition to new school supplies, this time of year is … [Read more...] about Healthy Back to School Habits!
From 6AM training camp breakfast, to in-practice hydration & post-practice recovery coolers, to clinic session with athletes, to the 10PM night time snack – as the sports dietitian of the … [Read more...] about Life of a UNC Sports Dietitian