More and more we are hearing that inflammation is the root of disease, but what is inflammation & how can we avoid it? There are two types of inflammation. Acute, which is normal and occurs … [Read more...] about Three Foods You Should Avoid
The question at hand has an easy answer, “turkey because it has tryptophan.” I think I’ve heard that statement said at least once every year on Thanksgiving day. But tryptophan is not the … [Read more...] about Which Thanksgiving food actually makes you sleepy?
I love to bake during the holidays. It has been a passion of my as I’ve grown up that gets to be extra special during the holiday season. Not only because it is a time when everything you bake can be … [Read more...] about Butternut Squash Oat bars
Coughs, sneezes, cold and flu are not fun, especially when the holidays are right around the corner. Right now ironically we are dealing with flu season, colds are being spread due to the weather … [Read more...] about Arsenal of Food vs. Arsenal of Meds
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
Fall has and always will be my favorite season. Everything about it makes me happy. The cool and crisp weather, apple picking, cozy sweaters and the abundance of all things pumpkin spice. … [Read more...] about Sugar Free, Vegan Pumpkin Pie Pancakes
Happy Thursday friends! Are you one of those people that likes their morning coffee before starting the day? Me too. Except some mornings we can be racing the clock and miss our chance for that … [Read more...] about A breakfast recipe to celebrate National Coffee Day a different way
Berry smoothies have always been one of my favorite breakfast picks. Not only are they pretty but they keep us cool in this ever lingering summer heat, and we all know the heat lingers far too long … [Read more...] about Smoothie Ingredients that will make you feel like a Superhero
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!
Written by Samantha Previte, RD, LDN, CPT, Just like many other diet fads in United States, “ juicing ” [replacing meals for juice] has climbed to top of the charts, but is it actually good for you? … [Read more...] about Juicing Isn’t As Good As You May Think It is