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Pack a Healthy Lunch

Brown-bagging is not just for school-aged kids. Many women are bringing their lunch with them to work. Not only does it save you money and time, but you control the quality and quantity of the ingredients, so you know exactly … Continue reading

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Crab Bisque with Tomato, Avocado, and Corn Relish

Well, it’s officially the New Year. We wanted to start it off with a warming and comforting recipe. Our crab bisque with a tomato, avocado, and corn relish is perfect for the cold days ahead of us. Maybe a small … Continue reading

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Latkes!

“Hanukkah is the festival of lights. Instead of 1 day of presents, we have 8 crazy nights,” begins the famous Adam Sandler “Hanukkah Song.”  Well, Hanukkah is just around the corner, so it’s time to break out the box grater … Continue reading

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Which Diet is Best?

Paleo. Keto. Low FODMAPS. IIFYM (if it fits your macros). There are more diets now than ever before. Each one promising weight loss with little effort. But which one is the best? (The real answer: you’ll have to decide for … Continue reading

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Falafel Pita Salad

Falafels are a Mediterranean staple food. If you’ve never had a falafel, it’s basically a fried ball of garbanzo bean puree, herbs, and spices. It is usually served in a pita bread with veggies and a yogurt sauce. We’ve taken … Continue reading

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White Chicken Chili for Halloween Dinner

Before you send your ninjas and princesses, ghosts and goblins, and butterflies and littlest lions out for some fun trick-or-treating, make sure they fill up on some nutritious and delicious food. A healthy and hearty dinner will give them plenty of energy to … Continue reading

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Super Shrimp Cocktail

It’s seafood time! Here’s a fantastic recipe that’s easy to make and so good for you. The shrimp provides lean, clean protein; the avocado gives you anti-inflammatory monounsaturated fat; the veggies and cilantro are full of antioxidants; and the spicy jalapeno fuels … Continue reading

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Is School Making your Child Fat?

Now that most kids around the country have started the new school year, it’s back to the age-old discussion – do you make their lunch or let them buy the lunch from the school’s cafeteria? Schools are supposed to comply … Continue reading

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Dining Out

Dining out is a part of our daily lifestyle.  Americans eat out nearly one out of every four meals and snacks. This can create a challenge for those people that are managing their weight.  Unlike eating at home, the ability … Continue reading

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High Protein Diets and Bone Loss

Osteoporosis is a condition that affects 10 million American women, with millions more at high risk. When bones become less dense and more porous, they weaken and are more susceptible to fracturing or breaking. There are no warning signs that … Continue reading

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