Cooking

Here is a spring market basket from the produce section of our local store. It has fresh items that are in season now and I got a selection and challenged myself to figure a menu for the day and the week when I got home. The produce section inspires...
 
Cooking

A traditional pesto has more ingredients – like garlic, pine nuts, other herbs, etc. and you can certainly add all of those, but there is also nothing wrong with simply preserving an herb in olive oil and freezing it and using it like pesto.
 

The purpose of nutrition month is to help the public become aware of the importance of good nutrition and a healthful eating plan.
 

Health fair prizes or incentives can move games, presentations, and activities from good to great!
 
Cooking, Kids

Here are ideas for your refrigerator to help make fruits and veggies more enticing! Make bowls of ready to eat fruits or veggies with a fun theme (keep them covered so they taste fresh): • Salad bowl - Put together lettuce and vegetables in a bowl; refrigerate and cover until ready to serve. It lasts up to 2-3 days without dressing. Give it a theme ... Make A Bowl
Food and Health

Calories Fat Coffee (small or large) 0 0 Nonfat McCafe: Nonfat Cappuccino (small) 60 0 Nonfat Cappuccino (large) 90 0 Nonfat Latte (small) 90 0 Nonfat Latte (large) 120 0 Nonfat Caramel Cappuccino (small) 150 0 Nonfat Caramel Cappuccino (large) 230 0 Here are the stats from mcdonalds.com regarding the nutrition information for their new ... McDonald’s McCafe Coffee – Best Bets
Food and Health

Frugal Heart Healthy Proteins Stacey L. Krawczyk, MS, RD, LDN The Webster’s Dictionary defines the word Frugal as: characterized by or reflecting economy in the use of resources Who isn’t looking for the opportunity to save a little money at the grocery store these days?  The American diet typically revolves...