Cooking

Both summer and winter squash are available year-round, but in the depths of winter, it feels good to turn on the oven and roast some squash or make it into a delicious, smooth-textured soup...
 

Putting together a comprehensive and engaging cooking demonstration is hard work -- but that's about to change.
 

Looking for compelling nutrition posters to brighten your walls with motivation and education? You have come to the right place!
 
Food and Health

The Environmental Working Group analyzes pesticide residue testing data from the USDA and the FDA to develop an annual list of the 12 fruits and vegetables that are most likely to be contaminated with pesticide residues that may be harmful to health. That’s the dirty dozen. They also have a list of the “clean fifteen,” which are the foods that are least likely to be contaminated.
Food and Health, Prevention

Buying yogurt in bulk is a good idea: Choose non-fat instead of whole milk yogurt for less saturated fat and more protein, then choose plain instead of sweetened yogurt for less sugar and more calcium. In fact, you can add flavor to your yogurt by topping it with fresh fruit yourself! 
Cooking

Serving Moist Chicken: Success Tips: Do not overcook the chicken. Chicken breast is done when it reaches an internal temperature of 165 degrees F. Use a meat thermometer. Generally a good rule of thumb for cooking most skinless, boneless breasts of chicken is to bake for 20 minutes at...
Food and Health, Prevention

You ask, we deliver! Check out this fantastic new guide to sweeteners -- it's got absolutely everything you need to know!