Category Archives: Meals & Snacks

Oven-Roasted Vegetables– Give Them a Try if you Haven’t!

  I know the general consensus on the topic of vegetables is…  BORING….  ZZZZZZZ…..   As a dietitian, part of my role (along with reminding you to eat your vegetables) is to also help you find ways to actually make … Continue reading

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A Chocolate Mint Holiday Dessert and A Shopping Idea

Hello! Even though I’m not vegan anymore, I still find myself popping in on the Oh She Glows blog to see her latest recipes. I can’t post her actual recipe here but I can do the next best thing… provide … Continue reading

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Products I’m Thankful For

I’m truly thankful for all food.                                                                                                      . Even though I strive to base my diet around simple, unprocessed foods, I also like to buy some things that I couldn’t make in my own kitchen.  Cheese?  Yogurt?  Chocolate?  Technically, yes I … Continue reading

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Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Grapes and Walnuts

Just made this yesterday and wanted to share.  With Thanksgiving coming up fast you might be in need of a fresh and unique idea.  These are delicious and easy– a healthy side dish for your holiday meal that you and … Continue reading

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Yay! The End of Summer…. Squash

No, I’m not happy it’s the end of summer.  🙁 But I am not sad to see the summer squash go.  🙂 I gave it my best but I was far too outnumbered to keep up with them.  Every week, … Continue reading

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The Lifestyle Cafe

  I had a really nice lunch with a couple of my Dietitian friends Friday.   🙂   It’s always so good to catch up.  Topics of conversation ranged from an upcoming wedding, a soon-to-be new baby, an office move and … Continue reading

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Protein-Packed Cold Brew Coffee Shake

            Refreshing.  Hydrating.  Energizing.  Mood boosting.               13g Protein.  Probiotic-rich.  Satisfying.  Totally delicious. I hear you– you’re hot, thirsty and want something besides water. This coffee shake may be just what you need on one of … Continue reading

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Does Your Breakfast Egg-Cite You?

Mine does! So much in fact that I’ve been eating these just about every morning for the past couple of years… Those don’t look like eggs…. but they are!       Do you love pancakes like I do?  These … Continue reading

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Food Makes a Fun Gift!

Birthdays.  Mother’s Day.  Father’s Day.  There always seems to be another occasion coming up.  How hard is it to buy for people when everyone has everything they already want plus some?  In this world of instant gratification and Amazon, we … Continue reading

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Product Review: Tiger Nuts

Tiger Nuts! I wasn’t exactly sure what they were at first either. They aren’t nuts and they don’t have anything to do with wild cats.   Sorry Tigger! Tiger nuts are tubers (root veggies) and they are a fabulous source of  … Continue reading

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