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September 13, 2013

DIY Nutrition: Creative and Healthy Homemade Lunches

Brown bag lunches used to mean boring turkey sandwiches and pre-packaged snacks. A quick search on Pinterest reveals that lunch has come a long way! Think fancy bento-style boxes filled with fresh farmer’s market finds. However, packing a healthy lunch doesn’t have to be elaborate. Just follow my easy tips for getting creative at the [...]

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August 22, 2013

DIY Nutrition: Three Ways to Cook Like a Rock Star!

One of the things I hear most from private clients is they want to cook healthy foods, and they want to cook them well—but they’re intimated by the sheer idea of having to face the oven, a new ingredient or an unfamiliar kitchen gadget. If you’ve felt the same, have no fear! My three, easy [...]

Posted in: Cooking, DIY Nutrition, Food/Cooking
April 26, 2013

DIY Nutrition

Q&A with Nutrition Expert and Cookbook Author, Tina Ruggiero MS, RD, LD Award-winning nutrition expert Tina Ruggiero knows how to make food delicious and nutritious. Read on to learn about what inspired Tina to write The Truly Healthy Family Cookbook and visit her in her home, for a behind-the-scenes look at the making of a [...]

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April 9, 2013

DIY Nutrition: Take the Pantry Challenge!

If you’re shopping just the perimeter of your grocery store, thinking you’re selecting the best foods for your health, think again. That recommendation is outdated – yet we still read and hear the mantra. Being ready to make quick, nutritious meals requires having 10 ingredients on hand. How many of these do you have in [...]

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