8 Winter Superfoods You Need to Buy

January 29th, 2016|

Bonnie Taub-Dix, MA, RDN, CDN for Shape.com
If your plate was a crown, there’s no doubt that veggies would represent its most precious jewels. They’re responsible for reducing your risk of

In the News: 5 Important Nutrients – New Dietary Guidelines

January 18th, 2016|

Written by David Schardt for NutritionAction.com
The new Dietary Guidelines for 2015-2020 recommended by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) target five nutrients that Americans should be paying particular attention to. Not getting

6 Smart Snack Choices for Weight Loss

January 18th, 2016|

Written by Bonnie Taub-Dix, MA, RDN, CDN
Just a few decades ago, a snack was a plate of freshly baked cookies and a glass of milk for hungry kids just home

Healthy Recipes: Crispy Roasted Chickpeas

January 12th, 2016|

Crispy Roasted Chickpeas
Makes 15 servings
Ingredients:
One 15-ounce can garbanzo beans

1 1/2 tablespoons olive oil

Pinch, Salt

Spice blend of your choice (Examples: Creole or Cajun seasonings)
Directions:

Preheat oven to 400F.
Drain the can of garbanzo

Legumes for Weight Loss

January 11th, 2016|

Garbanzo beans, also commonly known as chickpeas, are a versatile and tasty legume. They have a nutlike taste and buttery texture. They can be tossed in salads, roasted, mashed, stirred

9 Factors Why A Weight Loss Spa Vacation is the Best Trip You Can Take This Summer

January 5th, 2016|

Written by Katie Papo, Program Director
If you’re not sure where you’re headed for a well-deserved vacation this summer, check out these 9 factors to help in your search. When speaking about a weight-loss