Healthy Recipes: Lemon Garlic Hummus

January 12th, 2016|

Lemon Garlic Hummus
Makes 24 servings
Ingredients:
2 cups can chickpeas, skins peeled off*

3/4 cup olive oil

3 tbsp fresh lemon juice

2 tablespoons minced garlic

salt and pepper, to taste
Directions:
Open and drain the chickpeas. Remove

In the News: Best Time to Exercise for Weight Loss?

January 7th, 2016|

Written by Gretchen Reynolds of the New York Times
What is the best time of day to exercise, if my goal is weight loss?
You might try setting your wake-up alarm earlier

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

Healthy Lifestyles: New Year’s Resolutions

December 28th, 2015|

Written by Bonnie Taub-Dix, MA, RDN, CDN
In my practice I have spent over thirty years listening to an array of the most sincere New Year’s resolutions, most of which have

Healthy Holiday Cooking with Chef Barbara Rich

December 21st, 2015|

On December 6, 2015, Natural Gourmet Institute’s very own Chef Barbara Rich appeared on CBS Sunday morning news to discuss how to make holiday cooking a little healthier. Click here to

In the News: Maintaining Weight Loss Through the Holidays

December 17th, 2015|

Written by  Beth W. Orenstein of Today’s Dietitian
Many clients and patients have made great progress losing weight throughout the past year. Some have met their weight-loss goals while others are close