Healthy Eating: A Shared Responsibility

June 3, 2014

Today’s nutrition post is sponsored by the Center for Science in the Public Interest. The CSPI acts as the voice of the American public on the topics of food, nutrition, health and beyond. I am happy to host Margo Wootan, director of nutrition policy, to write about the challenges of eating healthy in today’s world. […]

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Guest RD: Prenatal Nutrition

May 28, 2014

Today’s guest post is from Emily Wax, an RD from Brooklyn and the blogger behind Eating Chalk. Emily and I have actually gotten to meet in person! I love that she loves sardines like me. Having just gone through a pregnancy (ok, wow, it was actually almost two years ago!), I loved reading her post. […]

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Lettuce Stalk About Lettuce

May 23, 2014

Salad season is almost here! We have rows of baby greens sprouting up in our garden as I speak. I thought it was time for a post to celebrate all things green. Here’s an infographic I made with good uses, nutrition highlights, and how I love to eat my greens! Hope you love my leafy […]

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A Foodie Survey

May 22, 2014

This post is sponsored The survey is now closed for analyzing! A pro-natural foods company who wishes to remain anonymous (I don’t even know who the company is!) is doing a field research survey to understand what people (particularly moms) think is important when shopping for food. Knowing many of you are foodies, moms or […]

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Lazy Guy Dinners

May 14, 2014

This post isn’t for you, choir. It’s for those who are desperate to eat healthier and want to take some simple steps. I recently received a call from my brother-in-law, Andrew. He has amped up his weight training routine and wanted to know what I thought about the $50 tub of protein powder he just […]

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Guest RD: Healthy and Affordable Pantry Staples

May 13, 2014

Today’s post is from Kristine Duncan, MS, RD, CDE, who writes the blog Veg Girl RD. Kristine’s pantry staple recommendations will help you ensure you are always ready to cook something delicious! I can’t wait to make those baked garbanzos… My husband and I had a bit of a shock last year when he unexpectedly […]

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Day In The Life of Nutrition – II

May 8, 2014

Way back when Mazen was still a newborn I did a Day in the Life of Nutrition post. It was a fun way to do a self evaluation and see how I was doing as a new mom. This post is also a good reference for my thoughts on calories, weight loss and my needs […]

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