Have you heard? Berries are super good for you! But why? Not only are they sweet and delicious but berries are packed with vitamins and nutrients that are good for your health. They are loaded with antioxidants which help to protect your cells, help protect against cancer, and may reduce the risk of disease including … Continue reading Berries for the Win!
There has been a lot of talk recently about adding collagen to your diet. But maybe all you know about collagen is that it’s been used as a filler, popular for plumping your lips. Now you might be thinking: Should I be taking collagen supplements? What will collagen do for my body? Will I even … Continue reading Eating to Boost Collagen
Happy October! And Happy Best Season Ever (aka Autumn for those of you who missed the memo)! The season of changing leaves, cooler, sweater weather, pumpkin carving, hayrides, and, of course, Pumpkin Spice Lattes. You do not have to be a fan of PSLs to enjoy the beauty of the season. However, you should get … Continue reading Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice!
So it's been a long while since I have posted to the blog. I graduated from my internship in June and have been enjoying my summer while also studying my butt off for my RD exam which is scheduled for September 25--yikes! But the purpose of this post is not to update you on my … Continue reading Nutrition Worldwide
Happy National Nutrition Month®! The theme this year is all about reducing food waste. This is an issue I am very passionate about. While a graduate student at Framingham State University, I founded the FSU's chapter of the Food Recovery Network. I loved working with this organization and a full on believe in the cause. … Continue reading Happy National Nutrition Month®!
If you pay attention to your health or if you keep up with anything nutrition related, you have probably heard of Omega-3 and Omega-6 Fatty Acids. But have you heard of Omega 9s? Omega-3s Omega-3s are essential fatty acids, meaning, your body cannot make them. Since your body does not make Omega-3 fatty acids, you … Continue reading Omega What?
February is Heart Health Month! It's a good time to take a look at your daily diet and see if you need to make any changes! It's also a great time to get into a solid exercise routine if you have not already. Interested in learning about Mediterranean or DASH diets? Click below... Mediterranean diet … Continue reading Happy Heart Health Month!