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Giveaway: Win A Copy of Smart Meal Prep for Beginners & 52-Week Meal Planner

Monday, July 23rd, 2018  |  Posted by Toby Amidor  /  Filed under Book Reviews, Giveaway  /  Comments: 1
Last month I was thrilled to learn that my new cookbook Smart Meal Prep for Beginners was going to be released on 7/31. What’s better, I also found out that my fellow RD and childhood friend (I used to ride the bus with her sister!) is releasing her book 52-Week Meal Planner on the exact same date. Not only do I know the author Jessica Levinson from childhood, but the two books go hand-in-hand. Here is an inside look…

5 Things You Don’t Know About Prediabetes

Wednesday, June 13th, 2018  |  Posted by Toby Amidor  /  Filed under Book Reviews, Heart Health, Nutrition & Health, Tips  /  Comments: more
Diabetes runs in my family with several of my relatives being diagnosed with prediabetes. Interestingly, not many folks know too much about prediabetes, and that’s why I was thrilled that my friend, registered dietitian colleague, and diabetes expert Jill Weisenberger, MS, RD, CDE, FAND just released her new book Prediabetes: A Complete Guide: Your Lifestyle Reset to Stop Prediabetes and Other Chronic Illnesses

Cookbook Review and Giveaway: The Truly Healthy Vegetarian Cookbook

Monday, May 21st, 2018  |  Posted by Toby Amidor  /  Filed under Book Reviews, Giveaway, Recipes  /  Comments: more
  Looking to get a little more plants in your diet? The Truly Healthy Vegetarian Cookbook: Hearty Plant-Based Recipes for Every Type of Eater by Elizabeth Thomson has over 100 simple and easy vegetarian recipes to fit into any healthy eating plan. Here’s an inside look into this delicious cookbook, including two recipes. Plus, you can also enter to win your own copy in my giveaway below. About the Cookbook
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The Easy 5-Ingredient Healthy Cookbook is out TODAY!

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018  |  Posted by Toby Amidor  /  Filed under Book Reviews, Healthy Eating, Recipes  /  Comments: more
  I’m thrilled to announce the release of my latest cookbook The Easy 5-Ingredient Healthy Cookbook: Simple Recipes to Make Healthy Eating Delicious (Rockridge Press, 2018). Over the past few weeks, I have given my newsletter subscribers an inside look into some of my favorite recipes that you can give a try. Avocado Toast with Balsamic Glaze   GET THE RECIPE Miso-Garlic Pork Chops GET THE RECIPE Brussels…

Giveaway: My new cookbook The Easy 5-Ingredient Healthy Cookbook

Wednesday, March 14th, 2018  |  Posted by Toby Amidor  /  Filed under Book Reviews, Giveaway  /  Comments: more
I’m so thrilled to have my third cookbook  The Easy 5-Ingredient Healthy Cookbook: Simple Recipes To Make Healthy Eating Delicious released on April 3, 2018. This cookbook is all about quick, easy, simple ways to get healthy meals on your table. Right now you can only pre-order it on Amazon. Because March 13th is Registered Dietitian day, I wanted to do something extra special and giveaway an advanced copy of…

Q&A with Liz Shaw, Co-Author of Fertility Foods Cookbook

Wednesday, October 25th, 2017  |  Posted by Toby Amidor  /  Filed under Book Reviews  /  Comments: 1
By Toby Amidor, MS, RD You don’t often think about food when discussing infertility, but there is a connection.  Fellow registered dietitians Liz Shaw MS, RDN and Sara Haas, RDN co-authored a cookbook about foods that help optimize fertility. The Fertility Foods Cookbook: 100+ Recipes to Nourish Your Body. provides science-backed advice on which foods can help boost fertility, which foods to avoid, and other…

My New Cookbook: The Healthy Meal Prep Cookbook

Monday, July 24th, 2017  |  Posted by Toby Amidor  /  Filed under Book Reviews, Healthy Eating, Meal Ideas, Tips  /  Comments: more
I am thrilled to announce the release of my second cookbook The Healthy Meal Prep Cookbook: Easy and Wholesome Meals to Cook, Prep, Grab and Go by Rockridge Press on August 22, 2017. As you know, it’s easy to reach for frozen and microwavable meals when you’re short on time, but being too busy shouldn’t mean that you can’t have balanced and delicious meals. Learning how to meal prep properly…

[Book Review] Healthy Gut, Flat Stomach: The Fast and Easy Low-FODMAP Diet Plan

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017  |  Posted by Toby Amidor  /  Filed under Book Reviews  /  Comments: 1
  By Lexi Orlan, Contributing Blogger The low FODMAP diet is increasing in popularity as many folks with certain health conditions find relief from this new way of eating. However, the term FODMAP is still new to many. An acronym, FODMAP stands for Fermentable Oligosaccharides, Disaccharides Monosaccharides and Polyols. This complicated terms are types of carbohydrates, and the low FODMAP diet eliminates all foods…

App Review: Whole Body Reboot

Tuesday, August 9th, 2016  |  Posted by Toby Amidor  /  Filed under Book Reviews, Healthy Eating  /  Comments: 0

By Lexi Orlan, Contributing Blogger We all have a tough time making healthy decisions. Perhaps you can’t resist a cone of ice cream while taking the kids out or you need those boardwalk fried Oreos. But, don’t fret! Registered dietitian Manuel Villacorta, MS, RD, author of Whole Body Reboot, has a great new app that can help you keep your body in shape and shed those unwanted extra pounds. What Is Whole Body Reboot?

National Nutrition Month: 30 Days of Cookbooks & A Wedding Gift

Thursday, March 31st, 2016  |  Posted by Toby Amidor  /  Filed under Book Reviews  /  Comments: more
March is National Nutrition Month. For the past month I have been highlighting cookbooks and nutrition books that can be part of any healthy library. Each book author donated a copy of their book to my future sister-in-law and fellow registered dietitian Gena who is marrying my brother this weekend! If you missed any day of this month, here is a recap of the 30 books. A huge THANK YOU to all the talented authors who participated…

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