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Join Me At FNCE: Culinary Demo

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013  |  Posted by Toby Amidor  /  Filed under Hot Topics  /  Comments: 0
This year the annual Food & Nutrition Conference and Expo is taking place in Houston, Texas. This year I am thrilled to be doing another cooking demo on behalf of the National Dairy Council. I will be demonstrating lactose-friendly recipes together with Chef Chris Shepherd, owner of the Underbelly Restaurant. Demo Info Date: Monday October 21, 2013 Time: 9:30-10:30 AM Location: George R Brown Convention Center/…

Spring Cleaning for Your Body

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013  |  Posted by Toby Amidor  /  Filed under Food Facts, Healthy Eating, Hot Topics  /  Comments: 1
By Stephanie Perruzza, MS, RD, Contributing Blogger Spring is in the air, and boy have I been busy!  Among other things, my spring-cleaning checklist includes: de-cluttering my closet (tougher than it sounds), my kitchen, my pantry, my desk, but most importantly my body.  Yes, that’s right! Your body certainly deserves to be healthy and happy, so why not spend a little time this season focusing on what you put in…

Diet Craze-y

Monday, January 28th, 2013  |  Posted by Toby Amidor  /  Filed under Hot Topics, In the News, Weight Loss  /  Comments: more
Turn on the TV this time of year and you’ll likely be inundated with the latest “secret weapon” to successful weight loss. While it’s easy to get caught up in all the hype, it’s important to do a background check on a program or pill before spending your money. Current Crazes
While there are hundreds of plans out there promising instant results, here are some of the most popular we’ve been spotting:

#FoodieChats Live Tweet Up

Monday, January 21st, 2013  |  Posted by Toby Amidor  /  Filed under Hot Topics  /  Comments: 1
Me and Toby By Melissa O’Shea, MS RD Contributing Blogger This week Toby and I had the honor of attending a live twitter event through invitation only from our twitter pal and social media guru, Steve Green. The event took place at The Lamb’s Club in NYC (with executive Chef Geoffrey Zakarian), in conjunction with the kick off to New York City’s Restaurant Week and to celebrate Norwegian Cruise line’s newest ship,…

A Look Back At 2012

Wednesday, December 26th, 2012  |  Posted by Toby Amidor  /  Filed under Hot Topics, Kids, Meal Ideas, Recipes  /  Comments: more
  From the hottest trends to delicious recipes to educating my kids about food, this has been a very exciting year! I’m lucky enough to be able to write about all these topics through various outlets including Healthy Eats Blog, Sears and my own blog. Here’s a look back some of my favorites.
Hot Topics
Controversial food and nutrition topics come and go each year. In 2012 many folks…