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Win This Whole Grain Cereal!

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012  |  Posted by Toby Amidor  /  Filed under Giveaway, Meal Ideas, Nutrition Basics  /  Comments: more
It’s important to re-fuel every morning with the right type of breakfast. One of my go-to breakfast options is whole grain cereal. It can become frustrating trying to find one without a ton of added sugar. Luckily, there are several healthy options on the market including Uncle Sam. Finding the Right Cereal Finding the right combo of healthy and delicious is possible. Look for a cereal with at least 3 grams…

Healthy Eating on the Slopes

Tuesday, February 21st, 2012  |  Posted by Toby Amidor  /  Filed under Kids, Meal Ideas, Tips  /  Comments: more
  My dad and I hitting the slopes   This past weekend, my family rented a small cottage in West Dover, Vermont and hit the slopes. With 10 people (including 2 of my kids), dining out can get expensive and long waits during a holiday weekend is not my style. We did go out for one family meal which turned out to be a festival of fried food and heavy butter sauces. Instead of indulging in high calorie cuisine the entire…

Skip Breakfast? Never!

Thursday, July 14th, 2011  |  Posted by Toby Amidor  /  Filed under Ask Toby, Meal Ideas, Weight Loss  /  Comments: 1
Question: Is it okay to skip breakfast? If I do skip breakfast, will I have more calories to eat for the rest of the day?  Answer: No. You should try your best not to skip breakfast. It’s true that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Skipping breakfast and eating the calories you missed later in the day is not beneficial to your body. Why It’s Important
Consider this scenario:
  • 8 PM: Finish eating dinner

Quick and Easy Breakfast Ideas

Monday, July 19th, 2010  |  Posted by jpdstudio  /  Filed under Ask Toby, Meal Ideas  /  Comments: more
Question: I am a Mom of 2 children ages 5 and 7.  Mornings are busy in our house, as I am getting my children off to school or camp. Can you please provide me with some healthy and easy to prepare (or grab) breakfast choices for myself?  I do not have the time to cook everyday. Answer: Studies show that breakfast is the most important meal of the day (yes, even for mom). There are quick and easy options available and with a little

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