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How I Survived the Meal Prep Challenge

Monday, May 1st, 2017  |  Posted by Toby Amidor  /  Filed under Tips  /  Comments: 1
By Toby Amidor, MS, RD I have partnered with Dannon® Light & Fit® to help promote Light & Fit Greek Nonfat Yogurt. I have been compensated for my time commitment. However, my opinions are my own and I have not been paid to publish positive comments. One way that I make healthy eating easier is by planning and preparing my meals in advance. Typically, I make a shopping list on Saturday, do the shopping on Sunday…

5 Foods To Beat Bloating

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017  |  Posted by Toby Amidor  /  Filed under Healthy Eating, Nutrition & Health, Tips  /  Comments: 1
By Melissa O’Shea, MS, RD, Contributing Blogger Some gas and bloating is normal – in fact 16-30% of people report bloating regularly. But if it’s getting to the point where your clothes don’t fit comfortably and it interferes with your everyday life, you may want to investigate the cause. While the culprit is different for everyone, food intolerances, eating large meals, eating too quickly, and carbonated…

9 of the Best Spring Weight-Loss Tips

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017  |  Posted by Toby Amidor  /  Filed under Tips  /  Comments: 0

By Toby Amidor, MS, RD, CDN. Originally published by US News & World Report
With the warm weather setting in, many folks are starting to acknowledge the few (or more) pounds they put on during those winter months. Second to New Year’s Day, spring is the time when many people make a commitment to lose weight. I asked top nutrition experts from around the country to give their top weight-loss tips to help folks get…

3 Citrus Hacks That Add Flavor, Not Calories

Monday, April 3rd, 2017  |  Posted by Toby Amidor  /  Filed under Healthy Eating, Recipes, Tips  /  Comments: more
By Toby Amidor, MS, RD This post was sponsored by the Sunkist. Photos courtesy of Sunkist. All thoughts are my own. Did you know that citrus fruit are in season all year long? Luckily, many of these unheard of varieties (hello, pomelo!) are now available at your local grocery stores. Not sure which varieties to look for? This fabulous seasonality chart is a great resource to keep on hand. Filling your shopping cart with…

Are You Losing Out With A Liquid Lunch?

Thursday, March 30th, 2017  |  Posted by Toby Amidor  /  Filed under Healthy Eating, Hot Topics, Tips  /  Comments: 1
By Taylor D’Anna, RD, Contributing Blogger Step into any home-goods store and you will see displays for NutriBullets and Vitamix’s advertising the benefits of juicing. The idea seems perfect! Throw copious amounts of super foods into the blender and get a day’s worth of nutrients in your 10 ounce tumbler.  With claims to break down foods to their most absorbable state, help you power through your…

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