Recipe of the Week: Kale and Sweet Potato Pasta

Kale is one of the most nutritious veggies out there and sweet potatoes are rich in vitamin C, beta carotene, and dietary fiber. When added to healthy whole wheat pasta, this is one meal you won’t want to miss! Recipe Nutritional Information: Servings: 4 Estimated...

Recipe of the Week: Moroccan Chicken Pitas

Try a taste of North Africa with this subtly spiced dish, sure to become a family favorite. Recipe Nutritional Information: Servings: 4 Estimated Total Preparation Time: 25 minutes Calories per Serving: 548 Recipe Ingredients: 1 tsp chili powder 1 tbsp ground cumin 1...

Brown Bag It: Packing a Healthy Lunch

To commemorate the start of the school year, we thought we'd discuss the most important aspect- lunch. When it comes to lunch, brown bagging brings major benefits. The extra five to 10 minutes it takes to throw together a lunch is like scoring a major bargain at your...

Recipe of the Week: Curry Chicken Salad

This Indian-influenced chicken salad – made with low-fat yogurt instead of mayo – makes a tasty treat for tonight’s dinner. Recipe Nutritional Information: Servings: 4 Estimated Total Preparation Time: 45 minutes Calories per Serving: 491 Recipe Ingredients: 1 lb...

Recipe of the Week: Jerk Shrimp and Pineapple Salsa

If you’re in a grilling mood, enjoy these tropical flavors of shrimp and pineapple with a little spice to liven things up. Recipe Nutritional Information: Servings: 4 Estimated Total Preparation Time: 20 minutes Calories per Serving: 513 Recipe Ingredients: 1 ½ lbs...

Water for Weight Loss

You can feel the heat. In many areas temperatures are surpassing the 90s, making it all the more important to always have your water bottle in tow. You need H2O to function—after all, it makes up 40 to 70 percent of our bodies. But water can help with weight loss...

Recipe of the Week: Summer Corn Chowder

Take advantage of fresh seasonal corn by serving this flavorful chowder. A simple side salad adds an extra dose of veggies. Recipe Nutritional Information: Servings: 3 Estimated Total Preparation Time: 1 hour, 20 minutes Calories per Serving: 520 Recipe Ingredients: 6...

Healthier Summer Snacking

Summer means being on-the-go, enjoying the hot weather, and—likely—a less-than-predictable schedule. Planning ahead and incorporating healthy snacks are great ways to make sure you stay on track with maintaining your weight loss when life is busy. Here are some fast,...

Surviving The Neighborhood Picnic

Two things that go hand-in-hand? Picnics and (usually not-so-healthy) food. This summer, you’re likely fielding invites from pals on your street to get together for potlucks and picnics. Here are some tips to make those events fun without getting off track: Bring a...