Let’s be honest. Many of us have chosen snacks not based on their nutritional value, but instead for whether or not they will leave a greasy trail on our smart phone screens and/or if they are socially appropriate to eat in meetings.
Here are some of my recent favorite food-related quotes to help inspire thinking differently about food and cooking this year to help find you way to your happy place when it comes to planning, shopping, preparing, and eating.
Check out my blog today about how to make the 2015 Dietary Guidelines come to life: http://www.thedairyreport.com/bringing-the-new-dietary-guidelines-to-life-with-food-family-friends-and-fun/
All is not lost if you happen to miss one or more of these grocery shopping musts. Here are four of my favorite things to do when you find yourself at the grocery store without a list, and with no clue about what is on sale.
With the busy school year back in full swing, it can feel like there’s no time for anything! But the good news is, with a little planning, there is time to make balanced choices to get us through the day with the nutrient rich foods we need. We all want to help our families (and ourselves) stay healthy, eat well, and work towards instilling great habits that can last a lifetime. Eating meals together at home is a wonderful way to share stories about what happened during the day, but you can also stay connected through packing lunches and snacks for the school day and after school activities.
As another year ends and a new one begins, thoughts of resolutions or a “new year, new you” mentality are often on our minds. Make the most of the turn of the calendar by focusing on small steps you can take now that will help make 2016 a better year.