Nutrition

3 Ways to Have a Joy-Filled Season!

December 5th, 2017

3 Ways to Have a Joy-Filled Season!

By Margaret - Dietitian gallmargaret

The holiday season is in full swing, and now I await the arrival of the “white stuff”!  December and snow go together like a PB&J sandwich or a bowl of mac ‘n’ cheese!   All the “white stuff” means it’s time for skiing.  The family ski outings are a joyful time for me.  A time to […]

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Tags: Holiday, joy, Nutrition, skiing


Eggnog Recipe

November 28th, 2017

Eggnog Recipe

By The DAHLC dahlcsocialmedia

Eggnog Calories: 167 | Protein: 10.8g | Carbohydrates: 22.5g | Total Fat: 2.5g Yield: 4 servings (1 cup) Ingredients: 4 cups 1% milk, or soy milk 1⁄2 cup egg beaters or 2 whole eggs 1⁄2 tsp. cinnamon 1⁄2 tsp. nutmeg 2 T. real vanilla 2 T. honey Preparation Heat milk in a saucepan to near […]

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Tags: eggnog, Holiday, Recipe


October 31st, 2017

Holiday Balancing Act

By The DAHLC dahlcsocialmedia

During the holidays it can seem challenging to stay on track with living well. Consider these 6 tips to balance the season. Include all the food groups: Add fruit to the dessert or appetizer table. Top a green veggie salad with beans or unsalted nuts. Use whole wheat crackers on the cheese plate.  Substitute milk […]

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Tags: balance, holidays, Nutrition


Braised Root Vegetables

October 31st, 2017

Braised Root Vegetables

By The DAHLC dahlcsocialmedia

Calories: 157 | Protein: 3.3g | Carbohydrates: 31.4g | Total Fat: 0.9g Yield: 8 servings – 1 cup serving size Ingredients: 1 pound large rutabagas, diced 1 pound large sweet potatoes, diced 1⁄2 cup small yellow onion, diced 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 T. black pepper 1 tsp. canola oil 1 pound large carrots, diced […]

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Tags: Cooking, Nutrition, Recipe, vegetables


October 30th, 2017

All About Cranberries!

By Kate- Dietitian zeratskykatherine

Cranberries  – good for you and for making silly faces! Cranberries are in season! These small, round, bright red berries are bursting with… sour.  Yes, sour.  Let’s have more fun with the taste description and call it “wrinkle-your-nose tartness”.  Most commonly found in a sauce, dried, or as juice, cranberries’ sour taste is balanced with […]

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Tags: cranberries, Food, Nutrition


September 20th, 2017

7 Ways to Better Your Nutrition with Apples!

By Margaret - Dietitian gallmargaret

Autumn ushers in cooler weather for the beloved football fans and seasonal produce for cooking heartier meals – a welcoming change from summer BBQs and picnics. Various squashes, root vegetables, and apples are just a few staples to keep on hand for revving up your nutrition this fall season. Let’s focus on the ever popular […]

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Tags: apples, dietitians, Eat Well, fall


Hurricane Punch

June 27th, 2017

Hurricane Punch

By The DAHLC dahlcsocialmedia

Summertime calls for a refreshing drink like this one! Calories: 72 | Protein: 0.8g | Carbohydrates: 18.3g | Total Fat: 0.2g | Yield: 6 servings | Serving Size: 4oz Ingredients 1 1⁄2 cup pineapple, chopped 2 cups citrus fruits, peeled (orange, Clementine, etc.) Juice of 1 Lemon 8 oz. cranberry juice 1 cup ice + extra for serving […]

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Tags: drink, hurricane punch, Recipe


February 26th, 2017

7 Quick Nutrition Tips

By The DAHLC dahlcsocialmedia

Do you find yourself having the best intentions with healthy meal planning and cooking, but then realize time is not on your side? You have a busy schedule, yet you desire to keep your family and yourself healthy each day by providing nutritious food and a balanced diet. Being that it’s National Nutrition Month, we […]

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Tags: Healthy Eating, meal ideas, national nutrition month, Nutrition, nutrition tips, quick tips


Holiday Quinoa Stuffing

November 11th, 2016

Holiday Quinoa Stuffing

By The DAHLC dahlcsocialmedia

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Tags: Eat Well, holidays, Nutrition, Quinoa, Recipe, Recipes, Stuffing


Roasted Holiday Turkey

November 11th, 2016

Roasted Holiday Turkey

By The DAHLC dahlcsocialmedia

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Tags: Eat Well, holidays, Nutrition, Recipe, Recipes, Roasted, Turkey