Items Tagged ‘Eat Well’

July 24, 2019 · Leave a Comment

Penne Tossed with Cherry Tomatoes, Asparagus, and Goat Cheese

By The DAHLC The DAHLC (@dahlcsocialmedia)

Calories: 396 | Protein: 17g | Carbs: 64g | Total Fat: 8g | Fiber: 10g | Sodium: 142mg | Yield: 2 | Serving Size: about 2.5 cups Ingredients ●     1/3 pound whole-wheat penne pasta ●     1/2 cup chopped asparagus, 1-inch pieces ●     1 tablespoon water ●     1/2 cup halved cherry tomatoes ●     1/4 cup chopped fresh basil, plus whole leaves for garnish ●     1 tablespoon minced garlic ●     1/8 teaspoon freshly […]

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Tags: Eat Well, Nutrition, Penne, vegetables, veggies


April 26, 2019 · Leave a Comment

Superfood of the month: Avocado

By Tom Jorgenson Tom Jorgenson (@tjorgenson)

The superfood for May is avocados! Avocados seem to be growing in popularity in the food and nutrition world. Do wonder what all the excitement is about? Avocados contain 20 vitamins, minerals, fiber, and phytonutrients making them nutrient dense. This superfood is a high fat food with over half of its fat content coming from […]

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Tags: Avocado, Dietitian, Eat Well, Food, Nutrition


April 25, 2019 · Leave a Comment

Black Bean and Avocado Enchilada

By Kate- Dietitian Kate- Dietitian (@zeratskykatherine)

Calories: 250 | Protein: 6.5g | Carbs: 30g | Total Fat: 12.5g | Fiber: 9g | Sodium: 255mg Yield: 6 | Serving Size: 2 tortilla wraps Ingredients 2 tbsp. canola oil 1 yellow onion, diced 2 Garlic Cloves, Minced ¼ tsp Oregano ½ tsp ground cumin ½ tsp chili powder ¼ tsp ground black pepper 1-1/2 […]

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March 21, 2019 · Leave a Comment

Kale and Mushroom Rice Bowl

By Tom Jorgenson Tom Jorgenson (@tjorgenson)

Did you now that kale and cabbage share the same “family”? Kale has been around for a long time, being popular in parts of Europe prior to debuting in the United States. There are various types of kale, with the curly dark green being a common type. Kale’s color, like other leafy greens, is an […]

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March 20, 2019 · Leave a Comment

Spring Greens Are Here!

By Tom Jorgenson Tom Jorgenson (@tjorgenson)

With spring upon us, you may be thinking about planting your garden or attending the farmers market for fresh produce. April’s produce of the month is leafy greens which are packed with nutrients like calcium, folate as well as Vitamins A, C and K. Think beyond kale and spinach and consider trying arugula, Swiss chard, […]

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Tags: Blog, Eat Well, Food, health, Nutrition, nutrition blog, Nutrition Tip


February 21, 2019 · Leave a Comment

Multi Grain Oatmeal

By The DAHLC The DAHLC (@dahlcsocialmedia)

Whole grains are part of a healthy eating pattern providing important nutrients including fiber, vitamins, and minerals. As part of a healthy diet, they may help prevent disease, aid in weight management, and improve bowel function. Although many individuals consume grains, often whole grains are not selected. The Dietary Guidelines for Americans recommends consuming at […]

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November 13, 2018 · Leave a Comment

Cranberries  – good for you and for making silly faces

By The DAHLC The DAHLC (@dahlcsocialmedia)

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 the sweetness of added sugar or other juices.  […]

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November 1, 2018 · Leave a Comment

Turkey Cranberry Meatballs Recipe

By The DAHLC The DAHLC (@dahlcsocialmedia)

Although these make the perfect Thanksgiving or Christmas side, why limit yourself to season? Sweet, tender and packed with flavor, these delicious Turkey Cranberry Meatballs are perfect any time of year!

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Tags: Blog, Eat Well, Fit & Flavorful, Food, Healthy Eating, Holiday, Main Entree, meat, Nutrition, Nutrition Tip, Recipe, Recipes


October 29, 2018 · Leave a Comment

Cranberry Jalapeno Jam

By Tom Jorgenson Tom Jorgenson (@tjorgenson)

Cranberries, like many berries, are a good source fiber and vitamin C, an anti-oxidant. Additionally, the phytonutrients in cranberries may be anti-inflammatory. All may prove beneficial for better circulation, a healthy heart, and in cancer prevention. Say no to the can, and try this jam! Calories: 26 | Protein: 0g | Carbs: 7g | Total Fat: […]

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October 4, 2018 · Leave a Comment

Nutrition – Sweet Potatoes

By The DAHLC The DAHLC (@dahlcsocialmedia)

If you’re like me you may have wondered: “What really is the difference between a sweet potato and a yam?” To clear up the confusion we need to go back to the early 1900’s when sweet potato growers needed a term to differentiate the orange fleshed sweet potato from white fleshed varieties. Thus, the term […]

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Tags: Eat Well, Fit & Flavorful, Healthy Eating, Nutrition, Nutrition Tip