Items Tagged ‘Fit & Flavorful’

March 21, 2019

Kale and Mushroom Rice Bowl

By tjorgenson 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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February 21, 2019

Multi Grain Oatmeal

By The DAHLC The DAHLC

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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January 24, 2019

Mmm… Chocolate – It’s Good For My Health?

By The DAHLC The DAHLC

Mmm… Chocolate. We all enjoy eating treats and not feeling guilty about it, right? Well, did you know that small amounts of dark chocolate (1-2 squares) may be good for your heart, increase your mood, decrease your blood pressure and help you live longer? Cacao beans or the powder made from them are an ancient […]

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November 13, 2018

Cranberries  – good for you and for making silly faces

By The DAHLC The DAHLC

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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October 29, 2018

Cranberry Jalapeno Jam

By tjorgenson 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

Nutrition – Sweet Potatoes

By The DAHLC The DAHLC

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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September 25, 2018

5 Reasons Why You’re Always Hungry (And How To Fix It)

By tjorgenson tjorgenson

It’s been a mere hour and 32 minutes since your last meal, and you’re spending more time thinking about what you’re going to eat next than you are finishing up that project due by the end of the day. You feel like you’re eating enough, but no matter what you put in your body, you […]

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Tags: Eat Well, Fit & Flavorful, health, Healthy Eating, Move, Nutrition, wellness


September 11, 2018

Making the Grade: A+ Lunches & Apples!

By The DAHLC The DAHLC

The fall season brings the start of a new school year, and welcomes in “new” produce, notably apples! For an A+ grade this season in healthy eating, make gradual changes with your dietary choices. Lunch is a great meal to start with and by packing your lunch, it can help you plan for better options […]

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Tags: apple, apples, Blog, Eat Well, fall, Fit & Flavorful, health and wellness coach staff, Healthy Eating, Nutrition, Nutrition Tip, wellness


March 26, 2018

Baked Chicken with Orange and Oregano

By Ashlie Smith Ashlie Smith

Baked Chicken with Orange and Oregano Calories: 213 | Protein: 29.7g | Carbohydrates: 10.6g | Total Fat: 4g Yield: 4 servings Ingredients 1 Whole Chicken 3 Whole Oranges, Juiced 2 cloves garlic 2 tsp fresh oregano 2 oz red wine, Pinot Noir or similar. Freshly ground black pepper to taste. Preparation Rinse chicken with cold […]

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March 1, 2018

Tomato Apple Jam Recipe

By The DAHLC The DAHLC

Sweet and thick with just the right amount of kick, this spread is your jam, literally! This spread tastes great on chicken, steak or fish, dolloped on a fried egg, or simply spread on your favorite toast.

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Tags: Blog, Eat Well, Fit & Flavorful, Food, health, healthy, Healthy Eating, jam, Nutrition, Recipe, Recipes, Tomato