by Toby Amidor in Healthy Recipes, Healthy Tips, March 15, 2011
by Toby Amidor in Healthy Recipes, February 19, 2011
- Ina Garten's Brussels Sprouts
When you eat the rainbow, you get a rainbow of nutrients, so each month, we’re offering up 10 ways to eat foods of a different color. With both St. Patty’s Day and spring just around the corner, what better color to focus on than green? March is also National Nutrition Month and this year the focus is eating a variety of colors, so be sure to check out some yummy orange and red-colored foods, too.
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by Dana Angelo White in 5-Ingredient Recipes, June 9, 2010
During the winter, in-season fresh fruits are limited in many parts of the country. Luckily, we can turn to dried fruit with all its nutritional goodness.
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by Toby Amidor in Healthy Recipes, Healthy Tips, April 14, 2010
- Dana's 5-Ingredient Broccoli Slaw
A picnic staple in the South, mayonnaise- and bacon-drenched broccoli salad can be overflowing with fat and calories. But you don’t have to banish it to cookout purgatory — this salad can be super-nutritious (and super-satisfying) when you focus on the basic ingredients.
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by Toby Amidor in Thanksgiving, November 2, 2009
- Spiced White Rice - Photo by Con Poulos/Food Network Magazine
We all have those days where we just can’t make it to the market. That’s where a freezer stocked with frozen veggies comes in handy. Here are our 5 favorites we keep at home — plus, some ways they can help jazz up a meal.
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by Kristine Brabson in Uncategorized, September 16, 2009
It wouldn’t be fall without cranberries. At only 46 calories a cup, fresh berries add guilt-free sweetness to mains, sides, desserts and more. Plus, they’re an excellent source of vitamin C and fiber. Of course, classic cranberry sauce is on our list, but you’ll be pleasantly surprised with our other healthy finds.
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by Dana Angelo White in Back to School, Healthy Tips, August 18, 2009
If you get the ABC News Now channel, you may have caught Dana on “Good Morning America – Health” earlier this week. She talked with host Tanya Rivero about fresh foods that boost your brain. If you missed it, check out the list and watch the short segment here.
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by Dana Angelo White in Uncategorized, August 13, 2009
Whether you’re heading back to classes or to work after a vacation, you might need a brain boost. Instead of overdosing on coffee or jittery energy drinks, here are some fresh foods to help keep your brain in top shape.
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by Janel Ovrut Funk in Uncategorized, August 8, 2009
Ever wondered what makes spinach green? Or egg yolks yellow? The answer: Lutein. This antioxidant doesn’t just add color to your favorite foods; lutein gives a boost to your body, too — inside and out.
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by Toby Amidor in Food News, July 17, 2009
The hot, sticky summer we know and love here in New England has finally come. I’ve tucked away my oven mitts and am giving my stove the rest of the season off. So how do I keep cool with my food? I slice up a coleslaw — a cabbage slaw, a broccoli slaw, you name. And guess what? No mayo!
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From this week’s headlines: Dole is producing new super veggies, top chefs share their healthy secrets and not many Americans are walking or biking to work these days (are you?).
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