Tag: holidays

Win This Champagne Tote!

by in Giveaway, November 27, 2013

Bring a pre-chilled bottle of bubbly to your next get-together with this insulated tote. Made of neoprene, the BUILT NY tote insulates one 750ml–1L bottle for up to four hours and has a zipper closure and handle for easy carrying. You can buy your own BUILT NY Champagne Tote or enter in the comments forRead more

22 Healthy Rosh Hashanah Recipes

by in Healthy Holidays, September 3, 2013

Celebrate the Jewish New Year with these delicious recipes. Each recipe is not only healthy, but is also suitable for a kosher-style meat-based meal. And don’t forget to pick up local apples and honey from your farmers market for a sweet start to the New Year.

Navigating the Stress of Holiday Eating

by in Healthy Holidays, December 21, 2012

Are you eating because you’re hungry or because you’re stressed out? Learn the difference and get tips for avoiding holiday stress eating.

8 Tricks for Lightening Up Holiday Foods

by in Healthy Holidays, Healthy Tips, December 13, 2012

We heart holiday food, but holiday food doesn’t always love our waistlines. Use these simple tricks to lighten up your favorites.

Order This, Not That: Mall Foods

by in Dining Out, November 26, 2011

‘Tis the season for holiday shopping but don’t let a hectic trip to the mall lead to a Santa-like physique. Use our tips for more figure-friendly shopping snacks. Order: Fresh and Light When it comes to tackling the food court, most malls offer the usual suspects of the fast food world. Use our guides makeRead more

Weekly Bits: Treats For You & Yours

by in Reader Tips & Comments, December 19, 2009

Today is the last day of Hannukah, and Christmas is just a few days away! If you’re caught up in the holiday bustle, this week’s list of reader comments is here to help with suggestions on parties, cookies and homemade gifts. And when you’re ready for a minute to yourself, indulge in a favorite comfortRead more

Weekly Bits: Nutty For Peanut Butter

by in Reader Tips & Comments, December 12, 2009

Peanut butter, it seems, is personal. After we tried a few brands in our taste test, we were flooded with suggestions of jars to try. One of our readers even had a great way to use peanut butter in a favorite dip. On the holiday front, if you’re still stuck on gifts to get your foodie friend, look no further than this week’s list of reader comments.

Healthy Eats Gift Guide: What to Make & Share

by in Healthy Holidays, December 8, 2009

‘Tis the season for gift giving. Instead of swapping piles of high calorie foods (there are enough of those to go around already) check out our fresh and fun gift ideas.

Weekly Bits: It’s the Holiday Season

by in Healthy Holidays, Reader Tips & Comments, November 28, 2009

Thanksgiving is over, but the holidays continue for several more weeks! On this week’s menu of reader comments: turkey stuffing, potato swaps and mindful eating tips for your next celebration.

How To NOT Overdo It at Thanksgiving

by in Healthy Holidays, Healthy Tips, Thanksgiving, November 24, 2009

The key to a guilt-free holiday meal is finding balance without feeling deprived. Use these tips to help you throughout the holidays, not matter where you’ll be celebrating.