Tag: hummus

Spotlight Recipes: Hanukkah Menu

by in Healthy Holidays, Healthy Recipes, December 7, 2009

Each year for Hanukkah I serve up an Israeli-inspired dinner followed by traditional Hanukkah desserts. This menu is a big hit with all our friends (and http://blog.healthyeats.com/wp-admin/post.php?action=edit&post=12333&message=1their kids).

Spotlight Recipe: Edamame Hummus

by in Healthy Recipes, November 21, 2009

Now that I’ve (finally) furnished my new apartment, I’ve started hosting get-togethers. This unique spin on hummus, which is traditionally made with chickpeas, is an easy snack that I can set out while we’re swapping stories. To be sure I’m covered for last-minute gatherings, I whip up a batch on the weekend and have itRead more

5 Snacks to Fight Off Hunger

by in Healthy Tips, October 6, 2009

Snacking is a must! It helps you get from one meal to the next — no headaches, drops in energy or stomach rumbling. The secret: choosing snacks that contain hunger-fighting ingredients. Here are five favorites.

5 Ingredients: The Easiest Veggie Sandwich

by in 5-Ingredient Recipes, No-Cook Choices, August 6, 2009

A pound of meat piled high on two slices of bread can be a bit much on a hot summer day (or any day really). Go light and cook less by prepping my veggie sandwich, which is filled with healthy nutrients and comes together in minutes.

Katie's Healthy Bites: Upgrading Fridge Staples

by in Grocery Shopping, July 26, 2009

Our intern, Karen, shared a photo of what’s inside her refrigerator. Hoping to help her and her roommate eat healthier despite their budget and busy schedules, I gave her some suggestions for upgrades.