Tag: oatmeal

Weekly Bits: Loving Fruits & Grains

by in Reader Tips & Comments, March 13, 2010

With our latest reader tips and comments, you share ideas for the the bulk bins, how to spice up your morning cereal and a sweet way to get more from your citrus. Plus, check out new ideas for eating your greens.

Spotlight Recipe: Whole-Grain Breakfast Porridge

by in Healthy Recipes, December 29, 2009

Even my strong sweet tooth needs a break after a month of holiday treats. This soul-warming recipe from Food Network Magazine has a touch of brown sugar (swap for honey if you prefer), but most of the flavor comes from the cinnamon and dried fruit. Plus, all the whole-grain fiber keeps me from grazing onRead more

Spotlight Recipes: Turkey Day Breakfast

by in Healthy Recipes, Thanksgiving, November 25, 2009

A smart eater has a healthy breakfast on the morning of the big feast. Skipping it will just leave you overly hungry and primed to overeat (even more) come dinnertime. Here are some lightweight breakfast choices that will tide you over.

Spotlight Recipes: More Quick & Easy Breakfasts

by in Healthy Recipes, September 28, 2009

Forgo the sugary, fruit-filled pastry (you’ll only crash in an hour) and go for some fiber-rich carbs, fresh fruit, lean protein or veggies for breakfast. If you often find yourself starving by lunch, up the amount of fiber in breakfast; this will help keep you full.

Katie's Healthy Bites: 4 Get-You-Going Breakfasts

by in Healthy Recipes, September 27, 2009

Your breakfast doesn’t have to be elaborate — just make sure it packs a powerful punch. Check out four of my favorite breakfast recipes for the busy workweek.

Video: Dana Talks Brain Food on GMA Health

by in Uncategorized, September 16, 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. Let us know what you think!

6 Foods to Fuel Your Brain

by in Back to School, Healthy Tips, August 18, 2009

Instead of overdosing on coffee or jittery energy drinks, here are some fresh foods that can help keep your mind focused — especially into any of those late-night study sessions.

Spotlight Recipe: Oatmeal Peanut Butter Energy Bars

by in Healthy Recipes, April 4, 2009

We had a couple posts this week on the snack and energy bars you can buy at the market lately. Continuing on the theme, I wanted to give props to Dana for this homemade recipe. Made with oatmeal, peanut butter, brown rice cereal and dried fruits, these bars are versatile — mix it up with your favorite fruits or nut butter variations.