Easy & Customizable energy bars: save money and boost nutrition!

These are so delicious it’s hard to believe they are good for you. If you are like my family and spend too much money on packaged energy bars such as Kind, Cliff, Luna, or Lara, you may want to try to whip up your own. I know what you’re thinking—won’t this take hours and dirty […]

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Quinoa: It’s what’s for breakfast, lunch, AND dinner!

Quinoa (pronounced KEEN-WAH) is everywhere you look these days, and for good reason! It’s been so popular over the last few years that 2013 was deemed ‘The International Year of Quinoa.’ Understandably so! The nutrient profile is pretty impressive, and the health benefits are evident. So what’s all the hype? Quinoa is an ancient grain […]

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Cuckoo for Coconut!

Today’s article is by Melanie Beers, a dietetic intern from the University of Delaware Distance Internship program. It seems that new coconut products are all over store shelves these days.  It has been heavily debated whether coconut products are a healthy or unhealthy addition to the diet.  Let’s take a look at the facts…

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Breakfast Smoothie Recipe

Breakfast Smoothie Recipe

You probably know that breakfast really is the most important meal of the day. Eating breakfast is a habit of people who maintain a healthy weight, plus eating breakfast helps to give you energy and focus all day long and keeps your metabolism running. But who has time to fix an elaborate breakfast every day? […]

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