Avocado Lime Salmon

Did you know that eating two 4-ounce servings of seafood per week may reduce the risk of heart disease?  Studies suggest that this may be due to the presence of omega-3 fatty acids. Most people don’t get that much seafood in a month! Try this avocado lime salmon for some tasty and healthy proteins and …

Pumpkin Pie Pancakes

Fall is here, and so is that classic pumpkin spice! Have a cozy morning with these Pumpkin Pie Pancakes. Serve with yogurt, fruit, and pumpkin seeds to make it a balanced meal. Ingredients: 1/2 cup pumpkin puree 1 1/3 cup all-purpose flour 2 tsp pumpkin spice 2 Tbsp pure maple syrup 1/2 tsp salt 2 …

Broccoli and Tofu Sesame Noodles

Back-to-school meals have never been more delicious than these Broccoli and Tofu Sesame Noodles! Something delicious your kids will love, or an easy meal to prep for a busy college semester. This meal meets the starch, protein, fats, and veggie food groups. Mix it up by swapping the noodles for rice, tofu for chicken, or …

Dietitians’ Favorite Kitchen Essentials

With fall arriving and daily schedules settling back into steady routines, it’s time to do the post-summer cleanup. Closing down the pool, putting away outdoor furniture pieces, and pulling out fall gear are just some pieces of the madness, because you can’t forget about cleaning up the kitchen, too! Here are some of our favorite …

Butternut Squash Mac & Trees

Fall is here! Crisp air, earlier sunsets, pumpkin patches, apple picking, and golden leaves. If you’re looking for a hearty, healthy recipe that embodies this fall essence, this is a must try. Plus, it’s a great way to load up your kiddo’s plate with veggies! Ingredients: 1 butternut squash, deseeded 1 1/3 cups low-fat milk 2 …

Mexican Grilled Corn

The end of the summer season sees bountiful produce. Whether you have homegrown produce from your garden or you’re buying from local sources, there are endless varieties of fresh fruits and veggies in season this time of year. A yearly favorite for many is summer corn. If you’re looking to try something new with your …

Baked Honey Lime Chicken Kabobs

Looking for a fun way to include more veggies this summer? Try making these honey lime chicken kabobs! Perfect for getting in veggies, protein, healthy fats, and even fruit in, these are fun for kids, parties, and for grilling. Add or swap out veggies or proteins to create different variations. Ingredients 3 Tbsp honey 3 …

Caprese Salad

Time and time again, you may hear people say, “there’s nothing like a summer tomato”. Fresh, juicy, and full of flavor, the late summer months are prime time for tomatoes, and nothing can quite compare. Whether you’re picking some up from a farmer’s market or growing your own in the garden, set a few aside …

Simple Kimchi Fried Rice

Did you know that fermented foods are good food sources to build up your microbiome? Having healthy gut bacteria is not just good for your body, but for your mental health, too! Whether you like having yogurt, kefir, kombucha, sauerkraut, or other fermented foods, these all can boost your healthy gut bacteria. If you’re looking …