Author Archives: dietitiandrive

Superfood Salad… Quinoa Salad with Corn & Edamame

My last few post have been about the power of Superfoods and importance of getting the right balance of protein with my 40-30s Rule. When we think protein we often think meat, poultry and fish. However plant based proteins are not just … Continue reading

Posted in Dinner, Lunch, Meatless Mondays!, Quick & Healthy, Vegan | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

What to make of this call for following a Low-Carb Diet?

“What the heck am I suppose to eat? I watched Forks Over Knives and thought being a vegan would be the cure for all my alignments and weight problems. Then at my gym I saw my workout buddy lose 30 pounds fallowing Paleo … Continue reading

Posted in Inspiration, Self Care, Weight Loss | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

What’s all this buzz about Superfoods?

Is Superfoods just another fad that has a lot of media hype around it? I actually don’t think so! I know my opinion may not be popular with some dietitians, who think this is just another marketing ploy. But any … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

100 Foot Journey… Create Food Memories!

What was the first thing you remember eating? What’s the first thing your remember cooking? When we talk about favorite, comfort foods the conversations almost always turns to foods from our childhood. Those yummy dishes that our mom’s and grandmothers, … Continue reading

Posted in Quick & Healthy, Soup | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

“Nature’s candy in my hand or can or a pie”… PEACHES!! Quick & Healthy Grilled Peach Salad

Think all the way back to 1995… what was your favorite song? As 7th grader my music taste was impeccable and a great alternative rock band named The President’s of the United States of America, released a song entitled PEACHES! … Continue reading

Posted in Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, Quick & Healthy, Uncategorized, Vegan | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Spring into Spring Salad… Quick & Healthy!

Finally you can sense spring is in the air, and if you lived in the Northeast it is has been a long time coming! Spring is all about renewal and for many of us the winter might have put us … Continue reading

Posted in Lunch, Meatless Mondays!, Planning, Quick & Healthy, Self Care, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Herbs & Spice Make Everything Taste Nice!

This past weekend I attended my Tufts Friedman School of Nutrition Alumni reunion. It has been 8 years since completing my Masters and Dietetic internship. I cannot say enough about the opportunities Tufts has provided me over the years, from networking, … Continue reading

Posted in Quick & Healthy, Vegan | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments