Wellness Wednesday #8: Wise Grilling

Good Morning! I read this little tip sheet on http://www.eatright.org about the rules of separation for grilling and thought I would share it because it’s simple but has great information. With the summer approaching in the near future and consistently warm weather, grilled foods become a staple in many households including mine! During the very…

Simple Baked Caesar Chicken

Hello! I stumbled across this incredibly easy recipe for Caesar chicken on Pinterest. I was in search for something new that wouldn’t require me to buy a lot of different ingredients, if any at all. When I saw the recipe I was ecstatic because I already had Caesar dressing and chicken thighs. I washed the…

Wellness Wednesday #5: What food is your state known for?

Hello All! Happy Wednesday! I stumbled upon this resource on Choosemyplate.gov called MyPlate, MyState. MyPlate, MyState provides information on what foods, flavors, and recipes your state or territory is known for. When you type in the website it is going to show you a map of the United States. You then can click on the…

Building A Healthy Meal

Hello! Today’s blog will be about building healthy meals. I saw this handout on choosemyplate.gov and thought that it was a great tool that everyone can use to make their meals a little healthier. The handout includes 10 helpful steps to successfully building a healthy meal. Link to Choosemyplate.gov handout. Tip #1: Make half your plate…