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…

Eat Your Colors #2

Hello Again! This Wednesday brings two blogs! Happy Hump day! One of my lovely co workers made an amazing salsa that was perfect for this week’s theme so I really wanted to share it with all of you. It is a Cucumber salsa made with a variety of colors. It looks absolutely delicious and the…

Wellness Wednesday #1: Iron Enhancement

Hello All, I hope everyone is having a great start to their day (hump day!). I am jumping on the bandwagon and starting Wellness Wednesdays so each week I will post something health related. To start off the first one I will be talking about ways to enhance iron absorption within your diet. Many girls…

Lunch Of The Day (2/6/16)

Happy Saturday Everyone! Today for lunch I made this delicious nutrient-packed bowl! I sauteed carrots, broccoli, onion, watercress, snap peas, cauliflower, and corn in olive oil for about 20mins. I then poured it onto a bed of rice and added a little bit of soy sauce and duck sauce to it and dove into it….