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Feb 16, 2021 Frozen Food Questions Answered

Originally Published: Mar 24, 2016 Frozen Food Questions Answered While fresh food is always best, frozen foods can be just as healthy and, honestly, easier to store and prepare for those with a busy lifestyle! Here are some common questions with answers from our Registered Dietitians: “Can I buy from the frozen food section in […]

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Feb 16, 2021 Savor Soup Month with these Hardy, Healthy Recipes

Originally Published: Jan 25, 2017 January is Soup Month!  In addition to being an easy, hot meal during cold winter months, there are also great health benefits from eating soup! Soup is an excellent way to load up on your veggies while also incorporating protein with lean meats and/or beans. It can also assist with weight loss […]

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Feb 16, 2021 Frozen Vegetables: How to Eat the Rainbow This Season

Originally Published: Jan 31, 2020 by Sarah Frazier, acac Timonium p.r.e.p. director  It’s no secret that getting enough fruits and vegetables is essential to a healthy diet, no matter what your wellness goals are! During the spring and summer there is an abundance of fresh produce in a variety of colors, shapes, and sizes that look and taste […]

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Feb 16, 2021 Grocery Shopping Essentials

Originally Published: Jan 02, 2019 Go grocery shopping with a plan! Three of the most common resolutions each year are to eat better, lose weight, and save money. The number one way to achieve all of these goals is to go grocery shopping with a plan. No more wandering the aisles and throwing in whatever looks good at […]

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Feb 16, 2021 Meal Prep 101

Originally Published: Feb 15, 2018 Your guide to kick-starting your meal prep journey. So you’ve decided to start meal prepping. What we do in the kitchen can be equally, if not more important, than our habits in the gym. Meal prep is a great way to make sure you’re supporting your hard work in the gym with […]

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Feb 8, 2021 Easy Energy Bites

Originally Published: Apr 08, 2016 A quick and easy snack to help energize you for any occasion with endless possibilities to customize to your taste. Makes: 50 bites Ingredients: 1 cup Quick Oats 1 cup natural peanut butter ½ cup honey ¼ cup coconut flakes ¼ cup ground flax seeds ¼ cup wheat germ ¼ cup […]

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Feb 5, 2021 Apple Peanut Butter Smoothie

Originally Published: Oct 19, 2020 From Apples and peanut butter are a classic pair! Try them blended together in this healthy smoothie recipe, approved by Registered Dietitian Margaret Moses. Ingredients1 cup unsweetened almond milk1 small apple, chopped2 tablespoons natural peanut butter2 teaspoons honey1 teaspoon vanilla extract1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon4-6 ice cubes DirectionsCombine almond milk, […]

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Feb 5, 2021 Stop Counting Calories

Originally Published: Feb 01, 2019 By:  Margaret Moses, Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist Did your New Year’s Resolution include losing weight?  Stop counting calories and focus on these tips instead: Linger over your meal People who eat slowly are 42% less likely to become overweight than those who ate quickly, according to a 2018 study in the BMJ Open journal. […]

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Feb 5, 2021 Spring Clean Your Diet

Originally Published: Jun 12, 2019 By:  Margaret Moses, MBA, RDN, ACE Certified Health Coach Springtime is winding down, but it’s never too late to spring clean your diet! Here are my tips to get your healthy eating habits in check this season. Focus on Fresh! Spring is in the air so it’s time to move on […]

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Feb 5, 2021 Eat Right, Swim Better

Originally Published: Sep 19, 2019 By:  Meghan Boyle, Dietetic Intern, West Chester University for Margaret Moses, MBA, RDN, ACE Certified Health Coach The average swimmer burns 500 calories during 1 hour of swimming, so it is important to fuel yourself properly before and after practice to get the best results! Here are some of the basic […]