Category Archives: Fitness

Summer Caprese Bowl

Under 400 calories,   this summer caprese bowl with a peachy sauce is inspired by a dated but delicious food memory.This summer I did not budge from Wrightsville Beach, NC. It’s not as liesurely as it  sounds (or looks). Let … Continue reading

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‘Gold Medal’ Strawberry Kiwi Pie

Win over your guests with a dessert that adds color to your table, is light yet nutrient rich, and has a  sweet tropical taste. Disclosure : I received free samples of Zespri SunGold Kiwifruit mentioned in this post. By posting … Continue reading

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Mango Tango Summer Salad

Tropical grown mango pairs with local garden vegetables for a bright, delicious and nutritious salad. I usually  get inspiration from foodie magazines like Cooking Light and Donna Hay, food photos in blogs and social media and from other RDs/RDNs (especially members … Continue reading

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Rehydrate, Refresh, and Relax with the Power of Cranberry

Cranberry juice ice cubes are a refreshing way to add a cranberry twist to  plain water or other  beverages  and reap the benefits of this amazing fruit.  Disclosure: The Cranberry Institute has sent me research updates, cranberry tips, some seasonal … Continue reading

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Fluid Requirements: One Size Does Not Fit All

It’s HOT outside and not drinking enough water will nix  your energy levels.  Believe it or not, losing as little as 1% of your body weight as water will slow you down.  Proper hydration optimizes your body’s ability to regulate … Continue reading

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