Category Archives: diet

Celebrate National Salad Month with Dream Greens

Did you know that May is National Salad Month?! But if you ask me, every day is a good day to celebrate greens. Whether you love kale, spinach or arugula you can’t go wrong with a yummy bowl of green nourishment. Today I want to share with you one of my favorite and innovative companies […]

Celery Juice: Magical Benefits

With Spring in full bloom I feel more inspired to make cold, refreshing veggie juices; specifically celery juice. While juicing isn’t new I’m always amused by health trends that make old practices seem so innovative. You may have heard that all the celebrities and health gurus now drink celery juice as it is purported to […]

Microbiome: Science of the Human & Planetary Body

Google the term “microbiome” and prepare to be flooded with a plethora of scientific literature on its importance in human health. The Human Microbiome Project, along with other microbiome projects have helped play key roles in helping us humans understand the intricate universe of microbes that inhabit our bodies. The gut microbiota is the community […]

Good Idea Drinks: Swedish Sugar Buster!

As a dietitian I see multiple patients and clients with pre-diabetes, type 2 diabetes and other chronic inflammatory conditions. Obesity and diabetes is so prevalent in the US that we created a word to describe these two pandemics “diabesity.” We all know that what eat or don’t eat can significantly impact our health. This is […]