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I am a second year graduate student at Tufts University Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, in Boston, Massachusetts, the only graduate and professional school of nutrition in North America. I am pursuing my master’s degree in Nutrition Communications there, as well... Full Bio
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12 Things You Should Never Put in Your Mouth + The @AmazingAvocado Giveaway! by Healthy Blog Snack Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Ever wondered what a compilation of some of the world’s most disgusting, modern-day, food-like substances would look like? Well the folks over at Grist have done ... Read on »
8,164 Calories Worth of Pork! by Healthy Blog Snack Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating This recipe brings a whole new meaning to “playing with your food.” What do you make with 2 pounds of bacon, 2 pounds of italian sausage, and a bottle of bbq ... Read on »
A Garden for the White House! by Healthy Blog Snack Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating This past Friday, March 20th, Mrs. Obama picked up her shovel and broke ground at the new “kitchen garden” for the White House. This will be the first functioning Wh ... Read on »
A Glance at the Top 12 Food Trends for 2012 by Healthy Blog Snack Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating USA Today posted a look at 2012 food trends, some of which had even started to surface in 2011 and well before (street meat people!). Check out the trends at a glance be ... Read on »
A Healthy Blog Snack Holiday: Mashed Potato Adventures and My 5 Healthy Holiday Rules by Healthy Blog Snack Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Mashed Potato Adventures Corinne, Tessa, and I headed to Williams-Sonoma this Sunday for a free cooking class on Thanksgiving Techniques. I have been super ... Read on »
A Healthy Blog Snack Holiday: Mashed Potato Adventures and My 5 Healthy Holiday Rules by Healthy Blog Snack Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Mashed Potato Adventures CorinneTessaand I headed to Williams-Sonoma this Sunday for a free cooking class on Thanksgiving Techniques. I have been super excited t ... Read on »
A Serving-Size Surplus, The vitaminwater10 Flavor Face-Off Video, and a Vegan Night Out! by Healthy Blog Snack Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Whoah! Extreme title right?  Well it was an extreme night!  Better grab the popcorn because this is a really big blog snack! Friday night was date night with my f ... Read on »
A Serving-Size Surplus, The vitaminwater10 Flavor Face-Off Video, and a Vegan Night Out! by Healthy Blog Snack Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Whoah! Extreme title right?  Well it was an extreme night!  Better grab the popcorn because this is a really big blog snack! Friday night was date night with my fellow ... Read on »
America’s Wellness: World Health Day and National Public Health Week by Healthy Blog Snack Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating This summer, I will be attending the Food for Your Whole Life Symposium as a media blogger, along with my fellow blog partners in crime, Corinne , Janel , Jessica , and ... Read on »
Apples & Wine Time by Healthy Blog Snack Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating This weekend, I took a trip to the Nashoba Valley Winery & Orchard in Bolton, Massachusetts for some good old fashioned apple picking, and a tour of the winery! It wa ... Read on »
Apples & Wine Time by Healthy Blog Snack Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating This weekendI took a trip to the Nashoba Valley Winery & Orchard in BoltonMassachusetts for some good old fashioned apple pickingand a tour of the winery! It was a gorgeou ... Read on »
Baby Steps: The Importance of Folic Acid in Infant Development by Healthy Blog Snack Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating . . With the many March of Dimes March for Babies walks looming in the near future, I thought it only appropriate to touch on something that the March of D ... Read on »
Behavior Change At Its Best by Healthy Blog Snack Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Just goes to show that physical activity can be fun.  Every step counts folks, and these people just added a few more to their day!  Where do you get your steps in? ... Read on »
Behavior Change At Its Best by Healthy Blog Snack Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Just goes to show that physical activity can be fun.  Every step counts folks, and these people just added a few more to their day!  Where do you get your steps in? ... Read on »
Bite-Sized, Low-Cal Basketball Treats by Healthy Blog Snack Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating The Michigan State Spartans (my alma mater) were up for their 3rd National Championship against the North Carolina Tarheels last Monday night. To cheer them on, I ... Read on »
Boomers Guide to Green Cuisine: 5 Fast Fixes to Slim Your Carbon Footprint and Your Waistline by Healthy Blog Snack Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating My mom’s a boomer, so when she asked for a few tips for Earth Month to share with her friends at book club, it got me thinking. This audience has tremendous economic clou ... Read on »
Brewers Association Names Top 50 Breweries by Healthy Blog Snack Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Looking for the perfect brew to sip on while relaxing in the sun this weekend? The Brewers Association, which represents the majority of brewing companies in ... Read on »
Bright & Colorful Bruschetta Bread by Healthy Blog Snack Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating It’s amazing how the ingredients below can become something as juicy and delicious as bruschetta for dinner. If you opt for fresh basil versus dried, and heirloom tom ... Read on »
Bright & Colorful Bruschetta Bread by Healthy Blog Snack Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating It’s amazing how the ingredients below can become something as juicy and delicious as bruschetta for dinner. If you opt for fresh basil versus driedand heirloom tomatoes v ... Read on »
Canned Pumpkin Shortage! by Healthy Blog Snack Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Oknow this is TOO funny. In my last postI rambled on about how I swore there was a canned pumpkin shortage in the Boston area.  I really could not find it anywhere ... Read on »