Category: Nutrition

A healthy tribute to our moms

Mother’s Day is the special time of year we pay tribute to our mothers, grandmothers (and in my house, I include godmothers) for all they do for us and the love they give us.  During one of my precious last … Continue reading

Why is America losing the obesity race?

By: Dr. Abboud I was recently at a pediatric conference and attended a session on childhood obesity.  The presenter was from London, a pediatrician and an advocate fighting childhood obesity.  She was discussing the prevalence around the world and I … Continue reading

Easy and kid-friendly greek style quinoa

Spring has sprung!  Our Happy Box returned to our home at the beginning of March!  We were excited to place our empty box outside our door and later that day, a full box of produce appeared!  At this time of … Continue reading

Secrets to enjoying food from the pros

Do you ever struggle with developing a healthy eating plan for you and your family? Does it sometimes feel that between picky eaters, high grocery bills and not enough time to cook that it just isn’t worth it? Or do you … Continue reading

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