If you are looking for some inspiration for healthy weekend dinners when you decide to eat at home, my latest blog post gives lots of suggestions! Head over to the blog to check it out
It’s really important to understand what makes up the food you eat. You’ve probably heard that your body needs nutrients to survive. Food is a source of nutrients, and different foods have different nutritional content. In this post, I will give you lots of information about the six classes of nutrients, where we find them, and why we need them.
As a dietitian, I’ve heard it again and again: “Why does healthy eating have to be so hard?” People really struggle with eating the right food for health, and of course also struggle with eating to maintain their weight. Healthy eating doesn’t have to be so complicated, though! To help you with some of the
Lots of people are working from home these days. When you’re at home, and you’re trying to balance running a household with getting through a list of tasks, it’s easy to lose sight of the importance of health and wellbeing. In this guide, I’ll offer some top tips to help you boost your health while you’re working from home.
If one of your goals is to lose weight and eat better in the new year, it’s important that you have some cooking skills!
My latest blog post gives you some tips to keep it fun. To give you a sneak peek, one of those tips is not to be afraid to fail! I’ve had plenty of cooking failures, but I learn from each one and I keep trying!
If you are underweight, it’s important to consult with a registered dietitian for a nutritional assessment. One of the ways to gain weight in a healthy way is by providing your body with nutrient-rich foods and healthy calories. A high-calorie smoothie is an easy way to fuel your body and get in some nutrients such as protein. It contains all the macronutrients (carbohydrates, protein, fat) and foods from several of the food groups that help us meet our needs.
Farmers’ markets are a great place to buy local produce, and I frequent those on Oahu. I love to get outside to do this, and to chat with those I buy from about their products. I usually stock up on fruits and vegetables and also buy some prepared food to enjoy while I’m there. Here is a list of my favorite markets on Oahu.