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Broccoli-and-Kraut Slaw: A Probiotic and Prebiotic One-Two Punch
Have you seen the June issue of Cooking Light magazine yet? This month's issue features Your Complete Guide to Gut Health with grocery shopping lists, lifestyle suggestions, and vibrant recipes all designed to boost the good bugs that live in your GI tract. Your microbiome is defined as the trillions of bacteria and other organisms that live in and on you--mostly in your large intestine--and a growing body of research reveals how your microbiome can regulate your immune system, metabolism and even your mood ...
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Carrot Salad with Mint, Honey, and Lime + ChopChop Magazine

Carrot Salad with Mint, Honey, and Lime + ChopChop Magazine

Crunchy shredded carrots combined with fresh mint, honey, lime zest, and lime juice come together quickly for this sensational side dish that's easy to make and goes down the hatch without a hitch even if you have picky eaters at ...
40 Healthy Dream Dinners for Busy Families

40 Healthy Dream Dinners for Busy Families

Running out of fast, flavorful, and nutrient-rich ideas for family dinner? I'm here to the rescue with a roundup of 40 dream dinners from dietitian bloggers sure to please your toddlers, teens, and everyone in between. What's your go-to dinner ...
6 Steps to Growing Healthy Families

6 Steps to Growing Healthy Families

Forty-four million children worldwide under the age of 12 are overweight or obese. I'm a big believer that reversing that trend and raising children to grow into active, healthy young adults takes a village of parents, caregivers, teachers, coaches, and ...
Pasta e Fagioli + Fresh Italian Cooking for the New Generation

Pasta e Fagioli + Fresh Italian Cooking for the New Generation

Pasta and beans simmered in herb-infused tomato sauce are the building blocks of this hearty Italian soup, Pasta e Fagioli. When you're cooking for a crowd, in search of a budget-friendly meal, or craving a simple dish to please everyone at your ...
Chicken Pot Pie Bundles

Chicken Pot Pie Bundles

Rich, luscious, high-calorie chicken pot pie gets a fast and fun fix with these chicken pot pie bundles. Made with chicken, convenient frozen vegetables, and adorable egg roll wrappers, this hearty family dinner will make everyone at your table very ...
Sweet Potato and Black Bean Chili

Sweet Potato and Black Bean Chili

In my house, we eat chili all year long, and this Sweet Potato and Black Bean Chili is no exception. It's hearty and delicious, and when you set out a bunch of toppings like diced avocado, shredded cheese, cilantro, and ...
Spinach, Artichoke Mac and Cheese

Spinach, Artichoke Mac and Cheese

Classic macaroni and cheese from a box gets an adventurous and healthy makeover with whole wheat elbow pasta, convenient frozen spinach, a low-fat cheese sauce, and marinated artichoke hearts. The secret is in the sauce. My low-fat cheese sauce starts ...
Cheesy Broccoli-Stuffed Spaghetti Squash Bowls

Cheesy Broccoli-Stuffed Spaghetti Squash Bowls

Cheesy Broccoli-Stuffed Spaghetti Squash Bowls are a modern makeover of twice-baked potatoes. Each roasted squash half gets stuffed with a mixture of shredded cheese, steamed broccoli florets, and basil pesto. Dinner done! Easy. Family Pleasing. Vegetarian. Gluten Free. Spaghetti squash ...
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Liz Weiss
I’m Liz Weiss, a registered dietitian nutritionist, mom of two, and cookbook author. I’m passionate about making healthy family food that’s fun for everyone, so I welcome you to explore my blog for recipes, nutrition insights, and mealtime inspiration.
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