Ashley Ashley Koff RD: If I’m stuck with convenience stores and/or ‘fast-food’ restaurants as the only options, what do you recommend?
Question I’m busy – I don’t want that to be an excuse – but with work and the kids and my husband travels a lot for work, I really find it hard to pack, much less make, healthy snacks or find a quality restaurant or grocery store when on the go. So it may offend […]Continue Reading...
#AskAshleyKoffRD What is a B Corporation? Is it a health standard like organic or is it more like C and S corp (for taxes)? I am so confused – please let me know if it’s something ELSE I should look for. – Stacy Hey Stacy I had the SAME question – so I reached out […]
Introducing the new veg that’s so good for you AND good tasting it’s even got Popeye rethinking spinach! I’m thrilled to introduce you to something deliciously nutritiously worthy of all our attention! Organic BroccoLeaf Unlike other veggies that took scientists 15 years to “perfect” in their lab (ahem, Kalette) the organic BroocoLeaf has been sitting […]
—- Amy Fischer RD guest blogger How far from Tibet is your coffee house? How many Yaks have you seen today? Here’s the problem: Tibetans add butter to their tea and gain great-sustained energy from it. We don’t have Yaks handy, and many of us are coffee drinkers. Solution? Put something into coffee, that mimics […]
Nuts about chocolate pudding (makes two 1/4 cup servings) All ingredients should be organic 1/2 cup organic greek yogurt 3 tablespoons Manitoba hemp pro 70 Chocolate 2 tablespoons unsweetened applesauce (or for more flavor try one half of a mashed banana) 2 tablespoons unsweetened almond milk 2 tablespoons peanut butter (if your peanut butter is […]
Help! I’m not technically overweight but I keep noticing my belly getting bigger no matter what I eat (or don’t) and how much I work out. I’m so frustrated! – Tawny Hi Tawny I hear you loud and clear – there’s nothing worse than feeling like you are doing the right things and not getting […]
You are what you eat – well, not actually. You actually are what you digest and absorb. To that end, I always ask my patients to answer the following questions to assess their digestive health (ideally weekly) and depending on their answers they, and you, may need The AKA Digestive Tune-UP. The AKA Digestive Assessment […]
“Thoughts on Kalettes – the new kale/Brussels sprouts combo coming out this fall. Frankenfood or genius nutrition?” Colleen Great question! It appears that this UK “Flower Sprouts” which has crossed The Pond was designed (developers report 15 yrs of toiling to perfect) to meet a SERIOUS need – “The inspiration behind Kalettes came from a […]
A Tori’s Take Tale featuring suggestions from Ashley Koff, RD “The lunches they have at school are awful!” one mom I was talking to recently exclaimed. “I can’t believe how unhealthy they are…I’ve resorted to packing Sarah’s lunchbox myself.” To stand up for my School Nutrition colleagues who are helping facilitate big change in school […]
Question- “As a dad, I am always on the go, I am trying to get healthy and lose some extra pounds but I am not having any success. I don’t do badly during the day, in fact, I rarely take time to eat, it’s when I get home and later at night after the kids […]