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The Dietitian’s Top Pick: Hodgson Mill® Whole Wheat Buttermilk Pancake Mix

Hodgson Mill® Whole Wheat Buttermilk Pancake Mix #festfoodsDo you have any special Easter traditions? In my family, we all search for our baskets filled with chocolate and candy, followed by a great big Easter brunch complete with classic breakfast foods, like bacon, eggs and pancakes. When it’s time to whip up pancakes, I use the better-for-you Hodgson

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The Dietitian’s Top Pick: Jimmy Dean® Hearty Turkey Sausage Crumbles

Jimmy Dean® Hearty Turkey Sausage Crumbles #festfoods

Sausage is a staple ingredient for several tasty recipes like pizzas, egg bakes, omelets, pastas, soups and lasagna. Pork sausage adds that mouthwatering flavor to some of our favorite foods, but it also comes with a price of saturated fat and extra calories. I’m so excited to tell you that there

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The Dietitian’s Top Pick: Dannon® Oikos® Greek Yogurt Dips

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Who doesn’t love March Madness? Or really any exciting sporting event for that matter? Even if you’re not a super fan, it’s a great excuse to enjoy friends, family and food! While game time foods don’t always get the best nutrition reputation, there are plenty of winning options!

One of my favorite new products is the line of Dannon®Oikos®

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The Dietitian’s Top Pick: Flatout® Multi-Grain with Flax Flat Bread + GIVEAWAY!

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Pizza is a favorite food for almost everyone! For me, it’s the go-to dinner on Friday nights (Woo hoo! TGIF!). I love pizza, but I don’t love the fact that it can be loaded with calories and lacking in nutrition. The good news is, we can still have our beloved pizza (and eat it too!).

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The Dietitian’s Top Pick: Essential Everyday® Garbanzo Beans/Chickpeas

garbanzo beans chickpeas #festfoodsHave you ever wondered what the difference is between garbanzo beans and chickpeas? The answer is nothing! Both of these words refer to the cream-colored, round beans you may have seen on the salad bar line or amongst the array of canned and dried beans in the grocery store. I have recently stopped passing by these beans to give

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The Dietitian’s Top Pick: Turkey Beef Blend (50% Ground Round & 50% Ground Turkey Breast)

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We’ve all heard the message to go lean with protein, and for an excellent reason! Lean protein foods are lower in saturated fats, while still packed with protein, B vitamins, iron, magnesium, zinc and heart healthy fats. The dilema is, how do we incorporate lean protein into our favorite meals without sacrificing taste?

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The Dietitian’s Top Pick: Bare Fruit® Organic Crunchy Apple Chips

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I love snacks! Who doesn’t? There are tons of different snack foods all over the store; some taste great (but may not be the best for us), and others may be healthier (but may not taste so good). I’m excited to tell you that this week’s pick bridges the snacking gap – it tastes great and

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The Dietitian’s Top Pick: StarKist® Tuna Creations®

tuna creations #festfoodsOmega-3’s are a hot topic lately. We hear that they are good for our heart, our mind and our joints. But, what exactly are omega-3’s? Omega-3 fatty acids are a type of heart healthy fat primarily found in seafood and plants. Studies have actually shown that people who eat a diet rich in seafood have lower rates of heart disease and

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The Dietitian’s Top Pick: Campbell’s® Skillet Sauces + GIVEAWAY!

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Life is busy, isn’t it? We are constantly on the go; therefore, convenience sometimes trumps nutrition and taste when it comes to food. What if I told you that you could whip up an awesome meal in just 15 minutes using one dish? Oh, and that it would be packed with lean protein, veggies and whole grains. The solution: new Campbell’s® Skillet Sauces!

These sauces come

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The Dietitian’s Top Pick: Kemps® Fat Free No Sugar Added Vanilla Frozen Yogurt

vanilla frozen yogurt #festfoodsHappy Valentine’s Day! This is the sweetest holiday in both sentiment and sweet treats. Instead of indulging in chocolate, candy, cookies or cupcakes this year, go for froyo! This trendy food term stands for frozen yogurt, which has become quite the popular alternative to ice cream. Frozen yogurt shops are popping up just about everywhere, offering a better-for-you dessert option

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