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The Dietitian’s Top Pick: Libby’s® 100% Pure Pumpkin

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I have a confession to make; I am obsessed with PUMPKIN! All it takes is for someone to say the word, and my ears instantly perk up. I must not be the only one, as I see pumpkin flavored everything on the grocery shelves… chips, yogurt, frozen waffles, baking mixes, ice cream, coffee creamer… the list goes on and on. While I

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The Dietitian’s Top Pick: In-Shell Wonderful® Pistachios Roasted & Salted + GIVEAWAY!

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Are you gearing up for game-day?! Whether you’re tailgating before the big game, cheering on your favorite team from the stands or having some friends over to watch on the big screen, at Festival, we’ve got you covered with better-for- you snacks that everyone will love! (CLICK HERE to see how Festival’s Dietitians tailgate at Lambeau Field!)

One of my absolute favorite football snacks is

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The Dietitian’s Top Pick: Beanitos® Original Black Bean Chips with Sea Salt

Beanitos® Original Black Bean Chips with Sea Salt #festfoods

Football season is in full throttle! Whether you’re planning to tailgate or homegate, game day isn’t quite complete without fantastic football food. Are you looking for a game-winning recipe to whip up at your next football party? Look no further than this delicious Game Day “Walking Tacos” recipe, featuring this week’s pick, Beanitos® Original Black Bean Chips with

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The Dietitian’s Top Pick: Belladoro® Pasta Sauce

Belladoro®-Pasta-Sauce #festfoods

There are a handful of simple, go-to weeknight meals that I keep in my back pocket for evenings when I don’t have a lot of time to cook. One of my favorites, especially in the fall, is spaghetti. Recently, I’ve been experimenting with ways to make this traditional comfort-food a tad bit healthier. I’ve traded up my pasta using whole grain varieties or roasted spaghetti squash

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The Dietitian’s Top Pick: Eggland’s Best® Eggs

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We’re unscrambling the facts about eggs this week! Eggs are considered to be the gold standard for protein. The egg is also a powerhouse of disease-fighting nutrients. While all eggs are super nutritious, some egg varieties have better nutritional profiles than others.

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The Dietitian’s Top Pick: McCormick® Recipe Inspirations

McCormick®-Recipe-Inspirations School is back in session, and life is busy again with an assortment of activities. Do you ever find yourself in need of a quick and simple way to get dinner on the table? If so, it’s time to get inspired with this week’s pick, McCormick® Recipe Inspirations!

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The Dietitian’s Top Pick: Lipton® Iced Black Tea + GIVEAWAY!

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With the kids back in school, are you looking for a simple weeknight dinner meal idea? Festival’s got you covered this week with our family-friendly Sweet and Sloppy Joes Eat Well Ad! In order to keep some summertime flare in this comfort food recipe, I’m pairing my Sloppy Joe with this week’s pick, Lipton® Iced Black Tea!

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The Dietitian’s Top Pick: Quaker® Soft Baked Bars

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I love days spent in the kitchen baking Peanut Butter & Banana Muffins, Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal Muffins or Banana & Blueberry Nut Muffins. There’s something special about both the smell and taste of soft baked bread, especially at breakfast time. If you’re anything like me, those days are few and far between. Luckily, I’ve discovered an excellent alternative that’s perfect for busy mornings!

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The Dietitian’s Top Pick: Essential Everyday® Thin Wheat Pizza Crust

Essential Everyday® Thin Wheat Pizza Crust #festfoods

Pizza is a favorite food for many, including Festival’s Dietitians! While it typically gets a bad rep for being loaded with calories, saturated fat and sodium, there are lots of delicious ways to build a better pizza pie. Homemade pizza is a fun and easy way to get kids involved in making a healthy meal for the whole family. To

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The Dietitian’s Top Pick: Chia Seeds + GIVEAWAY!

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Ch-Ch-Ch-Ch-Chia! Everyone’s talking about Chia Seeds and their amazing health benefits. You’ve probably seen them throughout the grocery store in granola bars, cereal, snack foods and drinks, but have you ever given the plain seeds a try? Chia Seeds get a fabulous NuVal score of 91, making them one of my Top Picks!

Chia Seeds are loaded with a multitude of nutrients! They’re an excellent source

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