Elderberry Syrup – Nothing to Sneeze at when it Comes to Cold and Flu Symptoms. Recent studies have shown that consuming elderberry syrup can help with cold and flu symptoms- participants in a few studies have recovered from colds more quickly compared to those not consuming the elderberry syrup while having the same cold.
An easy summer recipe to make in the summer is a Farro Mediterranean Style salad. Farro is an ancient grains which cooks in 10 minutes. Chewy and nutty- this grain makes a delicious base for fresh ingredients such as juicy cucumber, dried tomatoes and smokey red peppers. Fresh parsley adds brightness to the dish and the feta-some more flavor without using the side shaker.
Last week I had a chance to listen to a webinar sponsored by the Women’s Health Dietetic Practice Group of The Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics http://www.whdpg.org. The webinar was run by Liz Weiss MS, RDN , family meal and nutrition expert and Maria Caudill PhD, RD a choline researcher at Cornell University. The webinar […]
What do you grab for your mid afternoon snack? Maybe it’s a quick bite from a convenience store or a handful of nuts from your desk drawer. Here are some more ready available snack ideas you can bring into your office for that time when you are in search of something that will re-energize the […]
Since I have been spending more time organizing and working with the culinary programs at the Wayne Art Center these last 4 months, I’ve been thinking a lot lately how cooking and art collide. I’ve been asking myself, ” Is cooking an art ?” It is true that artists appreciate beauty and can make beautiful […]