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13 01, 2021

Salads with Staying Power

By Rosanne Rust|2023-07-06T12:56:52-04:00January 13th, 2021|DASH Diet/Wellness, Easy Cooking, Food Facts, Healthy Aging, Heart Disease, Recipe, Weight Management, Wellness|Comments Off on Salads with Staying Power

If you are working on easy ways to improve your diet, adding more salads is a good option. Salads can be so versatile. They aren't just about lettuce, but are a canvas for lean protein, beans, nuts, seeds and other vegetables and fruits. Topping your salad with these [...]

25 09, 2018

Sneak some Healthy into Your Tailgate Party

By Rosanne Rust|2019-08-27T15:52:05-04:00September 25th, 2018|DASH Diet/Wellness, Easy Cooking, Family meals, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Sneak some Healthy into Your Tailgate Party

Tailgate season is in full swing. If you have high blood pressure you may think that you can't enjoy special events, or that you'll "have to cheat on your diet" if you do. This is just not true if you take an active role in making healthy choices [...]

28 08, 2014

A Heart-Healthy Labor Day Weekend

By Rosanne Rust|2023-03-21T12:39:34-04:00August 28th, 2014|Easy Cooking, Heart Disease, Uncategorized|Comments Off on A Heart-Healthy Labor Day Weekend

Whether you use the backyard patio or deck furniture, or go boating, or take one last dip in the pool, Labor Day is typically regarded as "the last weekend of summer" (even though summer isn't officially over until September 22 this year).  Labor Day was first celebrated in [...]