July 2015 - Chef Abbie Gellman MS, RD, CDN

10 Ways to Cook with 10 of the Healthiest High Fat Foods

A 4-ounce portion of salmon provides more than 1,600 milligrams of DHA and EPA, which are the more potent forms of omega-3 fat. Other good sources of EPA and DHA include cold-water fish like tuna and sardines. Ingredients: 1 pound salmon filet, raw 1/8 tsp salt 1/8 tsp black pepper 1 tbsp olive oil 1

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10 Greens Healthier than Kale

Kale has gained a huge following. From foodies to parents, people are sharing their new-found love of kale. Even though kale does have some amazing health benefits, there are many other leafy greens that are actually healthier than kale. Listen as I discuss the top 10 greens that are more nutritious than kale. What are

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Choosing the Best Protein Shake for Your Health Goals

Whether you’re trying to eat healthier, slim down, or bulk up, protein shakes can be a great nutritional option. Protein improves your metabolism, strengthens your organs and lean muscle, controls your cortisol levels, and even detoxifies your system. However, there’s so many different types of protein sources, how do you know which ones are right

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Cookout Menu Makeover

Summer is here and that means fireworks, BBQ cookouts, and (usually) heavy foods rich in fat, salt and sugar – the three so-called “hyperpalatables” that drive us to eat more and more of these foods. So use this Memorial Day and Independence Day as more opportunities to free yourself from empty calories and processed foods

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