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You need more fruits and veggies: 5 easy ways to get there

You need more fruits and veggies: 5 easy ways to get there

Most Americans understand the importance of including a variety of fruits and vegetables into their diets, but finding inspiration and fresh ideas for incorporating them into everyday meals can be challenging. Research shows that only 10 percent of Americans are meeting the MyPlate recommendations for daily intake of fruits and veggies, according to the Centers […]

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  October 2, 2017   No comments
Easy Way To Better BBQs: Add Hard Cider

Easy Way To Better BBQs: Add Hard Cider

Give your backyard barbecues, campfire kickbacks and game day tailgates a flavorful boost with refreshing, easy-drinking hard cider. Cider has a long history in America dating back to Colonial times. It was one of the most popular alcoholic beverages due to the prevalence of its main ingredient: the apple. Today, cider is increasingly popular and […]

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  September 18, 2017   No comments
Try California Avocados On The Grill At Your Next Barbecue!

Try California Avocados On The Grill At Your Next Barbecue!

Summer is here and it’s time for backyard barbecues! From smoky brisket to flame-cooked hamburgers, there’s nothing quite like pairing meats straight from the grill with cool California avocados—which are at the peak of their season. Though California avocados make great sidekicks to all styles of American BBQ, they are also worthy candidates for the […]

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  September 11, 2017   No comments
5 tips to make family mealtimes more mindful

5 tips to make family mealtimes more mindful

The hectic workday is over. As you pull into your driveway, you feel relief because you’ve finally escaped the cranky co-workers, the deadlines and traffic jams. Now you can spend the next few hours relaxing at home with your family. What better way to enjoy this time than with a delicious meal together? Sometimes, the […]

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  September 9, 2017   No comments
Age ferociously with this eating game plan

Age ferociously with this eating game plan

A healthy diet and lifestyle are our best weapons against age-related diseases, and for staying healthy and active throughout life. Becci Twombley is sports dietitian for USC Athletics and Angels Baseball, overseeing the nutrition of 650 collegiate athletes and the 200 MLB and minor league baseball players within the Angels organization. The healthy practices she […]

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  September 3, 2017   No comments