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Healthy Meals

6 Simple Strategies to Eat Healthy When You Don't Have Time

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 11.18.2014 | Healthy Living
Mark Hyman, MD

As a busy doctor, I can understand how eating healthy might feel like a herculean demand and become short shift among the numerous demands in your life. While eating healthy on a time budget does require a little planning, it's easier than you might imagine.

Home-Cooked Meals for a 24/7 Workweek

Nora Tobin | Posted 05.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Nora Tobin

Eating healthy can be a very difficult endeavor for most of us who have rigorous work schedules. Whether we are getting to the office in the dark or leaving well after dinner time, it's not exactly ideal for maintaining a healthy and fit body.

The Single Habit That Helps Me To Eat Healthy and Save Money

Gina Ryder | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Gina Ryder

Every Sunday, I spend a few hours preparing fresh, healthy meals for the week ahead. This habit saves me time and money overall. If all of my lunches are made in one setting ahead of time, I don't have to rush to prepare food during the busy morning hours or foot the bill for ordering out.

No More Boring PB&J: Healthy Sandwich Ideas for Kids and Adults

Heather Bauer, RD, CDN | Posted 11.11.2013 | Healthy Living
Heather Bauer, RD, CDN

As a mom and nutritionist, I always get questions about how to pack healthy, nutritious lunches for both kids and adults. Sandwiches are a lunch box staple, but they can get pretty boring day after day after day, especially if you're always relying on that old standby, PB&J.

Summer Party Meals: Steak Salad, Potato Salad, And Ice Cream

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 08.29.2013 | Healthy Living
Mark Hyman, MD

We all have our favorite summertime foods: a juicy cheeseburger grilled to perfection, a hearty potato salad, or cool, refreshing ice cream. Here are some recipes I recommend as healthy alternatives to those warm-weather favorites.

8 Supremely Speedy Breakfast Concoctions

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 06.03.2014 | Healthy Living

Last week, we thought we were teaching you a thing or two about nutritious breakfasts -- the kind you can make in a matter of seconds (see: 6 Grab And...

The Downsides Of Cooking From Scratch for Kids

Charity Curley Mathews | Posted 08.20.2013 | Parents
Charity Curley Mathews

Eating fresh food as a family is just one of our family values, and there's a special part of me that's grateful that we started our family in Italy, where that concept came to us sink or swim style. Now we're just trying to keep afloat.

Do We Need a Health Revolution?

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 06.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Mark Hyman, MD

We are raising a generation of Americans who don't know their way around a kitchen or how to prepare a meal from scratch. That is why I have invited everyone to join me in an Eat-In tomorrow, April 7.

6 Ways to Upgrade Your Diet for 2013

Stephanie Clarke, MS, RD | Posted 03.19.2013 | Healthy Living
Stephanie Clarke, MS, RD

Not only can planning save you time and money -- you won't be making last minute trips to the grocery store or opting for dining out as much -- but it will also help your waistline and your health, since you'll be preparing more meals at home.

Healthy On-The-Go Meals, From Ellie Krieger (WATCH)

Posted 08.15.2013 | MarloThomas

Is it possible to eat healthy when you're on the go? Nutritionist and host of The Cooking Channel's "Healthy Appetite" Ellie Krieger gave tips on what...

Tips for Getting Kids to Eat Their Veggies... That Actually Work!

Phoebe Schilla | Posted 12.09.2012 | San Francisco
Phoebe Schilla

As a mother of two, I'd like to share with you tips for getting kids to eat their veggies and preparing healthy, quick-fix meals and snacks while having fun with the family in the kitchen.

5 Healthy Make-Ahead Meals For The Workweek

Phoebe Lapine | Posted 11.12.2012 | Taste
Phoebe Lapine

Here are some ideas for dishes you can make on Sunday that will last you the whole busy workweek ahead.

What Do You Feed Your Family in a Pinch?

Megan Rosker | Posted 09.15.2012 | Home
Megan Rosker

As the old saying goes, when life hands you a lemon, make lemonade. Well, Heather Stouffer did, but it wasn't beverages she created. It was meals. Lots of them. Healthy, organic, hormone-free meals that families could reach for in a pinch.

Healthy Food for Kids

Timi Gustafson, R.D. | Posted 08.28.2012 | Parents
Timi Gustafson, R.D.

When it comes to your kid's eating habits, there is no such thing as "the talk." It takes an ongoing conversation to assure they know as much as possible about the importance of healthy habits.

50 Healthy Ways To Get Dinner On The Table

Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

For many of us, making dinner is an afterthought -- especially after a long day of work. A healthy dinner is just what you need to re-charge, and it's...

Four Tips for Spring Cleaning Your Cuisine

Linda Novick O'Keefe | Posted 05.22.2012 | Home
Linda Novick O'Keefe

Spring is a time of renewal, of first plantings and pea shoots. What better time to clean up your family's food habits? Here are four simple changes that I'm trying to bring into my own home this spring.

WATCH: What To Eat And When To Eat It

Posted 01.24.2012 | Fifty

"Timing is everything," according to Stephen Perrine, author of "The Women's Health Diet" and "The Men's Health Diet" books; when you eat can be just ...

Quick and Healthy Meals on a Budget

Uloop | Posted 02.01.2012 | College
Uloop

Often, the staples of a college kid's meals include Top Ramen, Easy Mac, and Captain Crunch. Here I present a solution that might just keep the ramen, macaroni, and cereal at bay.

Healthy 15-Minute Or Less Meals, From Joy Bauer

Posted 12.01.2011 | Women

No time to cook? Nutrition Expert Joy Bauer shares her tips and tricks to help you make quick, delicious, healthy meals! Share your healthy meal tips ...

5 Best Items to Steal From the Dining Hall (and Ways to Use Them All Week Long)

Small Kitchen College | Posted 11.14.2011 | College
Small Kitchen College

At least once or twice a week, I go food shopping. While you might imagine me pushing a cart through the aisles of a grocery store, these weekly trips actually take place in my dining hall.

The PhD of Feeding Your Family

Hillary Mickell | Posted 09.12.2011 | Home
Hillary Mickell

Feeding your family in a healthy and thoughtful way should not require an advanced degree. If you follow a few guidelines and adopt a realistic attitude, you can avoid the noise and embrace the meal.

How Eating At Home Can Save Your Life

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mark Hyman, MD

The family dinner has been hijacked by the food industry. The transformations of the American home and meal did not happen by accident.

Broccoli Cake: A Healthy Dish Picky Kids Will Love

Leisa Naples | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Leisa Naples

The best part is that your kids will be begging for more of this creative, healthy dish. The recipe is definitely easy enough for your kids to help. Click on the video for a step by step guide.

Eating On The Cheap: 7 Healthy, Easy Vegetarian Meals

Treehugger | Kelly Rossiter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

In these uncertain economic times we really need to look at our food costs and start to spend more wisely. Here are seven recipes that will cover your...

Nourishing Healthy Children With a Dash of Creativity and Determination

Susan Dell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Susan Dell

Millions of kids are shortening their life expectancy every day with fast foods, sugar and the lure of video games and TV. I believe there is nothing more important than giving our children the gift of wellness.