Tag: healthy eating

Where I’m Eating:  From the Farmer
[ 0 ] June 26, 2014 |

Where I’m Eating: From the Farmer

Eating locally and healthier is at an all time peak with services like From the Farmer popping up on the scene.  I recently had the opportunity to try out the delivery service which provides fresh, local produce and bread to your door.  It basically works like this:  You sign up online with your deets on […]

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Love Your Heart!
[ 2 ] February 14, 2014 |

Love Your Heart!

In 1964, February was declared National Heart Month by President Lyndon B. Johnson.  With heart disease being the number one killer in America, it is important to know ways to get heart healthy.  Below are 10 healthy heart tips from Caroline Klinge, Marketing Manager for Klinge Foods Ltd, which produces LoSalt. 1.       Find a beat that gets […]

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A Taste of Hope
[ 0 ] August 15, 2013 |

A Taste of Hope

The sixteen local chefs and mixologists participating in the American Cancer Society’s Fit For Hope challenge are hard at work not only losing weight, but raising funds to help the cause and meet their own fundraising goals. Diners can support the cause by attending Taste of Hope, the American Cancer Society’s signature culinary, wine and spirits […]

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Health Kick Recipe:  Sweet Potato Fries
[ 0 ] July 25, 2013 |

Health Kick Recipe: Sweet Potato Fries

2 large Sweet Potatoes 3 TBSP Olive Oil Salt & Pepper (To Taste) Chives (Optional) Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.  Cut the sweet potatoes lengthwise into ¼ inch to ½ inch thick strips.  In a bowl, toss the sweet potato strips with the olive oil and sprinkle with salt and pepper (to taste).  On […]

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Chris4Life’s 1st Celeb Chef Cook-Off
[ 1 ] March 23, 2013 |

Chris4Life’s 1st Celeb Chef Cook-Off

This past Tuesday was the first annual Eat4Life Cook-off event promoted and presented by DC’s own Chris4Life Colon Cancer Foundation. In addition to generating awareness to assist those who have been diagnosed and make others knowledgeable, the foundation is also working on discovering a cure for the disease in order to eliminate it entirely. The Eat4Life event […]

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