Registered dietitian Jessica Levinson

How to Use Greek Yogurt in the Kitchen

Embrace the versatility of nutrient-rich Greek yogurt by learning how to use it in the kitchen.  I think most of you know by now that I am a big fan of Greek yogurt — it’s a good source of calcium and protein, and it’s lower in sugar than other types of yogurt (especially when you stick to the original). One of the other things I love about Greek yogurt, is it’s versatility. Yogurt isn’t just for breakfast or snacks anymore. It’s a protein-rich base for smoothie… read more »

Welcome nutritioulicious Intern Megan!

Today I am welcoming another intern to my team here at nutritioulicious! You have already gotten to know Jo, who is getting a masters in nutrition. And starting today, undergrad nutrition student Megan Kian will be contributing to the nutritioulicious blog! Read all about her below and stay tuned for some of her posts! ——————————————————————… read more »

American Dietetic Association Conference Recap

Last week I was at the American Dietetic Association Food and Nutrition Conference & Expo (FNCE) in Boston. Over 10,000 dietitians from around the country got together to learn, network, and check out the latest food products. If you were following me on Twitter, you probably saw many posts from my 4 days away, and if you didn’t, check out #FNCE to see what everyone was tweeting. Here is a (very) brief rundown of the highlights of my trip: Tweetups. I had the opportunity to have dinner with so… read more »

Spiced Delicata Squash with Pears

The following post was written by nutritioulicious™ intern Jo Bartell As the fall sets in, I start to crave squash (well, I always crave squash), and I love that so many varieties of winter squash are at the farmers market, the grocery store, and in all the cooking magazines! One pretty and yummy winter squash that I sometimes forget about is the delicata squash. If you’ve never seen a delicata squash, it’s about the size of a large potato. The outside is cream colored with thin dark green vertica… read more »

Walnut Nutrition

By now you know that I’m a fan of walnuts. What with my post about interesting walnut facts, walnut pesto, dinner with walnuts, and how walnuts are harvested, you probably think that walnuts are the only nut I eat (not true)! I could go on for a few more blog posts about walnuts and my time at the walnut harvest festival, but I’ll make this my last post on the subject (at least for now). After all, this is a nutrition blog, so I would be remiss if I didn’t tell you about the nutritional benef… read more »