• By Julie Stefanski
  • In 2018
  • December 26, 2018

Food Waste: Keeping a Clean and Organized Pantry

By Rosanne Rust, MS, RDN, LDN While I don’t love the vaguely defined term “clean eating”, I do love a clean kitchen. Many of you may find a lot of leftover goodies in your chaotic kitchen this month, and soon you’ll be anxious to get back to normal eating. Now is a great time to […]


  • By Julie Stefanski
  • In 2018
  • December 20, 2018

Happy (Mindful) Holidays

By Beth Stark RD, LDN ‘Tis the season to eat, drink and be merry! If you’re wondering how to balance the holiday seasons’ abundance of social gatherings and indulgent eats with your healthy lifestyle, wonder no more and prepare to be mindful. Mindful eating is centered on creating awareness of your eating pace, the flavors […]


  • By Julie Stefanski
  • In Uncategorized
  • December 11, 2018

Healthy Holiday Eating with Diabetes

By Felicia Porrazza, MDA, RDN, LDN The holidays are here and while this time can be filled with fun activities, it can also be a stressful, especially if you are trying to prevent or control diabetes. It is important to find a balance between your health and enjoyment of the holiday season. Navigate the holiday […]


  • By Julie Stefanski
  • In Uncategorized
  • December 11, 2018

Don’t You Wish You Were an IUP SAND Member?

The Student Association of Nutrition and Dietetics (SAND) at Indiana University of Pennsylvania By Paige Finkenbinder, 2018-2019 SAND President The Student Association of Nutrition and Dietetics (SAND) is a student-led organization made up of about 80 nutrition and dietetics majors at Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP). Community service and professional development are two main focus […]


  • By Julie Stefanski
  • In 2018
  • December 4, 2018

Traditional Holiday Sweets

By Laura Ali, MS, RDN, LDN   “The children were nestled all snug in their beds while visions of sugarplums danced in their heads”  Twas the Night Before Christmas, Clement Moore You may think this post about traditional holiday sweets is going to be about holiday cakes, cookies, and candy, but if you look through […]