Category: Health & Lifestyle

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Need cooking tips? Sargent Choice can help

Do your cooking skills end with cereal and toast?  No fear – Sargent Choice has got  you covered!  Each Wednesday, the Sargent Choice bloggers feature their favorite online resources for healthy, simple cooking tips in a series called Best of the Food Web: Start Cooking.  Many of the featured sites include recipes, concise instruction and […]

Sargent Choice Night Tonight

Dining Services and the Nutrition & Fitness Center are excited to offer Sargent Choice exclusive options at all of the student dining halls tonight beginning at 5:00 PM.  Sargent Choice only holds these nights once per semester – don’t miss out on a chance to try some delicious, healthy dishes!

From Joan Salge Blake:

From Joan Salge Blake:

Do you know what a serving of wine looks like?  Joan explains that the look of wine glasses can be deceiving:

From Joan Salge Blake:

President Obama reportedly has high cholesterol… Michele says it’s from too many burgers.   How about a bean burrito instead? Here’s why: Beauty and the Beans.

Best Weight Loss Advice You’ve Never Heard

Joan Salge Blake contributed to an eye-opening piece that is finally offering dieters tips other than “eat more veggies,” including Joan’s idea: “Weight Loss Tip No. 7: Downsize Your Dinnerware:  Experts say they’ve seen it again and again: The larger your plate, the more you’re likely to put on it. So serving your meals on […]