Living Well


Surprising Benefits of Walnuts

By Lauren Banks, R.D. Walnuts make for a great crunchy snack, but did you know that they offer some surprising health benefits? Although walnuts are high in fat, they have long been considered to be beneficial for both heart and brain health due to... …more


The Secret to a Crisply Folded Fitted Sheet

Folding a fitted sheet can be somewhat intimidating, causing many of us to skip folding altogether and instead wadding it up in a ball and throwing it in the linen closet. While we definitely don’t blame you, we are here to tell you that folding a... …more


Three Unique Vinaigrette Salad Dressings

When it comes to salad dressings, vinaigrettes are the most versatile out there. Whether you are craving a fresh citrus twist, a mixture of sweet and tart, or something that is all-around fruity, there is a vinaigrette that’ll meet your cravings and... …more


How to Keep Pet Odors at Bay

Whether you have a dog, cat, ferret, or hamster, pets are like family to many. We let them cuddle up with us on the couch, sleep on top of our pillows, and play all throughout the house. Unfortunately, no matter how much we bathe and keep them clean,... …more


Stuffed Chicken with Forest Mushrooms

If you’ve ever dreamed of creating a chef-quality meal at home, this dish is an excellent place to start. Starting off with fresh, hormone- and antibiotic-free chicken, then stuffing it with a flavorful mixture of rich cream and hearty forest... …more


How to Get the Best Results From Your Dishwasher

Every dishwasher is different with unique designs and functions. But, no matter the type of appliance you have, it cannot efficiently clean your dishes if it is improperly loaded. When you cram in too many dishes or place oversized platters or pans... …more


Mushroom 101: Everything You Need to Know

By Lauren Banks, R.D. Did you know that mushrooms are not a vegetable but are actually considered a fungus? Even if the idea of eating a fungus may not sound very healthy, mushrooms are a low calorie food item and a great source of a number of helpful... …more


Dietitian-Approved Tips for a Healthy New Year

By Maddy Davis, RD The new year is when many of us take time to set resolutions and vow to have a fresh and clean start. It is the perfect time to say goodbye to unhealthy habits and lifestyle choices and focus on bringing about positive changes to... …more


French Toast Casserole

Next time you’re in the mood for French toast, don’t waste your time standing by the stovetop dipping and pan-frying every slice of bread. Instead, test out this recipe where the oven does all the work! The pillowy brioche bread paired with the... …more


Homemade Buñuelos

For many families of Hispanic heritage, buñuelos are a tradition passed down from generation to generation. Often associated with Christmastime and the winter season, this dessert is bound to make you feel at home. The sweetness of the... …more