Living Well

Jan
03

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

Jan
01

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

Dec
25

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

Dec
18

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

Dec
11

Savory Tarts for a Potluck

The great thing about potlucks is that there are a variety of foods to try, and you get to see some of your friends’ and family’s best dishes on display. Another appreciable aspect of potlucks is that if you don’t like the foods that other people... …more

Dec
04

Chocolate Cake Cookies with Cream Cheese Frosting and Berry Compote

There is nothing quite like a chocolatey, chewy cake-inspired cookie to satisfy your sugar cravings. Topped with a decadent spread of cream cheese frosting and tart berry compote, this cookie, with its beautiful complimentary colors, will capture... …more

Dec
03

Persimmon Crumble with Orange-Vanilla Cream

Do you find yourself defaulting to the same types of desserts every holiday season? This winter, spice up your dessert routine with this recipe for a persimmon crumble with orange-vanilla cream from HHS Chef Eric Pierce. This take on a classic apple... …more

Dec
01

The Ample Charm of Persimmons

By Lauren Banks, RD If you’ve never seen a persimmon before, you might say it looks like a tomato or an apple, but the persimmon is quite distinct in the fruit family. When a persimmon is ripe, it’s one of the sweetest of all fruits. …more

Nov
27

Replacing Caulking in Your Shower or Bathtub

When old caulking begins to chip and peel around your tub or shower, your home becomes susceptible to mold and mildew. Additionally, the constant water exposure can ruin floorboards and interior walls. If you notice that your caulking is beginning to... …more

Nov
20

How to Get a Glass Stove Top to Shine Without Using Harsh Chemicals

Electric, glass stove tops are sleek and stylish, especially if you like the modern style. However, when spills happen during cooking, you’ll want to clean them up quickly before the liquid gets stuck on. Sometimes, when you don’t get the chance to... …more