Archive for 'Tag Archives: 'Halloween''

Pumpkin-Cranberry Bread

Pumpkin-Cranberry Bread

Fall in love with this easy, whole-wheat pumpkin bread recipe. By: Jodie Shield, MED, RDN When I think about fall, the first thing that comes to mind: bright-orange pumpkins. Sure, they make festive Halloween and Thanksgiving [...]

DIY Pumpkin Seeds

DIY Pumpkin Seeds

Skip the store bought seeds and roast your own! By: Jodie Shield, RDN  When you’re carving your Halloween jack-o-lantern, make sure you save the seeds. Pumpkin seeds (AKA pepitas) are a good source of protein and [...]

Trick or Treat: What Can My Gluten-Free Child Eat?

Trick or Treat: What Can My Gluten-Free Child Eat?

Tips to help you unwrap the truth about gluten-free Halloween candy and treats. Guest Post By: Molly Hodul, Dominican University Nutrition Student As a parent of a gluten-free child, finding yummy, safe Halloween treats can be [...]

Chocolate Orange Pistachio Bark

Chocolate Orange Pistachio Bark

DIY Halloween candy with a heart-healthy twist! By: Jodie Shield, RDN Need a hauntingly good-for-you Halloween treat? This festive homemade pistachio bark is loaded with heart-healthy dark chocolate and 100% orange juice. Don’t be scared to [...]

Five Tips for Dealing with Halloween Candy Overload

Five Tips for Dealing with Halloween Candy Overload

  How to prevent your kids from turning into candy monsters! By: Jodie Shield, RD At my house when kids chant, “Trick or treat, give me something good to eat.” You know what I say? Define [...]

What’s the Best Halloween Treat?

What’s the Best Halloween Treat?

By: Jodie Shield, RD Will a zombie, superhero or character from Monster High be knocking on your door this Halloween? Don’t be scared, be prepared! It’s easier than ever to find Halloween treats to make kids [...]

Gross Grub: Shield Family Halloween Dinner Favorites

Gross Grub: Shield Family Halloween Dinner Favorites

By: Jodie Shield, RD One way to make sure your kids eat more than just candy this year is to serve them a supper they will never forget.  Here are a few of my family’s favorite [...]