The Unconventional Dietitian Blog

Personal stories and tips about food, health and wellness.
Breakfast Burrito Bowl

Breakfast Burrito Bowl

Since breakfast is the most important meal of the day, we might as well make it one that we really enjoy!  For me, any food that has a Mexican flare excites me. In fact, my husband often says if he didn't know any better he would think I'm part Mexican. This Breakfast...

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Balanced Breakfast Ideas

Balanced Breakfast Ideas

When it comes to start the day, we are often looking for something quick and easy. While the ol' cliche rings true, breakfast is the most important meal of the day, having a plan for this influential meal makes the morning (and quite frankly the day) run just a little...

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The Process of Changing Habits

The Process of Changing Habits

Changing habits is hard - even with the best intentions. When it comes to changing your eating habits it is even harder. You have been formulating your eating style since the day you were born with many things influence your eating habits. The taste of food. The...

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Going Beyond the Avocado: Avocado Oil

Going Beyond the Avocado: Avocado Oil

Contrary to popular belief, fat is essential to the health and proper function of the body. Say what?! I know, it's shocking, but stay with me. The fats found in foods we love from plants and animals are known as dietary fats. Dietary fat is a macronutrient that...

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The 6W’s of Taking Probiotics-part 2

The 6W’s of Taking Probiotics-part 2

Probiotics are beneficial for many reasons. These posts explore the 6W's - what, where, who, why, when, and which - about taking probiotics. Part 1 looks at what they are, where to find them  and who should take them. This part reviews why we need them, when we should...

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The 6W’s of Taking Probiotics-part 1

The 6W’s of Taking Probiotics-part 1

Probiotics. A buzz word with seemingly a lot of confusion around it. These posts will explore the 6W's - what, where, who, why, when, and which - about taking probiotics. Part 1 looks at what they are, where to find them , and who should take them. Part 2 reviews why...

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5 Most Nutritious Vegetables

5 Most Nutritious Vegetables

Adding more vegetables into your daily diet is one of the easiest choices that you can make to improve your health and wellbeing. All vegetables contain many vitamins and minerals that are essential to our health, but it’s no secret that some vegetables are...

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