Is This How Subway “Piles on the Veggies”??

Is This How Subway “Piles on the Veggies”??

Last month, with much fanfare in the nutrition community, Subway announced its “Pile on the Veggies” campaign in collaboration with Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move” initiative to end childhood obesity. What a great way to get kids to eat more healthful … Continue reading

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The Real Winner of the Super Bowl is…

The Real Winner of the Super Bowl is…

Let’s not kid ourselves, the real winner of the Super Bowl is diabetes. There are too many junk food ads. Do you agree? Get Fooducated Download APP Subscribe Follow

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10 Healthy Superbowl Snack Ideas We Crowdsourced from You!

10 Healthy Superbowl Snack Ideas We Crowdsourced from You!

Earlier this week we asked you to pitch in with some ideas for healthy Superbowl Snacks. The response on the blog and facebook has been great! Here are some of your suggestions: 1. Katie Morford, RD, of Mom’s Kitchen Handbook, … Continue reading

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Needed: Suggestions for Healthy Superbowl Snacking

Needed: Suggestions for Healthy Superbowl Snacking

The Superbowl is coming up, and with it, an opportunity to spend 3-5 hours with friends, in front of TV, with a more than ample supply of food and drink. It’s a fun and exhilarating afternoon…with the potential to derail … Continue reading

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Do it Pistachio Style

Do it Pistachio Style

On the advertising front, Superbowls are a known nutrition atrocities. We’ve written in the past about our longing for a kale commercial during the big game. Yesterday we came as close as could be to a healthy food getting 30 … Continue reading

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Doritos Girl Bares All (Ingredients) [Video]

Doritos Girl Bares All (Ingredients) [Video]

Do you know what’s in your bag of Doritos? This Doritos Superbowl commercial needed some editing… See for yourself some of the absurd ingredients they are putting in your snacks… Get Fooducated: iPhone App Android App Web App  RSS or  Email Follow us on twitter: twitter.com/fooducate on facebook: facebook.com/fooducate Get … Continue reading

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What’s Greek Yogurt Doing at the Superbowl?

What’s Greek Yogurt Doing at the Superbowl?

Finally in 2012, a Superbowl ad for food other than junk. Dannon presented its Oikos Greek Yogurt in a playful, sexy little clip featuring John Stamos and a pretty, albeit violent, partner. Will a 30 second spot for $3.5 million convince … Continue reading

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You Won’t See THIS Commercial During the Superbowl

You Won’t See THIS Commercial During the Superbowl

You won’t see this commercial, by Chef Rob Endelman and his wife, during the big game today. That’s because Quinoa, broccoli, and other healthy foods are not part of the modern multi billion dollar food chain. But imagine if Kale … Continue reading

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Three Easy and Healthy Superbowl Snacks for the Whole Family

Three Easy and Healthy Superbowl Snacks for the Whole Family

This is a guest blog post by Elizabeth Ward, MS, RD Getting your fruits and vegetables may be the last thing on your mind on Superbowl Sunday. Don’t give it another thought. These winning munchies are so delicious that your … Continue reading

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Superbowl Snacks: Persimmon-Avocado Nachos [Recipe]

Superbowl Snacks: Persimmon-Avocado Nachos [Recipe]

To counter our processed-food bashing and ensuing depression, we like to showcase healthy, tasty recipes here on Fooducate. With the Superbowl coming up, you may be tempted to Dorito-fy your household. STOP! We want to show you how easy and … Continue reading

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