Category Archives: Food Facts

Beans, Beans the Magical Fruit…

By Morgan Crawford a Recent ASU Nutrition Student   Beans and legumes have been a staple of many diets throughout the world for centuries. Some of the earliest crops were discovered in Thailand over 9,000 years ago. In Europe, bean … Continue reading

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Tomato Soup

By Alexandra Pettit It’s that time of year where everyone is catching the ick. A recipe for tomato soup is sure to get you back to feeling better in no time. Tomatoes have many health benefits. Tomatoes can help with … Continue reading

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How to Eat Healthy in an Airport

By Erin Wyatt A Recent ASU Nutrition Student   With the next long holiday weekend approaching in May, you may find yourself in an airport. Therefore, you are more than likely to find yourself delayed in an airport. Chances are, … Continue reading

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What’s in season? Eggplant

Erika Guzman A Recent ASU Nutrition Student When vegetables are in season, it usually means it’s very tasty and it’s cheap! This season, it’s eggplant! Although the large purple vegetables very common around the states, there are also other types … Continue reading

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4 Easy Ways to Get More Fiber

By Angela Bates a Recent ASU Nutrition Student Fiber is a very important carbohydrate. Normally, carbohydrates are broken down by the body to be used as energy in the form of glucose, but fiber does not get broken down by … Continue reading

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