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What is Winter Blues and How to Fight It with Foods Rich in Serotonin

By Erika Guzman, Recent ASU Nutrition Student   As winter is in full gear, and still dark and chilly outside. Does the cold, dark weather affect your mood? Do you feel depressed or sad or simply don’t feel like yourself? … Continue reading

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The Comfort of Tinga De Pollo

By Erika Guzman, Recent ASU Nutrition Student On cold winter days, a hot bowl of soup or something spicy seems to be the most delicious meal. Whether it’s after a long day, or just a day full of laziness, comforting … Continue reading

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It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

By Bailey Roden, Arizona Farm Bureau The outside temperature is dropping and the seasons are changing. That’s right, the holidays are here! If you’re anything like me than you are jumping up and down from excitement. Eggnog is back in … Continue reading

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Making Tamales: The Beginnings of a Holiday Family Tradition

By Cecelia Wilken, Current ASU Nutrition Student One of the tell-tell signs that the holidays are approaching in Central Phoenix are tamales. I have vague childhood memories of my day-care provider’s family huddled around tables stacked high with ingredients. The … Continue reading

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Citrus, Citrus and More Citrus

By Kat Brown, Recent ASU Nutrition Student   There is a reason one of the “Five C’s” is citrus. Arizona is one of four states that supply our nation with citrus. This is due to the sensitive nature of citrus … Continue reading

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