Calgary Dietitian

August 24, 2021

Building better habits: 4 strategies to help you change your choice

You want to be healthier. You want to build better habits. You have the knowledge of what you “need to do”. Yet you also crave comfort, entertainment, and ease. And that means we might do the very habits we are trying so hard to change. But then…. You eat the […]
May 6, 2021

The Mediterranean Diet: what is it, why it matters in midlife and 12 tasty food tips to get started

In midlife, you want the freedom to enjoy delicious food so you can feel great about yourself and maintain an active lifestyle as you age. What if there was a diet that gave you this freedom and flexibility to focus on the foods you actually like to eat, and it […]
April 15, 2021

Tomato Olive Caper Sauce Recipe

This Tomato Olive Caper Sauce recipe is perfect for busy weeknights. It is fast to make and uses ingredients that you can keep in your kitchen as part of your healthy Midlife pantry. What makes this Tomato Olive Caper Sauce recipe “healthy”? Extra-virgin olive oil is an anti-inflammatory fat and […]
March 25, 2021

Motivation tips to help you do things you know you “need” to do but don’t want to do or never feel like doing: how to achieve your goals

We all have things that we know we “need” to do, but never can quite find the right time, energy or motivation to do them. For some of us, that might be going for a walk even though it is cool or rainy outside. For others, it is creating some […]
March 1, 2021

How this midlife dietitian can help you find your healthy in midlife #FindYourHealthy

In midlife, you’ve tried various food and nutrition approaches over the years. Some worked, for a time, others didn’t. What is good for others may not be “good for you”. Now what? In midlife, it’s time to find your healthy. This year’s Nutrition Month theme is Good for you: Dietitians […]
February 3, 2021

Body image in midlife: How to improve yours

Trigger Warning – this blog post explores body image, body dissatisfaction and includes reflective questions to explore your own body image. If you or someone you know would benefit from additional support, contact NEDIC or a regulated health professional to access resources to support you. Most women’s body image in […]