Karen Propis Siegel (aka: Queen of Quick Cooking) and fellow acupuncturist in our practice has shared this recipe for the perfect summer broccoli salad. It originated from a dear friend of hers, Rosie, who was a fantastic cook and baker. She gave of herself passionately and lived life with zest. … [Read more...] about Rosie’s Broccoli Salad Recipe with Raisins and Sunflower Seeds
Karen Propis Siegel (aka: Queen of Quick Cooking) and fellow acupuncturist in our practice created this amazing recipe for the perfect summer salad. Carrots are a great source of beta carotene, Vitamin A, B Vitamins, Vitamin K and potassium. In TCM they help improve digestion and strengthen … [Read more...] about Carrot Raisin and Apple Salad
This simple and delicious granola recipe is a yummy way to incorporate whole grains and extra fiber into your morning routine. Making your granola at home instead of buying it from the store ensures less preservatives and you can modify the granola to your exact liking! Rather than grabbing a … [Read more...] about Peanut Butter Granola Recipe
Spring is a time of growth and movement. It is the seasonal transition to summer as the natural yang qi or warming energy emerges from the cold and dormant winter. Eating in balance with the seasons promotes digestive health which in turn promotes overall health. The purpose of moving away from … [Read more...] about Asian Salad with Peanut Dressing
I’d like to introduce you to the Queen of Quick Cooking. She’s my alter ego that emerged from my roots as a registered dietitian/ nutritionist and fueled by my love of creating delicious and nutritious meals for my family. My mission is simple: Provide quick and easy recipes that anyone can throw … [Read more...] about Meet The Queen of Quick Cooking!
Having warm foods for breakfast is a great way to begin your day in the long stretches of winter. Eating breakfast between 7-11 a.m. is ideal, as that timeframe is when your spleen and stomach energy are at peak functionality. It’s best to balance carbohydrate with protein in order to maintain blood … [Read more...] about Winter Warming Breakfast Ideas