Abigail Joy Dougherty: Registered Dietitian, Nutrition Expert & Lover of Life

Posts Tagged ‘Dietitian’

Sprouts Farmers Market: These are a Few of My Favorite Things

Tweet Tweet Pin It Full Disclosure: Sprouts paid for all expenses while on the #HelloSprouts Blogger Tour and I have been compensated for this post. All opinions expressed below are 100% my own. Transparency and full disclosure are very important to me! Thanks for reading! ~Abby Sprouts Farmers Market: These are a Few of My Favorite Things […]

Vegetarian Black Bean and Sweet Potato Enchilada Casserole

Tweet Tweet Pin It Happy Meatless Monday my friends!! Ohhhh how I love enchiladas but ohhhh how I do not like all the prep work that goes into them. There is the dipping and the rolling and the stuffing of the pan… Noooo worries, enchilada casserole to the rescue!! I was inspired to make this recipe […]

Creamy Avocado Zoodles and Blackened Shrimp

Tweet Tweet Pin It Creamy Avocado Zoodles with Blackened Shrimp?!? Ohhhh yes, my friends, you read that right!! This recipe has quickly climbed to the top of my go-to list for so many reasons! It’s so nutritious! Hello, zucchini is the bomb.com and packed with vitamins and minerals plus healthy fats from the avocado and lean protein […]

What are Calories?

Tweet Tweet Pin It “OMG, do you know how many calories are in that?” We hear the word “calorie” ALL THE TIME; but do we really know what it means? A simple definition of a calorie is a unit of energy – meaning, the food you are eating is your bodies energy source.  When you […]

Exercise in the Great Outdoors

Tweet Tweet Pin It Exercise in the Great Outdoors: God’s Playground!! Yesterday, my husband and I were out on a GORGEOUS bike ride – It was amazing! It’s summer, the sun was shining, there was water nearby, I was sweating but honestly having such a great time I didn’t even feel like I was exercising! […]

Don’t Be a Fool: How to Avoid Being Fooled by Common Health Claims

Tweet Tweet Pin It Happy April Fools Day!!  With all of the trendy health claims on food  packages these days, it could feel like everyday is April Fools Day. While the food products’ packaging may be eye-catching with bright colors and a ridiculous amount of health claims, these claims may be fooling us as consumers! […]

The Facts about Eggs

Tweet Tweet Pin It EGGS! With Easter fast approaching, eggs are on center stage. With all the information out there today, do you ever feel stumped about which eggs to buy and even if eggs are good or bad for you? Wonder no more! I’m breaking it down to help you you get the FACTS […]

How to Travel Like a Dietitian

Tweet Tweet Pin It I love to travel! I love to travel for work, fun and all the areas in between! The last year, specifically April-October 2015, were an absolute whirlwind of travel for me — A huge change from my normal routine but a welcome change and a life changing change! In March of […]

Vegetables for Breakfast!

Tweet Tweet Pin It Yes, you heard that right…. VEGGIES FOR BREAKFAST!! Hoooray!! This is one of my favorite ways to start any day off with a super-duper-awesome nutrition booster!! Vegetables are like little multivitamins straight out of the ground; what a treat!! AND eating vegetables in combination with a healthy source of fat and […]

Healthy Eating on the Go! Part 2

Tweet Tweet Pin It Do you ever feel like there are not enough hours in the day or that you can’t find the time to prepare and cook a healthy meal, or even have time to actually sit down and eat lunch? If so, you are not alone! With today’s fast-paced lifestyle, people are on the […]