April 29th, 2018

The Truth about the BMI

The Truth about the BMI by Laura Cipullo, RD, CDE, CEDRD, CDN, Whole Nutrition Services   BMI is a term you might have heard of -- through either your doctor or a health article or maybe even your child’s teacher. If you don’t know what it is, the initials stand for Body Mass Index, and it is determined by making a calculation using your height and weight. The BMI categories are Underweight (any BMI less ...

December 21st, 2017

Peel the Layers with our CLASSES

Peel The Layers and Find Yourself in 2018 The Lifestyle Lounge is a full service wellness center serving the whole family ages newborn to ... Click here to find one of our favorite classes!   CLICK ...

August 19th, 2017

Favorite Summer Meals to Eat Before Summer is Over

Favorite Summer Meals to Eat Before Summer is Over By Laura Cipullo Whole Nutrition Services Team Summer is not over yet! Give some of a my favorite summer recipes a try! California Grilled Chicken (Recipe hint: Serve over Zoodles!) http://www.delish.com/cooking/recipe-ideas/recipes/a53158/california-grilled-chicken-recipe/ Grilled Pork Tacos with Mango Salsa (Recipe Hint: Serve with ...

July 29th, 2017

Seamless Exposed: The Secret Behaviors Surrounding a Seamless Meal Order

Seamless Exposed: The Secret Behaviors Surrounding a Seamless Meal Order Laura Cipullo, RD, CEDRD, NYC, NY and Closter, NJ The company Seamless originally launched in 1999, as SeamlessWeb is an online system for ordering meal delivery. It seems like such a great idea for convenience. You create an account, store your credit card information, and voila, now you have a seamless experience ordering takeout/delivery food. Why ...

April 3rd, 2017

The 6 best foods to eat before you do yoga

The 6 best foods to eat before you do yoga By Laura Cipullo, RD, CDE, CEDRD, CDE While the general recommendation is to practice yoga on an empty stomach, fasting before you practice also isn’t advisable. In fact, making sure you are adequately nourished and hydrated can mean the difference between a strong and lousy downward-facing dog. Namely, yogis opt for fluids and snacks that are easily digestible, nutrient dense ...