Author Archives: Sangeeta Pradhan RD, CDE

About Sangeeta Pradhan RD, CDE

Hi there! Welcome to my blog! If you are confused with all the conflicting messages you get bombarded with every day on carbs, fats, proteins, gluten and anything you can think of related to nutrition, look no further! The purpose of my blog is to cut through all this clutter, utilizing scientific, evidence based guidelines to help you, the consumer, navigate the complex, dietary landscape, and thus empower you to make informed decisions.

Ditch the diet and start living!

I had been planning to post this in early January 2020, when New Year’s resolutions were on everyone’s minds, but as it often does, life got in the way, and now here we are…January is fading into February, and chances … Continue reading

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Spicy, stuffed peppers with kale and quinoa, vegetarian, gluten-free.

As temperatures plummet, piping hot dishes make their way to our dinner table. Hearty, wholesome soups, and stews take center stage and this oh-so- satisfying stuffed pepper dish joins the ranks of one of our favorite hot entrees for the … Continue reading

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Tirangi (tricolor) modak (sweet, steamed rice dumpling with coconut and jaggery), Vegan, gluten free.

Originally posted on Web Dietitian:
If you have ever visited or lived in my native Maharashtra, a state on the western coast of India during the Ganesh Chathurti holiday season, then you are no stranger to the enchanting atmosphere that the…

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