The summer sessions of Healthy BLOOMers began this week! On the first day, the children harvested 24 lbs of zucchini from our urban garden, and used it to make the following recipe for vegan tacos. It’s not too late to sign your child up for the program! They will get a head start in
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Global Cuisine at Health 360

Participants in Health 360 come from many different backgrounds and traditions. They represent the American South, Trinidad, Greece, Guyana, and St. Maarten, among others. We can find healthy foods all around the globe! With this in mind, a Nigerian nutritionist taught us how to make a traditional Nigerian dish called “moinmoin,” a steamed cake made
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Healthy Egg Salad from the BSCAH Hens

On the BSCAH Urban Farm, we have a chicken coop with twelve egg-laying hens. This past week at the Stomp Out Obesity program, students from the Eagle Scholars Academy prepared a healthier version of egg salad using eggs that we gathered from the coop earlier that day. By using nonfat Greek yogurt to replace some
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Zucchini with Feta, Walnuts and Dill

Raw zucchini is wonderful when sliced very thin, carpaccio-thin. In this recipe it’s topped with feta, dill, and walnuts for a Greek spin, but it would be equally delicious with shaved Parmigiano-Reggiano, basil, and pine nuts. Don’t be tempted to save time and toss the zucchini with the other ingredients in a bowl—it will turn
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Unlike most salads, this one keeps very well in the fridge, retaining its crunch and developing flavor over a couple days. Store in an airtight container in the fridge for up to 5 days. Toss gently before serving.  From seriouseats.com. About This Recipe Yield: Makes 4 salads Active time: 10 minutes Total time: 1 hour
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Vegetarian Sandwich

  • January 14, 2012 /
  • by BSCAH /
  • Bed-Stuy, Bed-Stuy Campaign Against Hunger, BSCAH, community health, diabetic recipes, Dr. Melony Samuels, food pantry, health, healthy meals, healthy recipes, hunger, New York, social services, Super Pantry, Urban Farming, Victory Garden /
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Recipe for Monday, 3/2/98 This week we are featuring complete lunch menus and accompanying recipes from the cookbook Magic Menus for People with Diabetes, a calorie-controlled collection of the “best of” the award-winning Month of Meals series of menu planners. You can order a copy of this and many other cookbooks from our online bookstore
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