Flatbread Company Benefit Night

The Nourish Boston team got together last Tuesday night for a benefit night hosted by Flatbread Company in Davis Square, Somerville! It was a great night full of delicious pizza, bowling, face painting, and raffle prizes for a few lucky winners. A huge thank you to Whole Foods Somerville, Taza Chocolate, the Museum of Science, the […]

Nourish Boston at the Dorchester Winter Farmer’s Market

The Dorchester Winter Farmer’s Market is now in full swing for 2014, and Nourish Boston was happy to attend the second Sunday of the season this past weekend.  It was wonderful to meet members of the community and talk about (and taste) healthy, delicious food! The market offers a great mix of local and organic produce stands […]

Food Revolution Day: Cook it. Share it. Live it.

Jamie Oliver is a celebrity chef known for his creative, Italian-inspired dishes and emphasis on fresh, basic ingredients.  But Oliver’s vision and passion for cooking extends beyond his cookbooks and episodes of Jamie at Home or The Naked Chef on the Food Network.  In 2010, he founded the Jamie Oliver Food Foundation (JOFF), a non-profit […]

Drinking Sugary Beverages Associated with Eating Unhealthy Foods

Reports show that over the past 20 years, consumption of sugary beverages has increased – kids are drinking more soda, fruit drinks, sport drinks and energy drinks.  According to a new study from the Department of Nutrition, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, sugar-sweetened beverages (SSB) are not only responsible for higher calorie diets in […]

Health Benefits of Taza’s Pure Dark Chocolate

We at Nourish Boston love nutritious, delicious, whole foods that are good for the earth, body, and soul – and that includes dark chocolate! Before chocolate became a confectionery food product doctored up with excess dairy and fat, it was consumed in a more pure form for health benefits. Chocolate was an important source of […]

TED Talk Collection

Looking for inspiration and new ideas?  TED is a great place to start.  TED is a nonprofit that brings people from the Technology, Entertainment, and Design realms together to speak, present, and share idea.  Experts, authors, scientists, and artists present their passions at conferences and events every year around the world, but TED also shares […]

Are Children Getting Enough Exercise?

NPR is currently reporting the results of a recent poll conducted in conjunction with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard School of Public Health in a series called On the Run: How Families Struggle to Eat Well and Exercise. The survey focuses on the childhood obesity epidemic and the combination of factors determined […]