House Calls

SUM 2019

House Calls Magazine is a quarterly publication that focuses on health and wellness. It includes a wide assortment of articles with topics on the latest health and wellness information, nutrition, safety, lifestyles, and more.

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specials board 44 { summer 2019 } h o u s e c a l l s Mexican-Style Street Corn (Serves 8) 1/4 cup plus 2 Tbsp. crumbled cojita cheese, separated 1/4 cup nonfat sour cream 1/4 cup light mayonnaise 1 tsp. chili powder 1/4 tsp. garlic powder 8 ears corn, shucked Freshly chopped cilantro leaves Lime wedges, for garnish Preheat grill to high heat. While grill is preheating, whisk together 1/4 cup cheese, sour cream, mayonnaise, chili powder, and garlic powder until well combined. Set aside at room temperature. (This crema can be made up to one day in advance and refrigerated.) Once grill is hot, place ears of corn directly over hot coals (or on grill grate) and cook, rotating occasionally, until tender and lightly charred on all sides, for about 7 minutes total. 4 Transfer cooked corn to serving platter, arranging in a single layer. Brush tops of each cob with the crema then sprinkle with remaining cheese and chopped cilantro. Serve immediately alongside lime wedges. Nutrition facts (per cob): 168 calories, 5g total fat, 1.5g saturated fat, 11mg cholesterol, 127mg sodium, 24g carbohydrates, 1g fiber, 5g sugar, 5g protein Sweet Green Salad (Serves 8) 6 cups seedless watermelon, cut into bite-sized cubes 2 cups sugar snap peas, strings removed, thinly sliced lengthwise 1 (8-oz.) brick of feta cheese, cut into small cubes 1 small cucumber, seeded and cut into bite-sized pieces 1/2 cup red onion, halved and thinly sliced (or shaved using a mandolin) Juice of 1 lemon 2 Tbsp. olive oil 1/8 tsp. salt 2 Tbsp. coarsely chopped mint leaves 1 Combine the watermelon, peas, feta, cucumber, and onion in a large serving bowl. For the vinaigrette, whisk the lemon, olive oil, and salt together in a small bowl. Gently stir the vinaigrette and mint into the salad and serve immediately. Nutrition facts (per serving): 136 calories, 7g total fat, 3g saturated fat, 16.5mg cholesterol, 211mg sodium, 14g carbohydrates, 2g fiber, 10g sugar, 4g protein

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