PKD Connection Blog

Shrimp is always a delicious dish, but spicing it up with chili and lime turns it into the perfect entrée with a little zest and a lot of flavor. Our Marketing Specialist, Tierra Hogan, tried out Chili Lime Shrimp from […]

The Super Bowl may have passed but that doesn’t mean we can’t keep enjoying appetizers here and there, especially if the appetizer is healthy! Our Marketing Specialist, Tierra Hogan, spent this past cold weekend staying in to try out Artichoke […]

In our ongoing adventure to test the cooking aptitude of the PKD Foundation staff, Joe Berrigan, our Community Fundraising Specialist, and sous-chef, Lando, made spicy sweet potato fries from our PKD cookbook, Cooking Well. Here’s what they had to say: […]

With winter weather persisting, it might be cold outside, but you don’t have to be! If you’re a fan of keeping it cozy with soups and stews, then you have to check out our PKD cookbook, Cooking Well. This week, […]

This week, we called on our in-house graphic designer, Glenn McMillan, and his wife, Tessa, to try the Apple Muffin recipe from Cooking Well. They said the muffins turned out great. They had fun baking together and even shared this beautiful […]

’Tis the season for holiday parties! If you need a quick, easy and flavorful appetizer to bring to a friend’s event or set out at your own, try our six-ingredient hummus from the Cooking Well cookbook. Cooking Well provides PKD […]

Winter is coming, and we’d like to share a recipe from our Cooking Well cookbook to brighten your day. This healthy and satisfying entrée is low in sodium and high in deliciousness. Cooking Well is more than just a cookbook […]

Let’s leap into autumn with a tasty, seasonal side dish from the Cooking Well cookbook! In Cooking Well, you’ll find a multitude of kidney-healthy recipes and dietary guidelines for PKD patients. In collaboration with dietitian Jacob Taylor, Ph.D., RD, LD, we […]

The name may sound extra-fancy, but if you have some baking know-how, you can master this soufflé-like dessert from our Cooking Well cookbook. This cookbook is not just a cookbook of delicious, healthy foods, but is based on the research […]

As summer vegetable season winds down, we wanted to share a simple recipe from our Cooking Well cookbook. In addition to recipes, Cooking Well has a general set of guidelines to help you eat healthy while living with PKD. Applying […]

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