Summer has finally arrived! With the warm weather upon us, Americans nationwide are coming together to enjoy time outdoors. From ballparks and beaches, picnics and backyard BBQs, people are seizing the summertime to entertain outdoors. Whether you’re grilling at home or going on a road trip, nutritionist Julie Upton provides the latest tips for eating healthier. Julie shares her insights on nutritional products from some of the following categories: Ģ Produce boards or other commodity groups Ģ Healthy thirst quenchers Ģ Convenience foods that travel well and deliver good nutrition Ģ Foods for healthy grilling Ģ Whole grain options Ģ Products to help keep perishables safe in the heat Ģ Kitchen gadgets designed for summertime food preparation More about Julie Upton: Julie Upton is a registered dietitian and communications expert specializing in nutrition, fitness and health. As a former New York City-based national spokesperson for the American Dietetic Association, Julie is interviewed in hundreds of magazine articles and is a frequent guest on national and local television and radio stations. She has appeared on the NBC Today Show, CBS Evening News, ABC World News Tonight, CNN Headline News, and Fox News Fox & Friends. She has also appeared on MTV, Access Hollywood, E! Entertainment News and Extra to provide expert commentary on Hollywood nutrition trends. Julie attended the University of Michigan and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition from Michigan State University. She completed her dietetic internship at Harvard Medical School and holds a Master of Science Degree in Nutrition Communications from Boston University.