She noted that Arizona grocery stores are fortunate to have a great selection of fresh produce.

Here’s how Bayat stays motivated to eat healthy: “I try to consciously think about how (eating healthy) is helping my body, and that makes me feel better about the actions that I’m taking.” 

In case you missed the live version of #FoodieFriday and want to learn how to make The Bodhi’s almond dip, you can view the recording. The next #FoodieFriday event will feature the owner of Someburros, ASU communications alumnus Timothy Vasquez. Register today for the March 19 event.

Macey Sierka

Student assistant, ASU Alumni Association