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Hip hip hooray! It’s our 3rd blog birthday

Yes, that’s right, we’re celebrating big time today in the press room.  Another successful year has passed and it’s time to give thanks, make sure you caught the headlines and give you the scoop on what we’re cooking up next.


We loved….

Bringing………… you more fantastic dietitians and nutritionists, thanks for the wonderful posts to the past years contributors Shae Rickards, Casey Lewis, Kathy Usic, Sarah Leung, Jessica Tzvetkoff, Emily Houlahan, Camilla Cahill, Simone Austin, Tiffany Williams, Melanie McGrice, Dr Fiona Pelly, Dr Joanna McMillan, Larissa Meecham, Emily Orchard, Glenn Cardwell, Linda Chemello & Melissa Adamski, Prof Salas Salvado & Dr Ros, Michelle Broom, Ivana Goluza, Natalie Edwards, Angela Saunders & Michelle Reid, Antigone Kouris-Blazos, Melinda Boyd, Stephanie Langton, Di Munns, Dr Jane Muir, Chloe Mcleod, Danika Carty and especially to the wonderful  Hannah Gilbert for three posts also seen here and here and all the extra support during her time as my APD mentee.

Continuing …… the Sub of the Month mentoring program and encouraging more nutritionists and dietitians to jump on line professionally.  Thank you to all our amazing Subs in our 3rd year: Jessica Tzvetkoff who is going great guns with her site Nutrition and Style; Camilla Cahill who has just landed a new nutrition communication job;  Tiff Williams who is outback doing wonderful things in Indigenous health (check out her Instagram @youcancallmetiff); Hannah Gilbert who has had to move back home to Sydney as she had exhausted every winery and restaurant in Adelaide; Larissa Meecham who continues to inspire us with recipe inspiration; Linda Chemello and Melissa Adamski busy with their business Nutted Out Nutrition; Ivana Goluza who is growing The Nutrition Panel as an excellent service; Natalie Edwards who you’ll be hearing more from as my 2013 APD mentee; Stephanie Langton who is just back to Uni and her final year of dietetics (good luck!); Di Munns who has bravely started blogging; Danika Karty who has graduated and is embarking on her first private practice with great style; and last but not least Kasey Bateup who has been entertaining and teasing us with fab food all month on our Facebook page – stay tuned for her guest post early next week.  Thanks to all the previous subs too for staying in touch – drop us an update and a link below in the comments so everyone knows how well you’re doing with digital.

Growing…… our live twitter chat #EatKit in conjunction with Catherine Saxelby of FoodWatch.  Thanks to Chobani for being a supporter last year.

Helping…others and using social media for social good.  One of our most important posts was for World Blog Action Day as I’m a World Vision Blogger Ambassador – Take my hand we’ll make it I swear. The Power of We on World Blog Action Day.

It’s time to say a huge thanks to…

You.  Yes, you are the top of the list. Our lovely readers and supporters.  We can’t thank you enough for your comments and interest in sound nutrition and having a healthy relationship with food.


Source: via Emma on Pinterest


Thanks to Janet Helm for joining me to present on social media at our International Congress of Dietetics, along with Kara Lydon, Jacqui Gingras, Julie Rochefort  and Teri Lichtenstein.  Social Media is now well on it’s way to being a legitimate tool for health professionals and nutrition researchers in Australia.

Thanks to GI News and The Food Coach for our guest posting.  And to all the wonderful Recipe Redux members who inspire us in the Kitchen Klinic, especially founding dietitians Regan Miller Jones, Deanna Segrave-Daly and Serena Ball.

Sincere thanks to Ocean Spray and Golden Circle Healthy Life Juice for being Scoop Supporters and enabling us to have our Scoop Sub of the Month program.  If you know anyone who may be interested in supporting us contact us here for details or a media kit.

Finally to Fleur in the Scoop newsroom, for unrivaled support and organisation.

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Drop us a comment below….go on, do it now….. and let us know what you like about Scoop, or what you’d like more of? We’re loving our new Disqus comment tool.  And I absolutely love every word and every minute we get to spend together and grow the Scoop Nutrition community.  Emma xx

  • lovenutritionlivelife

    Emma what a lovely post! Happy Birthday Scoop! Looking forward to what the year lies ahead for you and look forward to continuing our fabulous relationship. I am very excited about being in my final year of dietetics and really enjoying blogging on my blog.

    Steph x
    Love Nutrition Live Life

  • EmmaStirling

    Thanks Steph – so enjoying watching your blog and career grow. Jump over lovely readers and check out Steph’s blog:

  • Christina Turner

    Congratulations Emma, I love the Scoop Blog! 🙂 x

  • Kasey

    A very happy birthday Scoop! It has been such a pleasure being the Feb 2013 Sub of the Month, none of which would be possible without the very gracious Emma Stirling. I have no doubt that the next year will deliver the scoop on exciting nutrition news stories, hot of the press. Hip, hip hooray! – Kasey Bateup

  • EmmaStirling

    Thanks so much Christina – love any feedback

  • EmmaStirling

    Thank you Kasey – has been so lovely getting to know you

  • Heidi – Apples Under My Bed

    Oh this is wonderful!! Happy birthday, Scoop! Emma you’re a truly inspiring gem of a lady. I am so thankful to have you and your fabulous foodie energy in my life.
    Heidi xo

  • EmmaStirling

    Why thank you lovely Heidi. I feel exactly the same about you. Make sure you check out Apples Under My Bed lovely readers:

  • Happy birthday to Scoop and congratulations Emma on a fantastic past year!
    Thanks for introducing me to the blogging world and for your guidance in my journey to becoming a dietitian.
    Keep the posts coming and look forward to four years and beyond!


  • Happy birthday Scoop! Congratulations Emma, you run such a wonderful site! Keep up the great work! Chloe 🙂

  • Fleur

    Happy 3rd birthday Scoop! Hip Hip Hooray! Congratulations Emma and contributors to all the wonderful info you have shared with us over the past year.

  • Happy happy 3rd birthday – I’m shouting “hip hip hooray” a hemisphere away 🙂 What a lovely post and a phenomenal resource your blog and site is – it’s a true privilege to be connected (and quite fun, too, I might add!)

  • Happiest of birthday’s Em!

    I feel very blessed to have been part of Scoop in 2013. Thank you so much for all your support via phone, tweets & photos over January. A fantastic blog that is only going to grow in the future.

    Congratulations & 3 cheers for Scoop! xxx

  • Jessica Tzvetkoff

    I can’t believe you’re 3 already, Scoop! Thanks for the great start in the world of blogging, Em. I’m really loving it and as of the 15th of March, I will be a full-time blogger with Nutrition and Style and will be carrying out nutrition workshops and consultations in the Sunshine State (across Brisbane and the Gold Coast). Sending you positive vibes and love xxx

  • Happy Birthday Scoop! Congratulations on an amazing 3 years and thankyou Emma for introducing me to the world of blogging and social media.. it truly was an amazing experience. I can’t wait to read more from the Scoop community in the years to come!
    xxx Larissa

  • EmmaStirling

    Thank YOU Larissa, so lovely to get to know you and become friends.

  • EmmaStirling

    Thanks Jessica – fantastic news. You are going great guns with – make sure you check out Jess’s weekly challenge #chicthisweek

  • EmmaStirling

    Thanks pops

  • EmmaStirling

    Thanks for your excellent guest post too Chloe – love to have you back in 2013

  • EmmaStirling

    So pleased to hear everything is going well for you in Canberra, Jenna. Readers check out Jenna’s blog –

  • EmmaStirling

    So wonderful to have you and you oats my dear. I know 2013 is going to be just wonderful for you.

  • EmmaStirling

    So adore our connection dear friend. Thanks for all the support.

  • Deb Blakley

    Happy Birthday Scoop! And thanks from the bottom of my heart to Emma for supporting my social media journey. I too celebrated a milestone this week. The launch of my brand new website – . Also find me on Facebook, where I answer the first 5 kids/foodie questions each Monday on the “Monday Munch”. It’s frantic fun! Look out for a guest post on Scoop soon 🙂

  • Hannah Gilbert

    Happy, happy birthday to Scoop. 3 short years and so many achievements. Thank you for paving the social media way for all the Aussie dietitians out there. Where on earth would we all be without you and your knowledge and guidance?! You’re a shining star and such an inspiration xx

  • Congratulations! 3 years of posting… I wish you will be posting in the next (at least!) 3 years too! 🙂

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