• A photo of a child holding a tomato. Tomata helps families in intuitive eating, picky eating, baby-led weaning, and health at every size in North Carolina. People are connected with a dietitian nutritionist. Clients are empowered to feel confident about nutrition and respect their bodies.

    Intuitive Eating for Families

    Telenutrition in North Carolina

    with Registered Dietitian

    Maggie Perkins, MS, RD, LDN

  • Photo of dietitian and nutritionist Maggie Perkins. She works with families including adults and children in intuitive eating, health at every size, baby-led weaning, and picky eating. She promotes body positivity. Her shirt reads take up space.

    Hey, I'm Maggie

    I'm a dietitian and I'm here to help you and your family enjoy healthy eating.


    I use Intuitive Eating to help people find food freedom by ending the dieting cycle, reducing food guilt, and improving nutrient variety. I help families make mealtimes more enjoyable with specializations in picky eating and baby-led weaning.


    I am a weight-inclusive dietitian which means that my service is free of weight stigma and I do not use weight as an indicator of health or a measurement of success. I work to educate my clients and community on the research that shows the harm in weight-based interventions.


    Together we can empower ourselves and our future generations to know that our bodies are good and food is an enjoyable part of self-care.

  • Nutrition Counseling

    Accepting Blue Cross Blue Shield of NC and Medicaid health insurance

    Sliding Scale fees available. Sign up below for a free Discovery Call to learn more about sliding scale fees


    Click on the appointment below to schedule now​

    COVID-19 Policy: all appointments are virtual for the safety of you and your family

  • What people are saying

    "Not to be dramatic, but the education and assistance Maggie has given us has been life changing. I finally feel like I'm the right path."


    "Absolutely fantastic to work with."


    "I have become a more confident mother in what I’m feeding my daughter"


    "Maggie harnesses the strengths that you already have in your tool box to find a more healthy, fulfilling, and less stressful relationship with your health and food."


    "I am very satisfied with Tomata and have recommended it to friends and family. "

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  • Frequently Asked Questions

    What can I expect when I book a counseling appointment?

    New clients will receive an email with log-in information to the client portal, Practice Better. Within Practice Better, clients can schedule meetings, fill out initial paperwork, and securely message the dietitian. This is also where clients and the dietitian meet to video chat. During the video chat appointment, payment is due at the time of service. Appointments last 60 minutes. Out of pocket payments are due at the time of service

    Most clients work with the dietitian for six months to a year.

    Do you take insurance?

    Yes, Tomata is in-network with Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina and Medicaid.

    What are the sliding scale fees?

    Everyone should have access to high-quality nutrition care. Tomata has sliding scale fees that reduce the cost of nutrition services based on a family's annual household income. Sign up for a free Discovery Call or email Maggie at maggiep@tomata.org to learn more about sliding scale fees.

    Where can I find more information?

    Call 919-633-8536 or email maggiep@tomata.org for your questions or inquiries.

  • Contact

    Email: maggiep@tomata.org

    Phone: 919-633-8536

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