Congratulations to our juicer winners: Diana, Cindy, Melissa, Suzy, Korie, Jim, Jen, Dianne, Carlos and Susan. The winners have already been notified via email. Enjoy! ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- I had two cups of kale, a carrot, an apple and half a cucumber for breakfast this … [Read more...]

Red wine with red meat and white wine with fish and chicken, right? Or is it full-bodied wines with heavier meals and white wines with lighter meals? And what wines do you serve with soup, salads or desserts? Usually I tend to buy one type of wine - big, bold reds - because it's what I like to drink best, but sometimes, I admit, I notice that my … [Read more...]

I recently went on vacation with my husband and two kids and we decided to test out a bunch of fabulous products that I will be reviewing over the next several weeks! I will be sharing my childrenís and husbandís opinions as well. The first product is one that we used over and over again and were thrilled that we had it with us. My husband was a … [Read more...]

When you're looking for some dinner ideas and want to stay away from takeout, check out The Healthy Pantry. They make healthy meal kits -- all you have to do is add a few ingredients (like turkey, beef or chicken) and you've got a meal in around 30 minutes. Need kits that will help with weight loss? Dairy free? Gluten free? No problem! They also … [Read more...]

My family and I are big fans of Kashi (my favorite is the GOLEAN Crunchy Bars) -- so we were excited that they've introduced some new products recently. The Organic Promise Island Vanilla Whole Wheat Biscuit Cereal ($4.35) is a delicious and low fat morning choice. It's 180 calories, 1 gram of fat and 6 grams of dietary fiber per 27 biscuits. It … [Read more...]

We recently tested out a couple of new brands of food for my kids that were both such a hit, I just had to blog about it.† The first was from Quorn.† I had received some info from them in the mail.† As a former vegetarian, my eyes and ears always perk up at any all-natural, meat-free options I can buy in my local grocery store.† Plus, my oldest son … [Read more...]

Since my 3 1/2 year old son loves fruit juice and usually refuses to eat any vegetables, Fruitables by Apple and Eve, a new beverage for kids with fruit and vegetables was a no brainer for us. Flavors in the 6.75 fluid ounce size are Tropical Orange, Berry Berry and Strawberry Kiwi. Tropical Orange's main ingredients are apple, pear, orange, … [Read more...]