Hands-On Recipe: Carrot Cake Muffins

Freshly baked are the best! Who doesn’t love a great-tasting carrot cake? This grab-and-go muffin captures that classic flavor in a perfect serving size, and it’s low in fat. It’s made with fiber-packed whole-wheat flour; flaxseeds that are high in healthy omega-3 fatty acids; and carrots loaded with vitamin A to boost the [...]

2019-11-14T19:22:33-05:00November 14th, 2019|Current Happenings, Media Buzz|

Hands-On Recipe: Garden-Style Shakshuka

If you love tomatoes, this is a must-make recipe for breakfast or dinner! This deliciously, nutritious Arabic dish pronounced “shack-shoe-kah” is a thumbs up kid favorite meal that is loaded with vitamins A, C and the mineral iron. Serve it straight from the skillet because it makes a beautiful presentation. Ingredients: 1 Tablespoon extra-virgin olive [...]

2019-09-13T15:31:52-04:00September 12th, 2019|Current Happenings, Media Buzz|

NEWS ALERT: Birthday Cupcakes Get Replaced By New Healthy Lifestyle Program To Combat Obesity This Back-To-School

"Birthday cupcakes and low sugar food lists are being replaced this back-to-school season at Dr. Leroy McCloud Elementary School, Englewood, NJ with HealthBarn® USA's Healthy Lifestyle Birthday Enrichment Program beginning September 25 and supported by the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc., Bergen-Passaic Chapter (NCBW) and in collaboration with the Parent Teacher Organization (PTO). [...]

2019-08-29T12:16:08-04:00August 29th, 2019|Current Happenings, Media Buzz|

Hands-On Recipe: The Peach Tart

Peach deliciousness Sweet and juicy peaches make this tart irresistibly delicious for the whole family! Transform your kitchen into a scratch bakery with this slimmed down dessert that’s easy to make. Kids can make it from start to finish and they will take pride in the finished product of deliciousness because it makes [...]

2019-08-08T18:58:43-04:00August 8th, 2019|Current Happenings, Media Buzz|

Hands-On Recipe: Raspberry Crumble

This delicious baked dessert tastes so indulgent – parents and kids say it’s too good to be healthy! But it contains heart healthy fats so we can have it for dessert or as an after-school snack served with some yogurt. Ingredients: 1½ cups Crunchy Granola with Walnuts (you can eliminate nuts and/or seeds easily, for [...]

2019-05-30T14:16:02-04:00May 30th, 2019|Current Happenings, Media Buzz|

Hands-On Recipe: Creamy Asparagus Soup

We are wild about asparagus right now because its spears are sprouting big-time in the garden! We eat these super veggies cut fresh or make this yummy seasonal creamy soup. Sip a serving of this light but filling low-fat soup that it is a good source of fiber, bone building calcium and the antioxidant vitamins [...]

2019-04-25T12:07:20-04:00April 25th, 2019|Current Happenings, Media Buzz|

Reader’s Digest: This Is What Best-By, Use-By, and Sell-By Dates Really Mean

"Stop throwing away perfectly good food!  Here's your cheat sheet to what's still good - and what needs to go!  Inspect your food. You can usually tell quickly when a product’s gone bad—there’s mold on the bread, or the milk smells sour. “Check the quality of the specific product by smell, taste, if it’s visually [...]

2019-03-13T16:13:35-04:00March 13th, 2019|Current Happenings, Media Buzz|

Hands-On Recipe: Chocolate Banana Crepes

Our Simply Crepes recipe works for breakfast, lunch, and dinner—and in this low-fat but yummy dessert. The chocolate and banana combination is one sweet taste we can’t get enough of, but it’s okay to indulge in this healthy treat!  Kids love making and eating these low-fat whole-grain crepes as an alternative to bread. Do what [...]

2019-03-13T15:58:33-04:00March 13th, 2019|Current Happenings, Media Buzz|

Chef Table 7/26/17: Southern-Style Honey BBQ

HealthBarn USA proudly presents Chef Table Event:  Southern-Style Honey BBQ featuring dynamic duo Chef to the Stars, Jesse Jones and Ridgewood’s apiarist (aka beekeeper) Frank Mortimer on Wednesday, 7/26, 2017 from 6:30 - 9:00 pm.  Partial proceeds are donated to Healing Meals, a nutrition food gifting program for families with ill children and seniors in need. Chef Jesse, [...]

2017-06-22T20:52:02-04:00June 22nd, 2017|Current Happenings|