Hands-On Recipe: Chocolate Truffles Surprise

What the surprise? Root Veggies Do you love chocolate truffles but you don’t want the added saturated fat and calories that come along with them? Then, this recipe is for you. These truffles taste delicious, are simple to make and contain a secret nutritious ingredient (potatoes!). Potatoes contain phytochemicals that protect the immune [...]

2017-09-16T18:10:24+00:00 September 16th, 2017|Media Buzz|

Moms’ Burning Questions: Is Fro Yo Really a Healthy Treat?

Although I eat frozen yogurt at least twice each week, my family enjoys Tutti Fruiti and 16 Handles as special treats.  I understand that yogurt has wonderful nutritional benefits, but I am most concerned about the calorie counts and health benefits for their delicious add-ons, especially the carob chips and chocolate crunch toppings. Are these [...]

2017-05-08T22:18:57+00:00 May 2nd, 2013|Moms' Burning Questions|

Weekly Seasonal Recipe: Apples

APPLES Apples are one of the most recognizable fruits to kids, and typically a favorite!  Little ones (especially those who have lost their two front teeth!) may appreciate them cut into wedges, and some kids prefer the skin peeled off, but no matter how you slice it, kids love apples.  They come in a seemingly [...]

2017-05-06T16:03:16+00:00 November 5th, 2012|Weekly Seasonal Recipe|

Eater’s Confession Booth: Dessert Addict

I have a die-hard dessert habit.  I love to end my meals with something sweet (chocolate, cookies, ice cream), but I think I’m starting to put on pounds because of my sweet tooth.  What can I do cut down on dessert? –Sugar High Well, Sugar High, there’s nothing wrong with having cake on your birthday [...]

2012-09-26T10:00:48+00:00 September 26th, 2012|Eater's Confession Booth|