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I love making healthy treats!

Jan 30, 2013 19:24 pm - Posted by
You think you're doing a good thing for your body by purchasing organic milk-- but is it really healthy? Not necessarily. Just because a food is organic doesn't mean it's full of health-giving nutrients. Take a look at the organic milk cartons I purchased during the holidays (see below). I
Jan 28, 2013 19:44 pm - Posted by
Who doesn't love the comfort of a warm bowl of baked rice pudding on a cold winter day? When it's made with healthy ingredients, you can feel like you're doing something good for your health! And best of all, this baked rice pudding is gluten-free and dairy-free. Brown rice is high in f
Jan 15, 2013 20:34 pm - Posted by
Halva is one of my favorite sweet treats! There are several different types of halva, but this seed and nut based recipe is a relatively dense sweet confection popular in the Mediterranean and Balkan regions. Most types of halva are sweetened with honey or sugar. When prepared with raw hon
Dec 03, 2012 20:19 pm - Posted by
I am a resident of New Jersey, and if I've learned anything about "hurricane preparation" in the aftermath of Sandy, it's this: even though the power may be out for an extended period of time (9 days in my case), you can still eat healthfully! And with all the stressful aftermath of a stor
Nov 26, 2012 23:14 pm - Posted by
This sugar-free baked apples recipe tastes like homemade apple pie without the crust. How do you tell a 10 year old with a wheat allergy that he can't have any apple pie around the holidays? Anyone with children knows all too well that you just can't do it, especially when everyone else