Tag: apple

16 Healthy Apple Desserts

by in Cookies & Other Desserts, Healthy Recipes, September 13, 2013

Hard to believe, but apple season is just about under way! Here are a few ways to satisfy your sweet tooth. Classic Desserts Nothing says apple season like pie and other baked goodies. These lightened-up versions deliver the flavor you love for fewer calories. Apple Crisp Flat Apple Pie with Perfect Pie Crust Rustic AppleRead more

Taste Test: Juice Boxes

by in Back to School, Grocery Shopping, Taste Test, August 23, 2012

We tasted 5 popular apple juice boxes and rated them on taste, ingredients, portion size, cost and nutritional information. Find out how your favorite brand fared in our taste test.

Market Watch: Winter Produce

by in Farmers' Market Finds, February 21, 2012

Just because it’s winter doesn’t mean you can’t get your hands on local produce. Eating locally year round is easier if you live in California or Florida but here’s how I do it in Connecticut. Farmers Markets Finds Farmers are extra good at holding on to their harvests. If you didn’t turn your own summerRead more

Dr. Oz’s Apple Juice Experiment

by in Food News, October 12, 2011

Dr. Oz is making headlines after his September 14th show aired pointing fingers at the FDA for not regulating the amount of arsenic found in apple juice. The FDA, on the other hand, is claiming that Dr. Oz is guilty of irresponsible reporting. Who should we be listening to?

10 More Healthy Foods Under $3

by in Uncategorized, September 8, 2011

Our original top 10 healthy foods under $3 list was so popular, readers asked for more. You asked and we listened—here are 10 more healthy foods that won’t break the bank.

Top 10 Foods For A Healthy Mouth

by in Healthy Tips, March 22, 2011

We’ve been taught to brush twice a day and floss, but eating the right foods also contributes to clean and shiny teeth and gums. Keep your mouth happy by chomping on these 10 foods.

Small Steps: Adding Fruit

by in Healthy Tips, Small Steps, June 30, 2010

Making significant changes to your diet takes time and baby steps. Deciding which small steps to focus on is up to you. We’ve told you how to up your fluid intake—now it’s time for more fruit. Do you eat enough of nature’s candy? Most folks don’t.