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12 Days of Healthy Holiday Gifts: Homemade Vanilla Extract

by in 12 Days of Holiday Gifts, Healthy Holidays, December 1, 2010

Starting today, we’re serving up a new healthy gift idea every day for 12 days!  First up: from-scratch vanilla extract your friends and family will love. Using high-quality, pure vanilla extract can make all the difference in baked goods and whipped cream, but the good stuff can get pricey! You can make some that’s beyondRead more

Weekly Bits: Treats For You & Yours

by in Reader Tips & Comments, December 19, 2009

Today is the last day of Hannukah, and Christmas is just a few days away! If you’re caught up in the holiday bustle, this week’s list of reader comments is here to help with suggestions on parties, cookies and homemade gifts. And when you’re ready for a minute to yourself, indulge in a favorite comfortRead more

Weekly Bits: Nutty For Peanut Butter

by in Reader Tips & Comments, December 12, 2009

Peanut butter, it seems, is personal. After we tried a few brands in our taste test, we were flooded with suggestions of jars to try. One of our readers even had a great way to use peanut butter in a favorite dip. On the holiday front, if you’re still stuck on gifts to get your foodie friend, look no further than this week’s list of reader comments.

Healthy Eats Gift Guide: What to Make & Share

by in Healthy Holidays, December 8, 2009

‘Tis the season for gift giving. Instead of swapping piles of high calorie foods (there are enough of those to go around already) check out our fresh and fun gift ideas.