Tag: lemon

Ask the Dietitian: Does Lemon Juice Speed Weight Loss?

by in Ask the Experts, Diets & Weight Loss, March 1, 2013

Is lemon juice the secret to speedy weight loss? This tart citrus fruit may not contain the miracle you’re looking for.

Spotlight Recipes: Celebrate With Lemon Desserts

by in Cookies & Other Desserts, Easter, Healthy Holidays, April 18, 2011

There’s just something special about the bright and tangy goodness of a lemon. Sprinkle in some sweet elements and your taste buds get a wake up call. Celebrate spring with any of these lemony Healthy Eats approved treats.

Market Watch: Home-Grown Lemons

by in Farmers' Market Finds, In Season, May 17, 2010

I usually write about my favorite finds from the farmers market or my CSA box, but I also grow some of my own food. After a few years of TLC, my lemons trees have produced their first harvest. I couldn’t wait to dig in!

Spotlight Recipes: Summertime Sweets

by in Healthy Recipes, July 20, 2009

I’m a whole-hearted sweets lover (Dana can attest to that!). You’ll find my face pressed against the bakery window drooling at all the chocolate goodies. These low-cal scrumptious desserts are sure to satisfy that sweet tooth — add them to your recipe collection.

Lemonade, Lightened Up

by in Meal Makeovers, June 29, 2009

There’s nothing better than than an icy glass of lemonade on a hot day, but who needs all those extra calories from added sweeteners? Instead of turning to sugary, packaged mixes, make your own light and fresh versions. Here are our tricks.