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Make Your Own Condiments

by in Healthy Recipes, Meal Makeovers, February 23, 2010

Ketchup, Mustard and Tartar Sauce
The ingredient lists on most packaged condiments are just plain scary! The added sugar, salt and other unpronounceable preservatives make these basic dips and spreads practically junk food. With some simple ingredients and easy prep work, you can make your own. We’re starting out with three of the most popular condiments: ketchup, mustard and tartar sauce.

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Make Your Own Spiced Nuts

by in Healthy Recipes, December 10, 2009

Spiced Cocktail Nuts
Fancy nut mixes can be wonderful holiday treats, but some packaged varieties are loaded with sweeteners and too pricey. Why not make your own this year? Whip up a batch for snacks, parties and gifts.

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Make Your Own Gravy

by in Healthy Recipes, Thanksgiving, November 17, 2009

Gravy
Next time you’re grocery shopping, check out the label on a jar of gravy. You apparently need a lot of junk (preservatives, thickeners and trans fats) to keep it shelf save. The pre-made stuff might be convenient, but it’s sure not the real thing. Making your own gravy is healthier, tastier and easier than you might think.

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