Tag: margarita

Frozen Fruit 5 Ways

by in 1 Food, 5 Ways, Healthy Recipes, January 17, 2011

Now that winter is upon us, the fresh fruit of summer is a past memory. This is the perfect time to turn to frozen fruit – look for unsweetened varieties to avoid added sugars. Here are 5 easy ways to use them.

Sip Wisely: Tips for Smart Alcohol Picks

by in Healthy Tips, May 27, 2010

With spring fever in the air, relax with a glass (or two) of alcohol. Beer, wine and cocktails can be part of a healthy diet—as long as you do it responsibly and follow our tips.

Weekly Bits: Mother’s Day Treats

by in Reader Tips & Comments, May 8, 2010

This Sunday, surprise Mom with a day of homemade decadence. Start with the day with a deliciously low-fat quiche. Flavor up her kitchen with custom infused oils and vinegars. And toast her with a fresh fruit margarita — use her favorite berries for an extra taste of summer.

Make Your Own Margaritas

by in Healthy Recipes, May 3, 2010

Some celebrations call for magaritas, but lots of alcohol, sugary add-ins, and a super-sized glass and you’ve got a 600+ calorie cocktail. Take part in the fiesta with our recipes — all under 275 calories.

Cheers! Summer Cocktails to Try (& Some Calorie Warnings)

by in Healthy Recipes, Healthy Tips, July 1, 2009

One of the best ways to celebrate a summer day is with drinks at the pool, barbecue, picnic or just the back patio after a long day. But cocktails can come with a hefty calorie count, especially if you like your drinks strong. Here are some tips and recipes.