Tag Archives: almonds

Almond Joy Balls

Almond Joy Balls

A scary fact: Americans gobble up 90 million pounds of chocolate at Halloween time. Even scarier? Along with the rich, sweet stuff comes a bunch of artificial ingredients, colors, preservatives and other gunk that turn treats into tricks on your heal ...
6 Ways to Enjoy Nuts from Breakfast to Bedtime

6 Ways to Enjoy Nuts from Breakfast to Bedtime

Feeling nutty? You’re in good company. From almonds to cashews, nuts have become popular because of their many health benefits. Nuts contain healthy fats and fiber that help support healthy cholesterol. In addition, because they are satisfying, ...
Eating to Beat the “Blahs”

Eating to Beat the “Blahs”

You know how it goes—sometimes you’re the bug, and sometimes you’re the windshield. Well, it’s been a buggy summer for me so far. I’ve had a hard time getting out of bed, committing myself to exercise, willing myself to toss a salad instead of having ...
No-Bake Vegan Nut-Butter Brownies

No-Bake Vegan Nut-Butter Brownies

There’s something about brownies that make us feel, well, blissful. Maybe it’s the way that they combine the best of the worlds of cookies and cakes. Perhaps it’s the ingredient that makes everything better (cocoa!). But we’d ...
Crunchy Cranberry-Almond Granola

Crunchy Cranberry-Almond Granola

You can’t go wrong with granola, especially healthy and homemade granola. This recipe is perfect to make in bulk so you’ll have plenty on hand for quick-and-easy breakfasts throughout the week. Pour on almond milk and enjoy a crispy and c ...
Is Butter Really That Bad For You?

Is Butter Really That Bad For You?

I never ate margarine, even when it was popular. I worried a little about the saturated fat, but I reasoned a teeny little pat of the real stuff likely would not lead to my doom…unlike whatever on earth a “buttery spread” might happen to be. But now ...