Tag Archives: Cacao Nibs

Cacao & Almond Popcorn Balls

Cacao & Almond Popcorn Balls

Sweet or salty? Can’t decide which taste to snack on? Cave to both cravings with a healthy treat that’s fun to make! You may remember classic popcorn balls being overly sweet, sticky and not very satisfying. This spruced-up version replaces heavy cor ...
Health Raiser Spotlight: Carrie

Health Raiser Spotlight: Carrie

When you begin to connect the dots, you see a much bigger picture – and a much more complete one, at that. Carrie, our Vitacost Health Raiser of the Week, suffered with a lot of nagging physical and mental pains until she started to notice patterns. ...
Vegan “Caramel” Candy Apples

Vegan “Caramel” Candy Apples

Bid adieu to those sticky, guilt-inducing candy apples you’ve eaten at the county fair, and let a healthier version of the delicious treat catch your eye. Instead of a sugary, heavily-processed caramel goo, these apples are dipped in a clean, sticky  ...
Tips for Snacking Healthy on a Paleo Diet

Tips for Snacking Healthy on a Paleo Diet

When you’re following a paleo diet, making healthy meal choices is easy. Perhaps you’ll have a mixed green salad with grilled wild salmon and avocado for lunch, or a grass-fed filet mignon with sautéed garlic spinach for dinner. But when it comes to ...
Jumbo Oatmeal-Flax Breakfast Cookies

Jumbo Oatmeal-Flax Breakfast Cookies

With a sweet tooth like mine, cookies and cakes are welcome on my breakfast plate any time. But not just any old confection will do. Of course I want my morning meal to be nutritious, filling and—considering my jam-packed schedule—convenient. But a l ...
Double Chocolate Dairy-Free Brownies

Double Chocolate Dairy-Free Brownies

Recipes for classic brownies usually call for more than a cup of sugar—not what you want when you’re trying to eat clean! Rather than skipping dessert, try this healthy (and insanely delicious) variation. These extra-chocolaty squares are made with n ...
6 Ways to Enjoy Pure, Raw Cacao

6 Ways to Enjoy Pure, Raw Cacao

Chocolate is good, no, make that great. Oh-so-decadent and delicious, it’s one of the little things in life that makes everything just a bit better. But if you’re allergic to milk or live a dairy-free lifestyle, much of the chocolate out ...