Tag Archives: candy

Healthy Trick-or-Treating Ideas

Healthy Trick-or-Treating Ideas

One Halloween nearly a decade ago, when my oldest was a toddler and I still idealistically believed I’d be able to shield my children forever from the evils of trans fats, high-fructose corn syrup and Red Dye Number 5, I bought dried fruit inst ...
Pumpkin Hazelnut Bark

Pumpkin Hazelnut Bark

Can’t resist candy this time of year? Create your own treat with non-tricky ingredients! Luscious dark chocolate, hearty hazelnuts and a dash of pumpkin pie spice come together in this incredibly easy recipe for Pumpkin Chocolate Bark. Chunky, ...
“Healthy” Candies to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

“Healthy” Candies to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Can we just say one word: “Yum!” Yup, it’s true: We looooove sweets. So when we discovered that July 31 is National Jump for Jelly Beans Day, we knew that we had to explore the options for satisfying that sweet tooth without guilt! ...
How to Have a Healthier Easter

How to Have a Healthier Easter

I’m going to be perfectly honest here, I LOVE SPRING. The sun is out earlier and longer, the weather warms up and my favorite plum trees out in front of my house blossom with incredible pink flowers that brighten every morning. My family celebr ...
Hop into Health with Nutritious Easter Treats

Hop into Health with Nutritious Easter Treats

When I was a child, my brother and I loved Easter time, with woven baskets filled with artificial grass and chocolate-covered marshmallows, sugary Peeps, and ““ of course ““ chocolate rabbits with long ears. In college, I volunteered to h ...
Dark Chocolate Cashew Ginger Bark

Dark Chocolate Cashew Ginger Bark

Spicy, crystallized ginger and crunchy cashews are set into rich, dark chocolate in this elegant, irresistible candy bark. Just three ingredients and two hours are all you need to create a perfect dessert or impressive holiday gift! ...