Tag Archives: snacks

Add Edamame to Your Snack Mix

Add Edamame to Your Snack Mix

In Japanese, edamame means “beans on a branch.” These small, bright green veggies are actually soybeans, harvested before they’ve reached full maturity. Edamame has been a part of Asian cuisine for centuries, but it’s recentl ...
Get Your (Healthy) Snack On

Get Your (Healthy) Snack On

Happy Tuesday Newsday! Today’s tidbit of news comes as no surprise to me, a self-proclaimed snackaholic whose weaknesses include carrots with hummus and anything smothered in peanut butter. But new research from The NPD Group shows that snackin ...
Behind the Scenes at Vitacost

Behind the Scenes at Vitacost

Ever wonder what’s going on in the offices of Vitacost? Well, when we’re not working hard to bring you thousands of healthy products at fantastic prices, we’re having fun – lots of it! In fact, sometimes we’re working ha ...
Popcorn: The new Health Food?

Popcorn: The new Health Food?

Today’s news about the health benefits of popcorn is especially exciting to me ““ anyone who knows me well knows that I love air-popped popcorn. (I’ve gone through five air poppers in the past six years or so.) So what’s the s ...
Snack Happy

Snack Happy

One of my sweetest memories is “snack time,” the 30 minutes right after my daughter came home from school. I’d listen to everything that happened to her that day while she ate. Healthy snacks supply energy and help meet a childR ...