Category Archives: Snacks

Firecracker Dark Chocolate Bar: Bold and Beautiful

You may not think of chocolate as being a healthy food, and it is certainly high in sugar, however chocolate is not bad for you either, if you keep serving sizes in mind. In fact, dark chocolate can lower blood … Continue reading

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Avacado Salsa

Several months ago I was looking for an avocado recipe. I stumbled across Rachel Ray’s avocado boat recipe. It was very scrumptious. However, over the past several months it has morphed into an avocado salsa (recipe to follow) that goes … Continue reading

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Bananas: Healthy Carb Hunger Busters

I’ve been seeing bananas in the “news” a lot recently. Every little internet “news-finder” that I look at has included an article, recipes, etc. about the ability of bananas to help you curb hunger. It has to do with a … Continue reading

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Asian Pear: Perfect, Passable, or Pathetic?

The other day when we were busy flying through the grocery store–list in hand, because we always spend less when we have a list–I noticed that there was a pear with it’s own protective wrapping around it. I looked at … Continue reading

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English Muffin Pizzas

Tuesday marked my second trip to the local food bank. Among other things, I came home with a package of English muffins. I also came home hoping to turn them into something easy for lunch. I drug out my trusty … Continue reading

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Movie Marathon Snacks: Sinfully Sweet

Today starts one of the few absolute constants in my life: the Annual Searing Family Science Fiction Movie Marathon. Approximately 36 hours of wonderful, awful, and wonderfully awful science fiction movies. It’s also 36 hours of sinful eating: chips, candy, … Continue reading

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