A Blueberry, Banana, and Acai Berry Walk into a Bar …

A Blueberry, Banana, and Acai Berry Walk into a Bar …

Ok, not a bar, a “granola bites” snack-pack for young children. This is not a joke, it’s a new product – MySuperSnack -¬† that promises a lot on the nutrition front. But does it also deliver? Background: The grab-and-go toddler … Continue reading

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Superfood or Super PR?

Superfood or Super PR?

It seems these days almost every other food we hear about has some magic property that turns it into a “superfood.” The term, which did not exist 10 years ago, was coined by Steven G. Pratt, MD in his book¬†SuperFoods … Continue reading

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Pom Wonder…full of 17 Teaspoons of Sugar! [Inside the Label]

Pom Wonder…full of 17 Teaspoons of Sugar! [Inside the Label]

“POM Wonderful” is a juice that we enjoy on occasion because it tastes great. The tart and sweet flavor mix is an acquired taste, but served very cold it is just lovely. Perhaps, even wonderful. And you’ve got to love … Continue reading

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