Product Reviews Archive

National Grilled Cheese Day

I don’t know about you, but grilled cheese is a major comfort food for me. I’m already a pretty big cheese lover… but melt it between buttery slices of perfectly grilled bread and I’m SOLD! When it comes to food, I’m also a bit of an adventurous type. I like to open ...Read More

Skinny Crisps

These sweet little treats are just enough to satisfy a craving without piling on any of the icky stuff you find in most snacks. You can pronounce all of the ingredients and the list is short. I like that a lot in a snack. I’ve had both the cinnamon flavored and the ...Read More

Snack Reviews: Some Nuts

Gone Nuts Garlic and Rosemary Pistachios & Almonds are an amazingly tasty savory snack. I love to munch on all kinds of nutty flavors, but I got a little worn out on the usual honey roasted & sweet ones. These are the cure for your new flavor needs. I ate the whole ...Read More

Bobo’s Oat Bars

In the constant search for healthy snacks, I got a chance to try out Bobo’s Oat Bars. The one I tried is gluten-free, vegan and made with organic ingredients. Don’t let all that frighten you off. It was delicious! I’m not vegan or gluten-unfriendly, but I do like healthier snacks when I ...Read More

Slurpee Lite and SlurpFREE Day

7-eleven convenience store chain is launching a brand new line of Slurpee Lite drinks. These flavors are sugar-free and have less than 1/3 the calories of regular Slurpee flavors. They are formulated by Fanta and sweetened with Splenda instead of sugar. “We are launching ‘Flavors of Summer’ with our first Slurpee Lite sugar-free flavor, and it ...Read More

Stopping At Starbucks?

Tempted by delicious coffee treats? It’s especially easy to be drawn in during the holiday rush to grab some pep to-go. Here are a few tips to grabbing your favorites without weighing yourself down. Brewed Coffee You are pretty safe sticking with a standard brewed coffee. Most of them come in around ...Read More

The Skinny on Skinny Cow

We often end up scanning the nutrient panels on products to see if they are a healthy choice without reading the ingredients list. Sometimes this can lead to decisions like Skinny Cow Ice Cream over our regular brand because the stats appear lower. However, upon further review of the back of the ...Read More

Fiber Gourmet

I recently ran across a company called Fiber Gourmet in my search for health and flavor. They offer pasta and pasta products that are lower calorie, lower carb and higher fiber than comparable products on the grocery shelves. In fact they even have the added benefit of: Non-GMO Made in the USA ...Read More