Category: Food and Drink

Healthy Dessert

I’ve always loved to eat and drink sweet things, but I’ve learned that there are lots of food and drink options that aren’t so bad for you! Check out my healthy dessert blog to educate you on food and drink options that are healthy and taste excellent, and learn more information about food and drink choices that taste as good as they are for you!

Grocery Shopping Tips

It’s not as easy as it used to be. From the nearly infinite selection of new products to confusing labels like Organic, Natural and GMO that don’t always mean quite what you think they mean, your daily trip to the supermarket might be more complicated than you ever realized. Check out some of our grocery shopping tips to eat right on a budget!

Why The United States Loves Popcorn

America loves popcorn, and in particular, gourmet popcorn. Gourmet popcorn comes in a wide variety of flavors, which is part of what makes it so popular, and is often given as a gift around the holidays and for birthdays. Gourmet popcorn is only part of the overall popcorn consumption in the United States, where it is estimated that the average person consumes around forty two quarts of popcorn in just one year and where nearly a billion pounds of popcorn are grown and manufactured over the same span of time. Read more…

When To Eat Micro Greens

Have you heard of organic micro greens or crystallized edible flowers? Even if you haven’t you’d probably recognize them if you saw them – and you might have even eaten them without knowing what they were! Organic micro greens have become more and more popular in the restaurant world, typically used as small addition or as a small side dish for a larger item on the menu, and petite micro greens are rich in flavor and ideal when fresh and tender. Though organic micro greens have sprung into popularity only within the past few years, they have been around for an astounding three decades, long used by chefs and culinary minds to add color and freshness to many a plate. Read more…