Posts Tagged "chocolate"

Will You Be My Valentine?

Posted by on Feb 13, 2017 in The Nutrition Key with BRG | 0 comments

Will You Be My Valentine?

It’s time to say I LOVE YOU the healthy way this Valentine’s Day! Around Valentine’s Day, you may feel a lot of pressure to spoil the significant people in your life with gifts, chocolates and an elaborate meal. Why not treat you and your sweetheart to a gift that’s not focused on food?   Here are 6 ideas for a non-food gift for Valentine’s Day:   Handmade Cards: Get scissors, paper and markers and create your own Valentine’s Day card. Fill the card with a special...

Read More...

Upgrade Your Easter Basket and Meal

Posted by on Mar 25, 2016 in The Nutrition Key with BRG | 0 comments

Upgrade Your Easter Basket and Meal

Some claim that the word Easter is derived from Eostre, a pagan goddess of spring and fertility. So how did chocolate, dyed eggs and giant bunnies become such a large part of the celebration? Over the centuries various folk tales and pagan traditions sparked Easter eggs, bunnies, baskets and a slew of candy as tradition for this special holiday. It’s hard to avoid “temptation” when you are surrounded by all the chocolate, jelly beans and baked goods that come out around this time of...

Read More...

Beat The Sweets This Valentine’s Day

Posted by on Feb 12, 2016 in The Nutrition Key with BRG | 0 comments

Beat The Sweets This Valentine’s Day

Just one short week after the Super Bowl and there is yet another food-focused occasion being celebrated in the United States. Valentine’s Day is one of those days you either love or you hate. But despite your feelings towards this consumer-driven holiday, there is no question that you will encounter a slew of sugar packed sweets this V-Day.   Next to Halloween, early February is the only other time of year where chocolate sales skyrocket. You may be asking yourself, how can I stay a...

Read More...

Chocolate Lovers: Eat your Hearts Out!

Posted by on Nov 27, 2015 in The Nutrition Key with BRG | 0 comments

Chocolate Lovers: Eat your Hearts Out!

Make some room in your schedule for National Chocolate Day! Just three short days after Thanksgiving, this holiday is one to be celebrated. Chocolate has more than just rich flavor, it also has a rich history. Get to know the background behind your favorite dessert and you might have a new appreciation.   You may be surprised to find that chocolate is a derivative of the cocoa bean. Cocoa beans come from the cacao tree. These trees are located close to the equator in warm and humid...

Read More...

Banana Chocolate “Ice Cream” Pops

Posted by on Mar 3, 2015 in Free Healthy Recipes | 0 comments

Banana Chocolate “Ice Cream” Pops

These bananas are dipped in a little bit of chocolate and then frozen on a Popsicle stick. They are great for when you feel a craving for ice cream because they end up with that wonderful creamy texture but without all the calories!

Read More...
Follow

Get every new post on this blog delivered to your Inbox.

Join other followers: