Vermont Smoke and Cure

It's been quite some time since I've written a food product review.  I was perusing our town's Hannaford looking for something to bring to work for lunch and these snacks caught my eye.  Vermont Smoke and Cure beef sticks had their own cardboard display.  After some research I learned that they are formerly called Real … Continue reading Vermont Smoke and Cure

I Cruncha on Cruncha Ma-Me

Walking through the #1 grocery store (Wegman's) I stumbled upon a product called Cruncha ma-me.  I looked at the package and the nutritional label and decided to give it a shot.  So let's take a look! Visit their website at Nutritional Information Calories: 90 Total Fat: 4g Saturated Fat: 0.5g Trans Fat: 0g Cholesterol:0mg Sodium: 190mg … Continue reading I Cruncha on Cruncha Ma-Me

Zing, Might Not Call Them AmaZING But Pretty Good

I have been absolutely terrible about posting lately.  I have been under a lot of stress personally and professionally.  I have also been reading a wonderful new book (I can't wait to share it with you!) Today's review features a bar I found at a grocery store called Zing!  Let's begin: Find them at: reading Zing, Might Not Call Them AmaZING But Pretty Good

The Caveman Bar, Not a Caveman Diet Food

I forgot exactly where I found this bar but when I spotted them I couldn't resist trying these out.  I purchased the wild blueberry nut, dark chocolate cherry nut, and dark chocolate almond coconut. Check out the website at Nutritional Information Calories:200 Total Fat: 11g Saturated Fat: 1g Trans Fat: 0g Cholesterol: mg Sodium: 65mg … Continue reading The Caveman Bar, Not a Caveman Diet Food

NuGo Slim: High protein, Low sugar

My last few reviews of products (with the exception of Kind Bars) seem to have something in common that a great reader of mine pointed out: high sugar (Donna has a fantastic blog called Homemade Naturally, check it out sometime for some great chemical-free ideas). To address this, I went out looking for a low … Continue reading NuGo Slim: High protein, Low sugar

Health Warrior’s Chia Bar

I've got another installment of my reviews for you! This time I've tried the Health Warrior's Chia Bars. I was shopping around a grocery store in Buffalo, NY when I found these.  The shelf at the store offered coconut, mango, and acai flavors. Visit the website here: Nutritional Information Calories: 100 Total Fat: 5g … Continue reading Health Warrior’s Chia Bar

Paleo People eat Paleo People

A few weeks ago I found a paleo friendly granola snack on the shelf of a Wegmans grocery store.  When I'm eating Paleo I get extremely bored with the meat, nut, veggie, and fruit monotony and I crave something crunchy and carb-y.  I was excited to find this; it's near impossible to find granola that is … Continue reading Paleo People eat Paleo People

The protein bar of EPIC value

Let's talk about protein bars.  We all know them.  I'm sure you've tried many of them.  I'll be reviewing most of them.  Have you seen the nutrition facts and ingredients list?  Not all protein bars are equal.  Some are loaded with sugar.  Some are loaded with low quality protein.  Some have ingredients you can't pronounce.   When … Continue reading The protein bar of EPIC value