Tags » Sweetener

Diet = balance, nutritionist says

Processed foods fill you up, but they don’t measure up to body’s needs

By: Leila Nasser

With more than one-third of the adult population considered in the  583 more words


The Sweet Lowdown - Which Sweetener Is Right For Me?

It’s in virtually everything these days – sugar, or some sweet substitute for it. There are a million alternatives on the health food store shelves – but which one is right for you? 568 more words

Health And Wellness

Simple Health Yacon Syrup

When i received this product for my honest review i must say i was a little skeptical about it, especially the taste. However, with the first use i was happy with the taste of the product. 241 more words

Product Reviews

Gene Swapping via Sperm Absorption of DNA

On one hand, this is an important step forward in genetic engineering that will make it easier to develop farmed organs for transplant.

On the other hand, it’s fairly creepy as a technology and making genetic hybrids with farm animals is likely to ‘have issues’ such as moving animal diseases into human hosts. 2,144 more words

Human Interest

Date Paste

A couple of people have talked about Dates and the way that I use them in my recipes.  One person in particular brought up how they do not add enough sweetness (which is their purpose in some of these recipes) and how to remedy this.   241 more words

All Recipes

Sweetener vs sugar: Which ones you should avoid

VANCOUVER – The only common thing about sugar substitutes and sweeteners is that they taste sweet.

But everything else is different.

Dietitian Melodie Yong says our bodies handle these substitutes differently and the chemical structure of each are different again. 281 more words


Update and a Recipe!!!

In my last post, I talked about the scale hubby and I bought that measures body fat. Well, I’ve been getting on it everyday watching the numbers go down – weight and body fat percentage!!! 653 more words