Pumpkin-Ginger-Maple Granola

Pumpkin-Ginger-Maple Granola

The month of November has just flown by — every day filled with putting the last finishing touches on old and not so old family holiday recipes, perfecting them to a level where everybody was totally satisfied with the final result. Thanks to the many volunteers for testing our recipes. We couldn’t have done this without you. Continue reading

Tropical Acai Bowl

Tropical Acai Bowl

Açai is a family favorite throughout the year, but is especially welcome during the scorchingly hot summer days. It has become quite popular over the last couple of years and has been credited with many health and anti-aging benefits. We value it as a high anti-oxidant fruit that is adding nutritional value to our diet and also tastes delicious. One of the main plant chemicals in açai getting all the attention is a compound called anthocyanin, which is a flavonoid lending a red to purple color to fruits like grapes, blackberries, raspberries, blueberries and, of cource, açai berries. Continue reading

Bakery on Main Product Review

Bakery on Main

A few weeks ago, when shopping at our local Vitamin Cottage, we were passing through the cereal isle, and came across something wonderful; a brand new gluten free granola from Bakery on Main. Life sometimes offers some interesting coincidences, as though our thoughts were picked up by the universe, and caught by someone at Bakery on Main. Anyway, they contacted us a short time later about writing an independent product review. Of course, we had to say yes. They forwarded us a few samples of their delicious products, which included: two Fiber Power Granola samples (triple berry granola, and cinnamon raisin granola), Continue reading