I love when protein bars taste like a decadent treat! The FITzee Bars I sampled recently reminded me of apple pie and chocolate chip blondies! What better way to refuel after a hard workout or hold me over to my next meal?
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Working out later in the day always poses a challenge for me, especially if the workout is around dinner time. Some Tuesday nights I go to BodyPump class with my friends and then grab a drink after the class, so I am forced to eat a small, early dinner and then to refuel with a [...]
Chocolate is one of my favorite foods. There aren’t many things that I will turn down if they have some kind of chocolate in or on them, gluten-free, of course. NuGo Nutrition has some of the best protein bars on the market and they just made two more of their Dark Chocolate bars gluten-free! The [...]
Not too long ago I shared some very exciting news from NuGo about their Dark Chocolate bars. Three of the five varieties are now certified gluten-free! I was finally able to find the Chocolate Pretzel with Sea Salt and Peanut Butter Cup varieties the other day at Giant Eagle. They were on sale and I [...]
Who doesn’t like cake? Wholesome Cravings combines protein and cake, which is a definite win-win in my book.
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Mission Statement- Wholesome Cravings is passionate about producing delicious, healthy, all-natural and gluten-free products that embody the best in whole food nutrition. We use only high quality ingredients without preservatives, fillers [...]
Do you like snacks? Eating smaller meals more frequently is recommended to help keep hunger at bay. I was raised eating three meals a day and while I may have had an afterschool snack or a bedtime snack, a ritual started when we were young by my late grandmother, the majority of our nutrition and [...]
Usually I reserve protein bars for refueling after a hard workout or run, but I always keep one in my purse for emergency hunger attacks. Sunday I took Hannah and her friend to see The Avengers, good movie, but a little too long (2 hours 22 minutes to be exact). We all know that typical [...]
I have been a fan of NuGo Bars for a while now. I love the NuGo Free dark chocolate crunch – it is a fabulous gluten-free, dairy-free, soy-free emergency bar to keep on hand in my purse or gym bag. In addition to the NuGo Free line, the NuGo Slim bars are also a [...]
Last week I wrote about the new ZonePerfect bars that I found at Target with the “gluten-free” label on them. I sent an email asking about oats to ensure that they were gluten-free and to see which certification company Abbott was using.
This is the response I received:
I just wanted to [...]
While you are reading this post, I am out finishing my last long run before my upcoming half marathons! After my 12 miles today, I will be in taper mode. Some people love taper, others hate it. I believe that I am in the latter group. The purpose of tapering is to allow your [...]