≡ Menu

Product Reviews

Soy Isolate Done Right featured image

Soy Isolate Done Right Part 4: Why Most Soy Companies Fall Silent

When I decided to do this series on soy protein processing methods, calling soy companies and manufacturers became a natural response.  I wanted to see for myself–and to show others–what processing methods other companies were using.  Did soy companies even know where their soy protein was coming from and how it was processed? For this series I chose… Read More

stress relief and the single product that saved our year

Stress Relief And The Single Product That Saved Our Year

STRESS. On the positive side, stress can help you accomplish amazing things or meet important deadlines. Leap tall buildings in a single bound…almost. But too much of it, and we begin to feel overwhelmed…agitated…and frustrated. We’ve all been on both sides of it. But what do you do when you feel over-stressed? What is your… Read More

Product Review Rubys Rockets

Product Review: Ruby’s Rockets Fruit And Vegetable Pops

“Mom, does popsicle mean sugar?” my inquisitive 5-year old son asked as he was eating one of Ruby’s Rockets popsicles. I smiled and said, “No, not anymore.” What kid doesn’t love frozen treats? I want to be able to purchase fun summer snacks for my kids, but trying to square my healthy-eating convictions with what… Read More

Is the Kefir Craze Worth Its weight in probiotics?

Is The Kefir Craze Worth Its Weight In Probiotics?

There has been a growing awareness in recent years that probiotics are important for good health.  Kefir is one of those probiotic-friendly products that has a growing following in this health movement. The facts show that kefir indeed provides large numbers of friendly gut bacteria, but is the kefir craze really worth its weight in… Read More

Shaklee Meal Shakes for kids

Product Review: Shaklee Meal Shakes for Kids

Our family stays active, we love to travel, and our schedule often gets busy.  As a result, some of our meal and snack times need to be quick, yet we don’t want to punt our healthy-eating values out the window. Seven years ago, we discovered Shaklee’s Meal Shakes for kids.  With 100% natural ingredients, a… Read More