The Best and Worst Hot Cocoa Mixes

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What happened to just cocoa, sugar, and milk warmed in a snowman mug? Is nothing sacred anymore? The classic cup of hot cocoa has turned into a chemical cocktail of trans fat, artificial colors, flavors, dyes and preservatives.  I’d like to share with you some of the alarming ingredients in common hot cocoa mixes and offer some […]

Milk or Milk Substitutes?

A crash course if you’re looking for an alternative to cow’s milk.  Have you noticed the increasing types of milk substitutes available on the market today? Some of the major types include soy milk, almond milk, hazelnut milk, oat milk, hemp milk, and coconut milk. How do these milk substitutes compare nutritionally to regular milk? […]

Soy milk, Almond milk, Hemp milk, Oat milk…Oh my!

Have you noticed the increasing types of milk substitutes available on the market today? Some of the major types include: soy milk, almond milk, hazelnut milk, oat milk, hemp milk and coconut milk. How do these compare nutritionally to regular milk? Why might you choose a substitute over regular milk? Today’s post aims to give […]