Making my snacks healthier

 A set of articles on healthy snacks is available here.

Snacks that fill you up

Snacks that fill you up

A lot of people have to make do with snacking in order to fit the time restrictions they are under and to get their daily intake of proper nutrients.
Especially if your daily routine involves exercise, there should be healthy snacks in between meals in order to keep you satiated and functioning optimally.

Healthy Crackers

Healthy crackers

Crackers can be an appealing snack, especially since your options for dressing them up with sliced veggies, spreads and condiments are endless!

Is microwave popcorn bad for you

Is microwave popcorn bad for you?

A bag of popcorn is a treat, and makes movie-watching special. However, microwave popcorn has had some bad press lately. Questions have been raised as to whether consuming microwave popcorn is linked to cancer, lung damage, and other issues. Consumers may also be wondering about the nutritional content given the often high fat content. Let’s explore some of these concerns.

trail mix, mix, walnut kernels

Is trail mix healthy?

Trail mix is an excellent snack, if you make a good choice. Here, I’ll give you some tips on general things to consider about trail mix, as well as possible healthy and not-so-healthy qualities of this food.