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Splenda vs. Stevia

 At restaurants, you’ll notice Splenda packet are readily available, as well as at the Supermarket.  Is Splenda a good alternative to sugar?  My quick answer is No. Splenda is an artificial sweetener made in a laboratory. The “sugar” used in Splenda is called sucralose, which is not a real sugar. Studies show that when cooking […]

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Healthy Cookies

My kids ate these up!  Just a few healthy ingredients mashed together. Ingredients: 3 ripe bananas, mashed 2 cups quick or old fashioned oats 1 egg 1 T honey 1/4 cup raisins or dried cranberries 1/2 cup nuts of choice (I used almond slivers) 1/4 cup shredded coconut 1 tsp vanilla extract 1 tsp cinnamon […]

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