We’re kicking those unhealthy sugars and snacks to the side for something healthier, sweet and great to eat! As we approach the New Year, we all hope to drop a few bad eating habits, to get with the program of eating healthy and taking care of our bodies. To make sure this is #GOALS, here are a few healthy “Items We Love” that will keep those taste buds happy and have you counting down the days to healthier craves. #FabstaEats
1. Jeca Bar Cookies
These aren’t your mother’s store-bought cookies. Savory and filling, Jeca gourmet energy cookies are an all-natural way, to indulge in a healthy and tasty treat! These unique Jeca cookies recipe incorporates ingredients and spices from around the globe to excite your taste buds. Each cookie is made with spices and ingredients reminiscent of the region that it represents. All Jeca cookies are made with oat flour, has nuts and other wholesome ingredients for an added nutritional impact. Plus, they are mildly caffeinated with either coffee beans or matcha (green tea leaves) for an additional energy boost for those times you need an extra kick! Like a bottle of fine wine, the taste of Jeca cookies is complex. The flavors evolve and bloom as you eat them. Jeca Bar makes energy cookies to fuel your busy life. Every ingredient used is made in nature—not in a laboratory. No preservatives, no artificial additives, no compromises. Just wholesome, convenient goodness for home, the office, or on the go. Individual cookies and bundles available. Learn more here.
2. Health Garden’s Xylitol Sweetener
Xylitol is one of the most popular natural sweeteners and can be used in virtually all recipes instead of sugar. Great for desserts, drinks and everything sweet. This calorie-free, low-glycemic blend is a perfect sugar substitute for everyone ready to embrace all the deliciousness sweeteners can offer, including diabetics and allergy sufferers. (Yes, you too!) Xylitol contains No-GMO, No artificial fillers and strictly kosher and safe for cooking and baking. Learn more here.
3. Crunchies Strawberry Banana Freeze-Dried Fruit
Pure fruit in every crunch. Strawberry Banana is our top pick giving you a sweet and yummy balance to any yogurt or peanut butter sandwich. These freeze-dried fruits have no added sugars, non-GMO, and Gluten-free. It’s strictly pure dried strawberries and bananas on the go. Crunchies is the only freeze-dried brand that owns their supply chain from field to fork. Sourcing produces directly from the trusted farmers who grow it, ensuring that you have a mouthwatering burst of flavor in every bite. These fruits are harvested at the perfect ripeness, cleaned and then quickly frozen, undergoing a dry freeze with a unique combination of temperature and pressure. The majority of the frozen water in the fruit turns directly into water vapor, leaving the fruit dry and crunchy. This unique process retains most of the color, flavor, and nutritional value of the fresh fruit. Take a bite; we know you taste the difference! Learn more here.
4. Farmhouse Culture Sea Salt Kraut Krisp
Krispy, Crunchy and Salty oh my! Sea Salt Kraut Krisp is undoubtedly a snack that will have you craving more! This crunch is the perfect compliment to your favorite dip with a salty, savory twist to every bite. Not only do these snacks satisfy your hunger but caters to our health-conscious lifestyle. Farmhouse Culture Sea Salt Kraut Krisp are Probiotic Rich – 1 Billion CFU’s per serving, USDA Organic, Non-GMO Project Verified, Gluten-free and contains no dairy products. With its #1 ingredient, Kraut, these Krispy bites are the ideal companion to satisfy your snack cravings. Learn more here.
5. Templeman’s Sea Salt Crunch Toffee
Templeman’s Sea Salt Crunch Toffee is smothered in a luxurious dark chocolate and topped with coarse sea salt. Yum! Templeman’s is the perfect toffee holiday gift, a sweet crunch on the go or a great sweet and savory topping for a delicious dessert. Every batch is handmade with love, for an authentic artisanal taste and quality that is second to none. Voted Canadas #1 buttercrunch toffee and made in small quantities, that have no added preservations, gluten-free and delightfully tasty! Learn more here.