Category Archives: High Fructose Corn Syrup

High Fructose Corn Syrup

The Candy Fairy Has Left the Building

Happy Halloween 2013! With kiddos aged 4  and 8, trick-or-treating is a top priority around our house…even in the pouring down rain this year.  The excitement of running full speed from house to house, had smiles plastered from ear to … Continue reading

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10 of 50 Babysteps- Maple Syrup

The tradition in our house is eating daddy’s famous frying pan size pancakes on Saturday morning! They are delicious! But I am so ashamed to say…that we used to top them in what we thought was “Syrup”… and while I … Continue reading

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7 of 50 Baby Steps- Cake Mix

Can you really have your CAKE and EAT it to…all while avoiding HFCS, Hydrogenated oils and Artificial Ingredients? Why YES, Yes you can! Namaste is one of our favorite brands around here (especially the Spice Cake and the Vanilla Cake … Continue reading

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6 of 50 Baby Steps- Jelly and Jam

Step 5 was the peanut butter and step 6 is it’s better half…the jelly and jam! As you can imagine this yummy sweet stuff is a perfect place to find some High Fructose Corn Syrup hiding and with all the … Continue reading

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1 of 50 BabySteps- Ketchup

Here we are at step #1 ! I remember the day we decided to start trying to get the High Fructose Corn Syrup out of our house… and the first thing I picked up in the fridge had it in … Continue reading

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F is for Fructose

Baby step #1 was all about this topic…specifically High Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS) but in the few short months since I posted that…I have LEARNED ALOT! Fortunately (or Unfortunately)  I have learned MORE reasons that HFCS is not good for our health … Continue reading

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Baby Step #1- HFCS

It was a week like any other, but something odd kept happening. Every conversation I had with my friends, both old and new, near and far away, revolved around food and eating better. Perhaps it was because of my daughter’s … Continue reading

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