Health Benefits

Healthy Snacks the Whole Family Will Love

Getting kids to eat their veggies can be a challenge but it isn’t always just the kids who don’t eat enough vegetables. Sometimes, men can be picky about which vegetables they will eat and which they won’t. Finding something both the kids and men in the family like is sometimes difficult. It can be […]

Upside-down Caramelized Apple Tart

For the Caramel
4 T (60g) unsalted butter
2 cups (400g) sugar

For the Tart
5 medium Granny Smith apples, peeled, cored and thickly sliced (if desired do not peel)
8 oz. (225g) Short Pastry, chilled (good quality ready-made is fine)

To make the caramel – Melt the butter in a saucepan over medium heat, add the sugar […]

Apple Folklore

Folklore surrounding apples comes from many different countries and time periods. The legends are often strange to us today but meant something to people in the past. For instance, the apple has symbolized beauty, purity and sin. If you did certain things with an apple it could tell you the name of your future […]

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Three Ways a Spiral Apple Peeler Makes Eating Healthy Fun

Moms and dads have a hard time encouraging the kids to eat healthy foods. Do you think a spiral apple peeler would make a difference in how happy the family would be with something besides chocolate and crunchy chips? In families across the country, the answer is “Yes!” because the tool is safe and […]

Two Yummy Apple Recipes

Giggling Apples
1 box instant Jello, any flavor

1 cup boiling water

1/2 cup cold water

4-6 apples, depending on size

Put Jello powder in a bowl and pour the boiling water over it, stir until dissolved.
Pour in the cold water and stir, set aside.
Core all of the apples but leave enough of the bottom of each apple […]

The Man They Called Johnny Appleseed

In America, most school children know the legend of the folk hero called ‘Johnny Appleseed’, who wandered all over the Midwestern states planting apple seeds. But, I bet you don’t know the real story.

Johnny Appleseed was actually John Chapman who was born in 1774 in Massachusetts. Even as a young man, he dreamed of […]

Apple Skin Products

Apple Skin Products.
The Apple is a great fruit widely used for cakes, pies and many health care products too. Everyone is familiar with the context ‘ An apple a day keeps the doctor away’ which is very true. Due to its useful components it has a new found respect. The properties of the apple […]

An Apple a Day Can Help Kids Learn Better

Getting a child to eat healthy food can be a monumental challenge for any parent. However, studies show that all of the haggling, arguing, and hassle is actually worth the effort as a healthy diet leads to enhanced academic performance in school. In fact, malnourished children often struggle in school because they are more […]