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Moving Ahead …

December 31, 2008 | Posted by admin

Year’s end is always a time for reflection, and we join our staff in thanking you—our loyal customers—for another solid year. It has been our pleasure to bring you a quality line-up of natural products that are healthful and North American-grown and produced. As for 2009, it’s going to be an exciting year. As all […]

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Stocking Stuffing Made Easy

December 19, 2008 | Posted by admin

Still finishing up that last minute shopping, preparations and meal planning for the holidays? The next few days will be busy ones here at Brownwood Acres, too, as we assist shoppers with our speedy delivery service and help customers around the country with their holiday entertaining needs. Consider one of these last minute healthy gifts […]

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Cooking Up Fun for Kids

December 16, 2008 | Posted by admin

It’s never too early to start teaching kids about cooking.  If your child is a fussy eater, cooking is a good way to get them to try new foods.  Many times, they will be more likely to eat the meal if they’ve made it themselves. By involving children in meal planning and preparation, you are […]

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Holiday Gift Giving

December 14, 2008 | Posted by admin

The hustle and bustle of the holiday season is here and it seems we have the same dilemma every year—what present to give to family and friends. This season why not give something unique from the kitchen. Here are a few homemade gift giving ideas that are sure to please anyone on your list. GINGERBREAD […]

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Fruity Holiday Mocktails

December 10, 2008 | Posted by admin

When it comes to the holidays, all the lovely cocktails are difficult to resist. This year say “make mine fruity”. Here are some healthy low-cal recipes to keep you on track with your commitment of avoiding the holiday “heft”. These mocktails can be enjoyed by young and old as they are alcohol-free. Put any of […]

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Cherry Cranberry Molded Salad

December 5, 2008 | Posted by admin

This is a favorite holiday salad and pairs well with turkey. 1     can whole cranberry sauce 1     3 /4 cups water 2     3 oz packages cherry jello 2     cups red seedless grapes, halved 2     cups celery, finely chopped 1     large can crushed pineapple, undrained 1-2  cups FruitFast Dried Tart Cherries Boil water and add jello […]

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Fruitful and Healthful Holiday Giving

December 3, 2008 | Posted by admin

‘Tis the Season to be Merry’ and Brownwood Acres/ FruitFast® is helping make that happen. It’s snowing savings here for the entire month of December. All orders on our full line of quality fruit products this month are 10% off. When you visit our website www.brownwoodacres.com, the shopping cart will automatically deduct 10% from the […]

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Leftover Turkey/Chicken Salad

December 2, 2008 | Posted by admin

A great way to use up some of that leftover turkey or chicken!  This salad is always a hit—makes a great main dish for a brunch. 4       Cups cooked turkey or chicken, chopped 3       stalks celery, chopped 1       bunch green onion, chopped 3 /4   Cups light mayonnaise 1 /2   tsp Dijon mustard 2       tsp sugar […]

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