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Katie Goodman is an official brand advocate for Bel Brands in 2013. While she receives compensation for participation as a brand advocate, opinions are her own. Seasonal Produce This time of year we are able to enjoy special treats found in the produce aisle, like blood oranges and pomegranates. I love to take advantage of […]

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Katie Goodman is an official brand advocate for Bel Brands in 2013. While she receives compensation for participation as a brand advocate, opinions are her own. The question that I am asked all the time by my friends is: “How do you stay healthy with all the food you cook?” Even more so this time […]

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thanksgiving snack_blog

Sarah Dussault is an official brand advocate for Bel Brands in 2013. While she receives compensation for participation as a brand advocate, opinions are her own. For me, Thanksgiving Day tends to be filled with eating all of my favorite foods and never thinking twice about it. I like to think of it as my […]

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Roni Noone is an official brand advocate for Bel Brands in 2013. While she receives compensation for participation as a brand advocate, opinions are her own. I LOVE family game night! I was so excited when my oldest, now 8, was finally old enough to start playing board games. We started with Chutes and Ladders […]

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Katie Goodman is an official brand advocate for Bel Brands in 2013. While she receives compensation for participation as a brand advocate, opinions are her own. The holidays are fun times to get kids involved in the kitchen. With the simple act of including kids in holiday prep this season, you’re teaching your kids important […]

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Katie Goodman is an official brand advocate for Bel Brands in 2013. While she receives compensation for participation as a brand advocate, opinions are her own. Fall is a good time to switch up the lunchbox routine to include some of your family’s favorite fall foods and recipes. If you aren’t sure what is in […]

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Roni Noone is an official brand advocate for Bel Brands in 2013. While she receives compensation for participation as a brand advocate, opinions are her own. I don’t think I realized how frantic my weekends were going to be once my “baby” entered into childhood. Now, I’m running from soccer games to Scout outings with […]

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Tina Haupert is an official brand advocate for Bel Brands in 2013. While she receives compensation for participation as a brand advocate, opinions are her own. Now that the weather is turning cold, I enjoy spending nights at home, often cozying up on the couch with a good book and a yummy snack. Right now, […]

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Katie Goodman is an official brand advocate for Bel Brands in 2013. While she receives compensation for participation as a brand advocate, opinions are her own. Halloween is this week and with the classroom parties, community parties and trick-or-treating, we are in for a sugar-filled week. I don’t prohibit candy in my house – because […]

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Roni Noone is an official brand advocate for Bel Brands in 2013. While she receives compensation for participation as a brand advocate, opinions are her own. Every year, I don’t want summer to end. But then, every year, I fall in love with this season all over again. The cooler temperatures, the changing leaves, the […]

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Katie Goodman is an official brand advocate for Bel Brands in 2013. While she receives compensation for participation as a brand advocate, opinions are her own. My kids love to snack! If they had it their way, they’d never eat a meal but rather just snack their way through the day. Unfortunately for them, that […]

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Sarah Dussault is an official brand advocate for Bel Brands in 2013. While she receives compensation for participation as a brand advocate, opinions are her own. Choosing the right snack can be tough with so many options out there! You should always choose a balanced option that will leave you satisfied but also please your […]

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Roni Noone is an official brand advocate for Bel Brands in 2013. While she receives compensation for participation as a brand advocate, opinions are her own. As much as I love summer, I must admit I welcome the beginning of fall. But it’s not just the cooler temperatures or shorter days that get me all […]

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Snacking with honey_blog

Did you know that September is National Honey Month? Yep, that’s right, a whole month devoted to nature’s delicious sugar. How fun! Honey is typically used in cooking and baking, but it also makes a great snack, especially when paired with something cheesy. I love the sweet and savory combination of honey paired with cheese. It’s […]

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Have you ever tried pairing your favorite trail mix with Mini Babybel cheeses when you need an afternoon pick me up? You’ll get a little something sweet from the dried fruits, savory flavors and protein from the nuts and cheese, and whole grains from the granola! A snack like this will give you the energy […]

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MBY pizza_blog

Roni Noone is an official brand advocate for Bel Brands in 2013. While she receives compensation for participation as a brand advocate, opinions are her own. It seems my son is carrying on my childhood tradition of the after-school snack. I fondly remember returning home every day from school and making myself something to eat. […]

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Dave Grotto

Written by David Grotto, RDN, LDN David Grotto is an official brand advocate for Bel Brands in 2013. While he receives compensation for participation as a brand advocate, opinions are his own. Depending on the family, “back-to-school” time can range from feelings of excitement to stress, especially when transitioning from a laid-back summer routine. At […]

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Find a New, Favorite Cheesy Snack

Posted on 8/15/2013 by admin // Filed in SnackJoy, Snacks // Comments: 3


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Written by Community Leader Tina Haupert Tina Haupert is an official brand advocate for Bel Brands in 2013. While she receives compensation for participation as a brand advocate, opinions are her own. It’s 3:00 p.m., and you’re searching for something to ward off your hunger until dinner. If nothing sounds appetizing enough to satisfy your […]

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Written by Community Leader Katie Goodman Katie Goodman is an official brand advocate for Bel Brands in 2013. While she receives compensation for participation as a brand advocate, opinions are her own. School is going to start for my kids before I know it. With the start of school comes the topic of school lunches, […]

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Roni Noone is an official brand advocate for Bel Brands in 2013. While she receives compensation for participation as a brand advocate, opinions are her own. During the school year, packing my son’s lunch becomes the bane of my existence. It’s such a challenge to find that balance between what he wants, and what I […]

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Elisa Zied

Written by Elisa Zied, MS, RDN, CDN Elisa Zied is an official brand advocate for Bel Brands in 2013. While she receives compensation for participation as a brand advocate, opinions are her own. When I think back to what I used to eat after school, what comes to mind are pretzels, popcorn, English muffin pizzas, […]

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Mini Cinnamon Chocolate Chip Cheesecakes

Posted on 7/30/2013 by admin // Filed in lifestyle leaders, SnackJoy, Snacks // Comments Off


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Written by Community Leader Tina Haupert Tina Haupert is an official brand advocate for Bel Brands in 2013. While she receives compensation for participation as a brand advocate, opinions are her own. It has been so incredibly hot in New England. Not surprisingly, the last thing I want to do is turn on my oven […]

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Roni Noone is an official brand advocate for Bel Brands in 2013. While she receives compensation for participation as a brand advocate, opinions are her own. Every summer my family rents a beach house at the Jersey Shore, and every summer we stock that beach house with snacks to last us the week! But every […]

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Sarah Dussault is an official brand advocate for Bel Brands in 2013. While she receives compensation for participation as a brand advocate, opinions are her own. You swore you’d plan a vacation this summer, but somehow it’s already halfway over and nothing is planned! If you are looking for some last-minute, active summer trips to […]

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Written by Community Leader Katie Goodman Katie Goodman is an official brand advocate for Bel Brands in 2013. While she receives compensation for participation as a brand advocate, opinions are her own. Most of us naturally eat less in the summer. Our bodies don’t have to work as hard to stay warm and conserve energy […]

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