Product reviews

Product reviews

Truvia® calorie-free sweetener

Truvia® calorie-free sweetener

Lisa16 November 20142 min read

I am super excited to be offering up Truvia® – a calorie free sweetener to members of the product review club this month. Truvia® is one of the brand names…

Omega Crunch flax topping

Omega Crunch flax topping

Lisa13 September 20142 min read

I’ve sent out chia seeds and hemp seeds through my product review club previously so I’m very excited to be able to complete the trilogy and send out flax seeds…

Manitoba Harvest hemp hearts

Manitoba Harvest hemp hearts

Lisa1 July 20142 min read

Hemp hearts have received a lot of attention over the years as a plant based source of protein, omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids. What is hemp? Hemp is actually a…

City Snacks – freeze dried fruit

City Snacks – freeze dried fruit

Lisa24 March 20142 min read

A Confessions of a Dietitian member brought this product to my attention. She loves snacking on fruit and saw City Snacks freeze dried fruit at her local grocery store. Unlike conventional dried…

Catelli Gluten Free Pasta

Catelli Gluten Free Pasta

Lisa7 February 20141 min read

Remember when you had to go to specialty food shops to find gluten free pasta? With more and more people having gluten sensitivity, gluten free products have now hit the…

Clover Leaf Tuna Salad Kits

Clover Leaf Tuna Salad Kits

Lisa6 January 20143 min read

You may have noticed the variety of canned tuna products that are now available in grocery stores but have you ever tried Clover Leaf tuna salad kits? As dietitians, we…

Red palm oil

Red palm oil

Lisa15 November 20132 min read

Ever since red palm oil made it’s way onto the Dr. Oz show, dietitians have been fielding questions about it ever since. It’s still a fairly new product so you…

Chia seeds

Chia seeds

Lisa1 October 20132 min read

Ch-ch-ch-chia! Do you remember those Chia Pet commercials that aired in the 80’s where these cute little plant holders would grow sprouts that looked like hair? Well, the seeds that…

Product review: International Delight Iced Coffee

Product review: International Delight Iced Coffee

Lisa5 June 20134 min read

I signed up as a product reviewer with BzzAgent – an agency that specializes in social media and word of mouth marketing. It’s a great way for me to get informed…