Month: October 2013

Are you Ready to Face Fall?

As we fall into Fall, the weather gets a little crisper, the days get a little shorter, and the sun tends to shine a little less. It can be hard to say goodbye to the Summer sun and that glow that seems to emanate from your skin during the Summer months.

Trick or Treat! Give Me Something Healthy to Eat

Crispy Fruit is the Healthy, Sweet, Delicious Halloween Treat Both Kids and Parents Love

Fairfield, N.J. – October 16, 2013 – Halloween can pose a challenge to parents that actively seek to help their youngsters set healthy snacking habits. For parents, it’s not the ghouls, goblins and witches that are scary — it’s the pillowcases full of sugary “treats” that their kids bring home that are filled with empty calories and lack any nutritional value.

Tricking Kids With Healthy Halloween Treats

Q: Chuck, Halloween is saturated with candy galore and other unhealthy treats. I’m part of a growing band of health-conscious neighbors in our residential area who are refusing to drop one more piece of candy in kids’ bags on Halloween night. Any advice for how we can do that without having the kids walk away or look in disdain at healthy treats? — “Healthy on Halloween” in Harrisburg, Pa.

A: Gone are the days when you could drop a piece of fruit, a home-baked cookie or a popcorn ball in a child’s Halloween bag.

And we all know that when kids pour out their bags at the end of Halloween night to look over their treasure chest of treats, items such as granola bars and even packaged oatmeal raisin cookies are likely to be dumped in the garbage faster than you can say “trick or treat.”  read more. . .

Award-winning Crispy Green to Exhibit at the 2013 PMA Fresh Summit in New Orleans

Crispy Green’s Entire Line of All-natural, Wholesome and Irresistible  Freeze Dried Fruit Snacks Will Be On Display at Booth #126

FAIRFIELD, NJ – October 10, 2013 – Crispy Green®, the maker of Crispy Green premium Crispy Fruit freeze-dried fruit snacks, which just recently received the “Editor’s Pick” award from Progressive Grocer, and the snack Oprah.com called “a great alternative to fresh fruit,” will be exhibiting at the annual PMA Fresh Summit in New Orleans, October 18 – 20 at booth #126. We invite you to stop by and taste for yourself!