beverages

There are lots of good reasons to drink enough fluids throughout the day. Water is an excellent choice because it has no calories and can even help boost your intake of important minerals like calcium and magnesium. Water can actually contain a significant amount of these minerals, although it varies by locale. People often ask … Read More

We love to try new foods. Some are great. Some don’t measure up and some become staples in our kitchen. See what you think.  After water, tea is the world’s most popular beverage and an excellent source of flavonoids, a powerful group of antioxidants.  Tetley Black & Green blend offers tea drinkers the full flavor of … Read More

We love to try new foods. Some don’t measure up and some become staples in our kitchen. See what you think. Gold medal winner Michael Phelps reportedly drank Carnation Instant Breakfast between Olympic swimming events. And, numerous studies have suggested that lowfat milk is an excellent post-exercise drink to maximize hydration and muscle recovery. Phase … Read More

For years convenience stores have sold drinks in quart-sized containers. Now Starbucks is about to debut a 31-ounce “trenta” cup for iced coffee, iced tea and lemonade in 14 states. That’s more than a third larger than the chain’s “venti,” which holds 20 ounces. Keep in mind that iced coffee with milk and sugar averages … Read More