Raisin Your Nutrition

– A blog about the energy benefits of raisins –

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A Day of Pregnancy Eats

Hi there! Sarah here again, from Bucket List Tummy. As I head into my 27th week of pregnancy, I’m excited to share what a day of eating looks like! Obviously, the baby is continuing toREAD MORE

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Saffron Raisin Cookies

It’s that time of the year where everyone seems to find themselves baking sweet confectioneries in the kitchen. Whether for gifts or a midnight snack for Santa Claus, nothing beats homemade treats made with love.READ MORE

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Raisin Black Forest Cake

No matter what the occasion, I always enjoy baking a dessert to share with family and friends. It is now an expected treat. So if I perhaps miss baking something from scratch, you can beREAD MORE

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Peppermint Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Since I was a kid, I can remember snacking on raisins. My mom always had the small individual boxes that she packed with us in our lunches for school. As an adolescent and now asREAD MORE

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Turkey Trot Corn Muffins

These cute gobblers will be the talk of the table as an edible centerpiece or place setting decoration!  Creating the corn muffin ‘turkeys’ can keep the kids (or guests!) busy on Thanksgiving Day. Or haveREAD MORE

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Cajun Stuffing with Sun-Maid Raisin Bread

It’s hard to believe that Thanksgiving is upon us again. Fall is always a fast-paced time in my house. We have October birthdays, Halloween, Thanksgiving and BAM—Christmas, Chanukah and New Years thrust upon us. Sometimes,READ MORE

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The Great Potato Debate

The potato was once celebrated. The powerful Inca civilization was the first to cultivate potatoes around 8,000 BC to 5,000 B.C. Although potatoes were being produced along the coast of northern Spain by the endREAD MORE

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Raisin Spider Cookies

My kids have always enjoyed decorating cookies with me. It’s one of those cooking activities that don’t have a lot of rules, anything goes and let’s your creative juices flow. My daughter especially loves bakingREAD MORE

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Homemade Halloween Snack Attack

Spooky Pretzel Ghosts Ingredients: 1 cup white chocolate chips 10 pretzel rods 30 raisins How to Make Them: Place the white chocolate in a medium-sized microwave-safe bowl. Microwave on high for 30 to 45 seconds,READ MORE

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Roasted Bratwurst with Raisins, Cabbage and Onions

The kids are back in school. There’s a little nip in the air. Trees are showing off their golden hues. This all means one thing: Football season is here! Yes, homes across the country areREAD MORE

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