Are you excited for the big game on Sunday? Judging from all of your posts, tweets and mentions on our Facebook page, you're ready to nosh on some tasty comfort food (corn chowder, pulled pork sandwiches, pizza) as well as dive into some classic party foods (salsa and chips; veggies and dip; cheese and crackers). We asked our fans for their healthier Super Bowl tips and you did not disappoint! From Eggplant Fries to Parmesan Popcorn, our customers have the best ideas! MaryAnn Jones, from … [Read more...] about Super Bowl Snack Tips by You!
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Think Kids Meals are just for kids? Think again… 28-year old FreshDirect customer Kim Gorode, used FreshDirect Kids Meals (and our other 4-Minute Meals) plus healthy snacks and exercise to shed 40 lbs – going from a size 14 to a size 4 in less than a year. “Last December I had physical and my cholesterol was really high,” explained Gorode. “My doctor suggested a weight loss program in the office with pre-made meals delivered to my home. I thought about it but if idea was portion control and … [Read more...] about How Kim Found a Healthier Happier Self with FreshDirect
We know our customers love food. But would you believe that, last Thanksgiving, our customers ordered so many cans of pumpkin that we could have made a giant tower out of them? How tall you ask? Well, if we stacked them, one on top of the other, the tower would be taller than the Lady Liberty...actually it would be taller than 5 Statues of Liberty! (That's a lot of Vitamin A consumed!) Check out this cute photo below for more of our fun Thanksgiving facts! And search for … [Read more...] about ThanksTrivia! Check out our Thanksgiving Fun Facts!
I love to entertain - especially for kids. My little nieces, nephews and cousins all get so excited when they see tables topped with colorful fruits, cupcakes and other goodies. Recently I attended a kids party and noticed all of the detailed food labels. The hostess told me that a handful of the kids had food allergies and this was one way to keep them safe. Amongst my friends and family, it seems that food allergies in kids are on the rise. A recent study published by Pediatrics confirmed … [Read more...] about 7 Party Tips for Kids with Food Allergies
School’s out, summer's here and the open road awaits. For thousands of families, that can mean only one thing: ROAD TRIP! So many of my friends are new parents, and they’re always looking for ways to feed and entertain their kids on the road. So I asked a few moms, “In addition to hand wipes and sunscreen, what else should be packed on a family road trip?” Here are some of my favorite tips: … [Read more...] about Family Road Trip Snack Tips