Food & Drink

Food & Drink

How to keep healthy while still enjoying holiday treats

As the seasons change and the temperature begins to drop, friends and families come together to celebrate life typically, around a dinner table. For many people, the best part of dinner is dessert, and there is no better time of year to indulge in sweets than the month of December. Baking cookies, pies and cakes are one of many ways we share our love with others. Below are a list of ways we can keep our loved ones healthy over the holiday season while still enjoying traditional baked goods.

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