Minnesotan To Meet: WholeMe's Mary KosirFor a lot of people, the new year means it's time to get a fresh start on the foods you're eating. One local company is hoping you say "try me" the next time you're looking for a quick snack. DateMe, WakeMe, are just a couple of the names of the bars Minnesota-based company WholeMe is offering up.
Studies: Some Meats Increase Cancer Risk, Vegetables Curb Heart AttacksA round of studies released on Monday suggest adding more fruits and vegetables to your meal, and cutting out meats. The Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation said Monday that an investigation into coronary artery risk found that an increase in consumption of fruits and vegetables at a young age led to lower coronary artery calcium later in life.
FDA Tells Food Industry To Phase Out Artificial Trans FatsPopular foods like pie crusts, frostings and microwave popcorn will be largely rid of artery-clogging trans fats after a decision by the Obama administration to phase them out over the next three years.
The Best Gift Ideas To Bring Back From A TripThis list will give you an idea of what gifts are best to bring back from a trip.
Minnesota State Fair Announces New Foods For 2014Lovers of the Great Minnesota Get-Together wait all year for a few select dates. One is undoubtedly the opening of the Minnesota State Fair. But a close second is most likely the day that new foods are announced. That day has arrived.
The 5 Foods That Will Age Your Skin FasterIt's Get Movin' Monday on the WCCO Morning Show. To kick off each work week, we bring in Health Magazine's "Next Fitness Star" and Tiger Athletics owner Stacie Clark to help you keep your fitness goals.
University Of Minnesota Hosting Taste This WeekendThe 6th Annual Taste! will showcase the best in local food, wine and specialty beers for 2013. On Friday and Saturday, you can enjoy the cooking by 40 top chefs, 350 wines and 100 specialty beers.
Spartan Stores Buying Nash Finch In All-Stock DealFood distributor Spartan Stores Inc. is buying Nash Finch Co., a major grocery distributor to military commissaries, in an all-stock deal valued at approximately $312 million in a move that will expand its distribution area.
What Foods You Shouldn't Be Eating In Hot WeatherYou want to make sure you're drinking plenty of fluids in hot weather, but staying hydrated comes down to more than just how much we're drinking. That's because there are certain foods that are dehydrating us, and you might not even know they're doing it.
Good Question: How Do New State Fair Foods Get Picked?In just about two months, Minnesotans will be able to sink their teeth into bacon, pickles, chocolate, or a combo of them all. On Wednesday, the Minnesota State Fair announced 47 new foods. Among them are candied bacon cannoli, deep fried meatloaf, grilled glazed donuts and cocoa puff cheese curds.
Medica Program Could Cut Down Your Grocery BillsSaving money is getting easier for 200,000 Minnesota families. Medica is rolling out a new program Monday that helps people save money and eat healthier. The program is called "healthy savings." Each week, a new list of healthy foods will go on sale.
Eat Energy-Rich Foods For Your Daily LiftMonday marks the first day back at work for many people after daylight saving time, so no doubt a few people are springing forward to grab an extra cup of coffee.