Balance Gold Chocolate Peanut Butter: $1.49/Kroger

Gummy and slow-chewing. Should be called “Peanut Butter Plus Chocolate Whiff” b/c the chocolate layer on Balance Gold Chocolate Peanut Butter doesn’t taste like much but leaves a chalky film in the back of your … read on …


Clif Zbar Honey Graham: $0.69/Kroger

I think it is super-rad that Costco has started carrying Z-bars in bulk; unfortunately, the mixed box consists of Chocolate Chip, Chocolate Brownie, and Iced Oatmeal, so no love for the Honey Graham, S’mores or … read on …


FiberOne Chewy Chocolate Peanut Butter: Box of 6/Target/$4.99

Unlike the popular FiberOne Oats and Chocolate, this one is considered to be snack-size. The peanut butter droplets are scattered. The texture is like a dry rice crispy treat, and the chocolate bits are so … read on …


Luna Chocolate Peppermint Stick: $1/Publix

This is INSANELY good. I mean, York-Peppermint Patty good, but for some reason the peppermint harkens too much to the holiday season which my brain noodles do not want to wrap around quite yet on … read on …


Fiber D’Lish Banana Walnut: $1.99/Whole Foods

Now called “Fiber D’lish” since having been bought out by NuGo, I can only assume (and hope) that the recipe has remained the same for the soft-baked fiber bars. I’m royally disappointed that NuGo’s website … read on …


Zone Perfect Kidz Yellow Cupcake: Box of 5/$4.99/Kroger

In the words of the Reverend Lovejoy’s wife, Helen, “please, won’t somebody think of the children??” Why did Zone have to go and make a bar that so convincingly mimics a birthday party dessert, but … read on …


Clif Cool Mint Chocolate: $1/Kroger

This dark brown hunk o’ love smells like a York Peppermint Patty and tastes nearly identical to a Luna Chocolate Peppermint Stick. Change the label, add some caffeine, and if I close my eyes, they … read on …


Think Thin! Salted Caramel: $1.69/Kroger

OK, first the name of this line of products is just ridiculous. It reminds me of SkinnyCow, SkinnyGirl, and my least favorite name (but unfortunately my most favorite of flavors) Kroger brand’s “CarbMaster Yogurt.” Carb. … read on …


KIND Apple & Cinnamon Pecan: $1.49/CVS

Peeling through a Kind wrapper is KINDa difficult as they are so very sticky. Oh my though, this flavor nails the cinnamon taste without overdoing it, or using the cinnamon as a way to mask … read on …