FiberOne Pumpkin Bar: Box of 6/Target/$2.50

Happy Halloween!! I couldn’t help myself last weekend at Target – from the moment that I walked in the door and smelled Starbucks at the entryway and spied their oversized chalkboard declaring the return of … read on …


Balance Caramel Nut Blast: $1/Kroger

Blast off to … not-so-thrilling flavor. There’s no nutty blast here – just a whiff of caramel and a smidge of nut, and nothing blast-worthy. I don’t know why I keep trying Balance Bars at … read on …


Hi friends!

I’ve been accumulating several months’ worth of reviews, so while this is my official greetings & salutations, I’ve got a profusion of posts about all the bars that I’ve crunched and chomped my way through … read on …


Belvita Pumpkin Spice: $3.99/Box of 6/Harris Teeter

I’m late to board the Pumpkin Spice Mania Train. I’m dangling to the Caboose of Summertime, not quite willing to let go of sunshine and sand (also having just returned from a beach trip) and … read on …


Clif Spiced Pumpkin Pie: $1/Kroger

Ahh yes, Autumn heralds all things dropping leaves, dropping temperatures, and dropping money on pumpkin-flavored mania. Or in my case, dropping jaw on the floor when I see store shelves over-flowing w/ some of the … read on …


Balance Yogurt Honey Peanut: $1/Kroger

I don’t know if it’s having been a child of the 80’s, but Balance Bar Yogurt Honey Peanut reminded me of the yogurt-covered raisins that you would get from the clear plastic flippy-lid bins in … read on …


Muscle Brownie Cookies & Cream: $2.99/Whole Foods

Muwahaha, the label for this thing had me in the giggles in the middle of the heavenly Whole Foods’ bar aisle; hot pink wrapper w/ two crazy afro clown dudes declaring “Eat brownies, get muscles!” … read on …


That’s It. Apple & Cherry: $1.69/Starbucks

This was a tapping-toes, “I’m-waiting-in-a-long-line-at-Starbucks” impulse buy. A basket full of these, near the chocolate-covered coffee beans, grabbed my eye as I waited for my plain, black coffee in a line behind folks w/ 500-calorie, … read on …


Odwalla Banana Nut: $1/Kroger

I can see pieces of nuts when I bite into Odwalla’s Banana Nut bar, but they’re not quite big enough for me to get the same sensation of eating banana nut bread. But what may … read on …


NuGo Fiber D’lish Blondie: $30/box of 16/Amazon

A tough call to make, ordering a box of these online, but I just couldn’t find a single retailer carrying Fiber D’lish Blondie Bar, and have been itching to try it out. I wouldn’t say … read on …