We love fruit around my house, yes my girls actually LOVE fruit! Just recently for a benefit that we went to for a dear friend, I made up a HUGE fruit bowl, well actually by the time I was done cutting up all of the different varieties of fruit, I had three foil pans full of strawberries, blueberries, watermelon, cantaloupe, honeydew, and grapes. Fruit is always a hit especially on a hot summer day and always goes really well. Little one will eat just about any kind of fruit that you set in front of her. The oldest is a little more picky as she only likes certain fruits like grapes, cantaloupe, honeydew and apples, she absolutely refuses to eat anything that has to do with a berry of any kind, she hates strawberries, which sometimes I have to wonder if she is really my kid because strawberries are my absolute favorite fruit. The reason I bring up the subject of fruit is bringing you a great company to feature for the latest blog anniversary giveaway that has some really delicious, fresh fruit based products and also happens to be a Michigan company-Traverse Bay Farms. I love the variety of products that they carry; from delicious dried fruit, to healthy fruit juices and fresh made fruit salsa, you can definitely find something that you love here at Traverse Bay Farms. When I was contacted to do a review for Traverse Bay Farms, I was really excited to be able to talk about a Michigan company, me being from the great state of Michigan myself, I don't get the chance to run across too many companies like this online. Here is little bit of background information:
Traverse Bay Farms is dedicated to providing innovative functional fruit products and great tasting fruit based gourmet products. They are based in Bellaire, Michigan which is the epi-center region of tart cherry farming. The company also promotes healthy living and education with online fruit education orchards, this is often referred to as The Orchard of Health. This unique micro-climate and mineral-rich soil area of northwestern Michigan produces a wide variety of agricultural products. This area stretching along hundreds of miles of the Lake Michigan shoreline produces some of the world's finest fruit.
Traverse Bay Farms was started by a stay at home mom who was looking for a better way for her family to eat healthier despite being on a busy schedule. She frequently visited local farm markets to purchase fresh fruits and produce and discovered the amazing health benefits of all of these great fruits. The idea of starting a gourmet fruit business based on healthy living and convenience took shape and Traverse Bay Farms was born. Backed by the passion and desire to offer a varied line of fruit-based products, this new company grew rapidly to offer the broadest selection of gourmet fruit and functional fruit products in the industry. Traverse Bay Farms was the first company to offer convenient automatic delivery of cherry juice concentrate, dried fruit and fruit supplements.
Traverse Bay Farms quality promise to you is:
*Each of their gourmet fruit products are made from antioxidant rich fruit. Antioxidants are vital in fighting free radicals in our bodies.
*The driving force behind the "Fruit For A Healthy You" movement is to encourage people to eat more fruit. Any product bearing the "Fruit For A Healthy" seal encourages the daily consumption of fruit.
Traverse Bay Farms is also committed to "Going Green" and operated their business in an eco-friendly way, purchasing local fruit whenever possible from local farmers to support local agriculture and recycles whenever possible as well. They have a wide variety of unique products that you don't typically see anywhere.
*Super Fruit Capsules-These capsules come in a variety such as Tart Cherry, Cherry Prime, Wild Blueberry, Pomegranate, and Cranberry/Flaxseed. These are really great capsules because they help immensely with healthy joint function and support a healthy cardiovascular system as well as containing less than 1 gram of sugar and are gluten-free and vegan friendly.
*Dried Super Fruits-available in Dried Cherries, Dried Organic Cherries, Dried Blueberries, Dried Organic Blueberries, Dried Strawberries and Dried Red Raspberries. All dried fruits contain no high fructose corn syrup.
*Chocolate Covered Fruit-available in Apricots, Blackberries, Blueberries, Cherries in Milk and Dark Chocolate, Cranberries, Fruit Medley, Razz-Cherries, and Strawberries.
They also have a delicious variety of fresh fruit salsas, fruit BBQ sauces, fruit butters, fruit preserves, fruit syrups and condiments.
To find out more information on Traverse Bay Farms and all of the truly delicious products that they have to offer, please head over HERE. Also make sure to check out the Traverse Bay Farms blog HERE.
The generous folks over at Traverse Bay Farms would like to offer one very lucky Mommy2TwoGirls readers a great prize package consisting of:
*2 Bottle of Cherry Juice Concentrate
*2 Jars of Award Winning Fruit Salsa in Peach AND Red Raspberry (these salsas were voted #1 and #3 in America
*4 Downloadable E books including Tart Cherry Health Report, Super Fruit Handbook, Salsa Recipe Book AND Fruit Salsa Cookbook
(total value approx $90)
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Giveaway will end Wednesday 7/7 at 7pm EST. Winner will be chosen via random.org and notified by email as well as posted here on my blog. Winner will have 48 hours to respond before a new winner is chosen. Open to US residents ONLY! Special thanks to Andy and everyone at Traverse Bay Farms for sponsoring this giveaway. GOOD LUCK!
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