1000 (Giveaway!)

Posted: September 8, 2011 at 12:57 pm

Hello, friends! Boy do I have some good news for you this afternoon. FFF has reached 1000 posts! Pretty crazy to think about, huh? I think I need to give a warm thanks to you for reading and making this space a home. How about a special giveaway for multiple readers?!

And if you’re just now finding your way to this blog thanks to this giveaway, please take a look around - I recommend my About and Favorites pages. Then, chill for awhile as I love making new blog friends. Smile

So, about that giveaway…

You may have noticed that a certain ingredient has popped up in quite a few recipes I have done lately. That’s because I have been taste testing my way through a wide variety of NuNaturals stevia products! Say hello to my little friends…


I received an assortment of their quality products for review, including all of the following:

  • Vanilla Stevia Liquid Drops
  • Cocoa Bean Extract Stevia Liquid Drops
  • Alcohol Free Stevia Liquid Drops
  • Clear Stevia Liquid Drops


  • NuStevia Quick Dissolve Tabs
  • NuStevia Pure Stevia Extract
  • More Fiber Stevia Baking Blend


And I have tested them out in a large number of ways.

I have used the More Fiber Stevia Baking Blend in a few recipes you may recognize.

Fresh Peach Muffins


Chewy Peanut Butter Cookies


I really loved this blend because it not only cuts down on the use of sugar, but it also adds fiber…without any effects to the recipe’s taste or texture. I could hardly believe how well the stuff worked in these recipes.

NuNaturals Alcohol Free Liquid Stevia also made an appearance in the dressing for my Three Bean and Feta Salad.


And, yet again, no one would be the wiser that this didn’t use your standard sugar to add that touch of sweetness with the vinegar’s bite.

Beyond using NuNaturals in a few recipes, I have also used it daily in both my oatmeal and my coffee. Before, I would always use a splash of sugar-free maple syrup to give my oats a little extra flavor and sweetness. Now? The vanilla and cocoa liquid stevia drops work wonders in my favorite breakfast. A few drops go a long way. I have literally used one or the other every day for almost a month and there is barely a dent in them.


The Clear Stevia drops or NuStevia Quick Dissolve Tabs have been my go-to way of sweetening up my morning iced coffee as well. I like the clear stevia drops best, but the tablets do a good job too.


The only complaint I had from any of these products was that the Pure White Stevia Extract had a slightly stronger aftertaste compared to the liquid stevia. All in all, I thoroughly enjoy using NuNaturals and cannot wait to give you the chance to try some for yourself! Smile

Good thing Ron from NuNaturals has so very kindly allowed me to host a giveaway to show my love and appreciation of you all!

FOUR WINNERS will each receive one box of the NuStevia Packets (50 ct. Box) AND one bottle of the NuNaturals Vanilla Stevia Liquid (2 oz. bottle).

You have three ways to enter. Please leave a SEPARATE comment for each entry:

  • Comment telling me how you would use your Nunaturals products.
  • Twitter lovers: Tweet the following – I’m trying to win @NuNaturals goodies from @TinaFFF ! Enter for your chance to win - http://bit.ly/mPBTd7 “
  • Facebook lovers: Support FFF on Facebook. Let me know if you did or already do.

This contest is open to US residents only. No P.O. Box addresses, please. Giveaway will end at 12 pm EST Thursday September 15 and I will announce the winners on Friday.

And good news! If you don’t want to wait for a giveaway (or have luck like I do), you can go ahead and get your hands on some NuNaturals the following ways:

1) Continental U.S. readers can receive FREE SAMPLES of the NuStevia Packets by sending a SELF-ADDRESSED, STAMPED, # 10 envelope to the following location :

NuNaturals, INC
2220 West 2nd Ave. # 1
Eugene, OR  97402

2) Receive SPECIAL DISCOUNTS on all future orders available through www.nunaturals.com. Enter the code BLG930 to receive 15% off your total order. You will also receive free shipping in the Continental US with orders over $35. Offer expires SEPTEMBER 30, 2011.

Time to get cracking on those entries. You want to win the Vanilla Stevia Liquid. It’s like liquid gold, people! Cross your fingers you win! Fingers crossed

Disclaimer: I received these NuNaturals products free for review. All opinions expressed are my own, honest thoughts.


169 Comments to “1000 (Giveaway!)”
  1. Haley says:

    And, I already “Like” FFF on FB!

  2. Lauren says:

    I love love love NuNaturals stevia! It’s perfect in oatmeal, drinks, smoothies, but I really want to try it in ice cream/sorbet. Yum!

  3. Holy moly, 1000 posts! I was excited when I reached 10. Not that I’m much past 10 now, but you know…;)

    I’d definitely use them for baking, but I’d also like to try them in my oats and coffee. I’m trying to back off of the cream and sugar (or in my case, Silk Creamer and Splenda) and definitely think that they’d help me transition.

  4. I’m still a little shy to try Stevia, but based on so many blogger’s rave reviews, I think I should give it a shot.

    and CONGRATULATIONS TO YOU on 1,000 posts!!!!! What an accomplishment, Tina!

  5. Jenny says:

    I’d love to try a stevia that tastes good! Last brand I tried left this bitter aftertaste, but it’s so much better for you than the fake sugars…. i’d put it in yogurt bowls, oatmeal, and maybe even try the baking (my stomach does NOT like me baking with Splenda)

    Congrats on 1000 posts! You are my inspiration to becoming a healthy mom one day!

  6. Jenny says:

    Also, I like FFF on facebook 🙂

  7. I would use the stevia in my bowls of oat bran! MMM!

    And congratulations!!! 1000 posts is such an accomplishment!

  8. Martha says:

    I would use NuNatural products in Iced Tea and when trying some of your muffin recipes that look fabulous!

  9. Argh, Matey! says:

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  10. I would put them in things I’m baking and cooking and in my oats and probably smoothies!

  11. Devon says:

    I would love to try using it in all the baking i do!!

  12. I would use my NuNaturals for baked cookies, smoothies and yummy oats!

  13. Amy Lauren says:

    I would definitely use these for baking cookies and making bread!

    Amy Lauren

  14. Amy Lauren says:

    Also, I’m a facebook fan!

    Amy Lauren

  15. Kristine says:

    I would use NuNaturals in my oatmeal and when baking! I love that they have different flavors!

  16. Kristine says:

    I ‘m a FFF fan on Facebook!

  17. Larissa says:

    I follow on Facebook! And I love it!

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