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Bite into a Healthy Lifestyle

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This month, nutritionists like myself will be celebrating National Nutrition Month and this year’s theme is ‘Bite into a Healthy Lifestyle’. Any Hill & Valley customer  would agree that it only takes a few bites of any of their products to become hooked! Bonus is the health benefits. This month, we’re featuring Hill & Valley Sugar Free Peanut Butter Cookies.

   The smooth, rich texture of these cookies, along with the wonderful peanut aroma is wonderful. Research from Harvard School of Public Health showed that a 1-ounce serving of peanuts eaten five or more times a week can decrease the risk of diabetes by 27%.

   Peanuts and peanut butter contain more protein than any other nut.  In addition, peanuts are very high in arginine, a vasodilator that helps to open up blood vessels and improve blood flow. This may contribute to lowering blood pressure.

   Lastly, new research published in Breast Cancer Research and Treatment  showed that young girls who consumed peanut butter or peanuts at least twice a week decreased their risk of breast disease later in life by up to 39%. These finding suggest that peanut butter could help reduce the risk of breast cancer in women.


About the Author:

Anna RenkosiakAnna Renkosiak is a 2010 graduate of Augustana College in Rock Island, IL where she studied International Marketing. Her passion for baking led her to join the Hill & Valley team in 2009 as an Intern. After graduation, she worked her way up from Marketing Coordinator and was further promoted to Marketing Manager in 2011. Anna enjoys working with new product development, as well as researching industry trends as an integral part of the Hill & Valley team.

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  • augustine cooper

    I love all of you’re desert please can you’re company make sugar free doughnut and sugar free glade doughnut and butter milk doughnut can you all try and talk about doing it you all desert are the best in the world god bless


  • Ashlee Yenney

    Unfortunately we do not make doughnuts at this time.


  • NEW POST .... PEANUT BUTTER COOKIES?

    SORRY THIS IS THE ONLY PLACE I COULD FIND TO POST THIS NEW ONE …ABOUT YOUR PEANUT BUTTER COOKIES I AM TYPE 2 (TRYING TO AVOID ALL SUGARS) I HAVE BEEN HAVING 1 OF YOUR COOKIES ( FIRST THING )…WITH MY MORNING COFFEE FOR FOR ABOUT A YEAR NOW ..GREAT PRODUCT BUT … LATELY I AM FINDING MORE AND MORE WHOLE PEANUTS IN THEM ..WHICH IS A PROBLEM FOR ME WITHOUT DENTURES… PEANUT “BUTTER” ?…. WHY ALL THE RAW NUTS ? I GRIND MY OWN
    “BUTTERS” AND THERE ARE VIRTUALLY NO WHOLE NUT PIECES IN IT… PLEASE …CAN YOU GRIND THE “BUTTER” FULLY AGAIN …OR I WILL BE FORCED TO STOP BUYING THEM WHICH I WOULD TRULY REGRET . THANKS FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION OF MY PROBLEM ..WHICH I’M SURE SOME OTHERS ARE ALSO HAVING.
    THANK YOU

    JERRY- (MALE – 69 YEARS OLD)


    • Ashlee Yenney

      We apologize for the inconvenience but we have not reformulated or made any changes to our cookies.

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