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Green Smoothie and Juicing Grocery Haul

September 9, 2012


I had so much fun with my first grocery haul, I’m back at it again today. This time I am focusing on what I purchase for my green smoothies and juices. I’m on Day 2 of another feast. For reference, I own a Blendtec blender and a Breville Juice Fountain Elite. This haul is a partial […]

It’s Health Activist Writer’s Month!

April 1, 2012


April is WEGO Health’s Health Activist Writer’s Month Challenge (HAWMC) and I’m participating. This IS truly a challenge for me as I’m not someone who posts regularly, let alone daily, despite my best intentions. For the month April, however, I am committing to do just that. Per the challenge rules, I am allowed two missed […]

Raw Chai Smoothie – My First Recipe Post!!

February 5, 2012


Celebrate, celebrate! I’m posting my first ever recipe. And while it’s technically my husband’s creation, we’re one, right? More importantly, he doesn’t mind ceding credit to me 🙂 I posted a pic of this treat a couple of weeks ago on FB and Twitter. I was surprised by how much positive feedback I received so […]

Exploring Uncooking – Yummy Raw Vegan Eats!

January 26, 2012


My fridge was full. Good stuff like fresh veggies and fruits but still so full. So, I dug into my uncook books and scoured the web for raw vegan recipes to prepare. Here we go! Let’s start this trip with a visit to Averie at Love Veggies & Yoga for her delicious Raw Vegan Chocolate […]

Irish Moss & Almond Milk

January 16, 2012


Happy Belated New Year! I hope 2012 is treating you fairly thus far. The first two weeks have been busy for me – I started teaching two online college nutrition courses. I’ve taught the classes live before but online is such a different medium that the prep work threw me for a loop. I’m caught […]

Congrats to me – 20 lbs down!

December 4, 2011


On November 17th, I weighed in at 152lbs marking a 20lb loss since August. It’s been just over two weeks and I’m maintaining – I’m happy for that. With Thanksgiving and less physical activity, I didn’t do any damage 🙂 When I saw the 152 on the scale, I whooped it up and my hubby […]

Juice it Up! Our Breville Juicer

October 23, 2011


Yes, this week was a health-focused one. D and I purchased a Blendtec blenderand a Breville Juice Fountain Elite. We’ve been waiting quite some time for these appliances so I am thankful we were able to save up for them! Do you need a high-speed blender and juicer for a healthy lifestyle? No, of course […]

Blender Love – My New Blendtec!

October 21, 2011


My husband and I took the plunge and purchased a Blendtec Total Blender on Sunday from Costco online. The deal included not only the regular jar but also the Wild Side – normally a $100 value. I was excited for the Wild Side jar as it’s supposed to make smoothies in a whiz. I was […]