Drinks

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Raspberry Lassi

July 10, 2014

I’ve come to terms with my internal battle of not using the oven/stove in summertime. But, here’s my other struggle – wanting to use my blender after I exercise. But […]

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Cherry Chocolate Kiss Smoothie

20 comments December 10, 2013

Do you all know Bev? Surely you all know Bev…she’s hard to miss. Gorgeous, a little cuckoo, and wicked hilarious. And now she’s bringing two offspring into the universe. Twins. […]

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12 Incredible Smoothies and a Vitamix Blender Giveaway!

333 comments August 26, 2013

If you’ve been following the Summer Smoothie Series from the beginning, then you know it was going to end on a significantly high note. If you’re just now tuning in, […]

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Video: Vitamix Blender review (Summer of Smoothies, final week 12, Vanilla Malt Milkshake)

6 comments August 22, 2013

Do you feel that – the tears rolling down your cheeks? The hollowness in your stomach? The sadness in your heart? Just me, huh? This is it, friends. The final […]

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Summer of Smoothies (week 11): Peach Smoothie

10 comments August 9, 2013

Peaches, along with strawberries and blueberries, are among my families’ favorite fruits. And peach season is at its peak right now, so yay! This smoothie, friends – it might not […]

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Summer of Smoothies (week 10): Almond Joy Smoothie

7 comments August 1, 2013

Do you have a favorite candy bar? Mine are Twix, Snickers, and Almond Joys. At Halloween, we remove all the Snickers and Reese’s PB Cups because of the kids’ peanut […]

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Summer of Smoothies (week 9): Pineapple Smoothie

9 comments July 26, 2013

I’ll always remember a few things about meeting Paul – he wore these super cute tennis shoes, could recite movie lines like nobody’s business, loved dill pickle potato chips more […]

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Summer of Smoothies (week 8): WaterLemon Slushie – virgin or spiked!

5 comments July 19, 2013

About 10 years ago, we were at my friend Nicole’s house. Her son, who was about four years old at the time (I think?), had a horrible stomach ache. Like […]

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Summer of Smoothies (week 7): Cookies and Cream

8 comments July 12, 2013

We’re already on week 7 – more than half way through! How did that happen?! It’s going by too fast. Waaaaa. Well now. There was no way I could would possibly get […]

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Summer of Smoothies (week 6): Mango-Orange Smoothie

6 comments July 5, 2013

Finding mangoes at my local market is never a problem. Finding mangoes that aren’t rock hard, is. I usually have to go to the corner stand or Farmer’s market to […]

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Summer of Smoothies (week 5): Red, White, and Blue Smoothies

6 comments June 28, 2013

I couldn’t resist making some Red, White, and Blue Smoothies for the 4th of July next week. Even though the blue is borderline purple and they’re more like a frozen […]

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Summer of Smoothies (week 4): Apple Pie Smoothie

6 comments June 21, 2013

You all must have seen this one coming! I mean, pie. Me. Me and pie. And after the Carrot Cake Smoothie…DUH. It’s alright. I don’t mind being predictable when the outcome […]

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Summer of Smoothies (week 3): Skinny Root Beer Banana Smoothie

6 comments June 14, 2013

I swear, bananas have about a 2 day shelf life for me before I’m unwilling to eat them – they can’t have even a hint of green on them OR […]