Drinks

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Chocolate Iced Coffee Frappe

6 comments July 17, 2015

This post is sponsored by Nielsen-Massey. Opinions and text are all mine. Iced coffee seems really common today. Maybe it always was, I don’t know. But when I was growing […]

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Cherry Ice Cream Float

4 comments June 22, 2015

When I was a kid, fast food was a special treat. And so was soda, usually only occurring when my grandparents would come for a visit. They would bring cases […]

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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 […]