Archive | Smoothies & Beverages

Pint jars filled with smoothie ingredients

Smoothie Jars for Quick and Easy Smoothies

One of the easiest ways to start your day with a bang is downing a tall smoothie packed with nutrition. When you’re in a hurry in the morning, though, it can be daunting trying to get everything ready for your smoothie, so I started making Smoothie Jars to streamline the process.

Continue Reading
Spicy Tomato Gazpacho Smoothie

Six Steps to Sensational Savory Smoothies

Rather than blocking your nose, closing your eyes, and drinking a glass of slimy sludge that looks and tastes like swamp water, use this fool-proof formula that will help you create savory smoothies that look and taste amazing.

Continue Reading
pouring grains

You, Too, Can Homebrew

Making beer at home in small batches is attainable without having to buy large amounts of specialized equipment. Even better? Home-brewed beer is Unprocessed!

Continue Reading
cardamom tea

Cardamom Tea

Monica shares her journey towards healthy eating, which has helped her with myriad health problems. And, she offers us her recipe for soothing, comforting Cardamom Tea.

Continue Reading
Petrifying Pecan Pumpkin Shake for Halloween

A Petrifying Pecan Pumpkin Shake for Halloween

This Petrifying Pecan Pumpkin Shake is a treat we all can get behind. It’s easy to make, includes a vegetable, and is thick and rich while still being good for you. I love the flavors of pumpkin and pecan together and it’s a perfect autumn combination for a wholesome Halloween treat.

Continue Reading
Maple Syrup Drinking Vinegar Soda

Maple Syrup Vinegar Soda

A few years ago, my friend Allison took me to dinner at Pok Pok, a local Portland (Oregon) favorite that serves up authentic Southeast Asian fare. The food was certainly praiseworthy, but what captivated me most was their Som, or drinking vinegars. I’d never heard of “drinking vinegars” before, so of course I had to give them a try.

Continue Reading