Carrot Mango Madness

August 1, 2016

As you might’ve noticed over the past year, I’ve been keeping things simple in the kitchen. There are many reasons for this. The first reason is time. I don’t have the luxury of dilly-dallying like I used to. Now when I’m in the...

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Grapeberry Mint Juice

February 15, 2016

Since Darlington started eating solids in December, I’ve added making baby food to my cooking repertoire. If Dan and I get to eat homemade food every day, then so should our precious baby! But it’s not easy adding one more thing to the...

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Pumpkin Crush

November 9, 2015

It’s only natural to add unnecessary junk—salt, butter, sugar, and a variety of sauces—to already perfect foods. I’m guessing we’re all guilty of it at one time or another. It might be an American thing to do, but whatever it is, I’m...

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Strawberry Romanesco Broccoli

July 20, 2015

If you’re not a big foodie, then you might be wondering what that Willy-Wonka-like vegetable seen in the ingredients photo is.  Well, Romanesco Broccoli is an edible flower. Though its name says broccoli, it’s in fact more of a...

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Farm Greens Juice

June 22, 2015

Nothing says summer quite like fresh melons, but that doesn’t mean we have to wait until picnics and barbeques to partake in this fleshy delicacy. Honeydew on a scorching day is more than just a low-calorie, refreshing treat. This...

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Exotic Raspberry Tonic

June 8, 2015

In the summertime, I’m always looking for refreshing drinks for small gatherings, and nothing beats a homemade elixir. Especially when it tastes great without having to add any sweeteners. And what’s more exciting, is when there are...

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Mother Nature Juice

March 2, 2015

One of the best things about being pregnant is all of the fun experimenting with new recipes. While a woman’s body is preparing for new life, it only makes sense that certain foods become more beneficial than others. One of these super...

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Juice: Basil Crush

February 2, 2015

Having a sluggish Monday? Then get juiced up on a cellular level, and treat your body to a little recovery....

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Juice: Sweet Orange Kiss

January 26, 2015

Close your eyes and teleport yourself to a tropical paradise filled with the flavors of orange, mango, and pineapple. These delicious fruits make a splendid concoction, but also have many health benefits that offer excellent support...

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Juice: Artichoke Sip

January 12, 2015

When you think of artichokes, the first thing that might come to mind are artichoke hearts, but the thing that most people don’t realize are that the leaves carry the vast majority of health benefits. Don’t be intimidated by this...

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