The Tale of the Beet Smoothie

Beets and I have an iffy relationship.  Ok I don't really like them.  I've tried them several different ways over the years and we just haven't connected yet.  They always taste a little "earthy" to me, in other words they taste like dirt. We have a subscription to Door to Door Organics and in the… Continue reading The Tale of the Beet Smoothie


Christmas in April

Something very special arrived in the mail last Friday: That's right...a Vitamix!!!!! I have wanted a Vitamix for over a year now.  I have debated and debated about whether or not to order one because they are very expensive.  I don't have a blender, only a Magic Bullet and a food processor.  I do love the… Continue reading Christmas in April


Cinnamon Bun Smoothie

I made the most delicious smoothie this morning that I had to share.  I actually tried to make this smoothie for the first time one morning last week.  I got all the ingredients together in the Magic Bullet cup and screwed on the blade.  But when I pressed the blade end down into the Magic Bullet nothing… Continue reading Cinnamon Bun Smoothie

Cooking · Health

Mini Monsters

As I travel around the food and healthy living blogging world, I keep reading about these things called Green Monsters.  It seems like everyone is drinking them and going on and on about the health benefits.  I decided to hop aboard the bandwagon and check it out. What is a Green Monster?  Apparently its a smoothie… Continue reading Mini Monsters