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


Sun-Dried Tomato Cream Sauce

Last weekend I whipped up a batch of sun-dried tomato cream sauce in my Vitamix.  I had a carton of heavy cream in the fridge plus I'd been wanting to use the Vitamix for something other than a smoothie for a change.  When I saw the recipe for sun-dried tomato cream sauce in the Vitamix… Continue reading Sun-Dried Tomato Cream Sauce


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