Category Archives: Smoothies

The Handiest Apple Gadget Around

In our house, we love apples. We love dehydrated apples, applesauce, just plain apples (and I love ’em with peanut butter, as a mid-afternoon snack). But the biggest pain about apples is the peeling and slicing, especially when you’re working … Continue reading

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Still Kickin’ the Sick Orange Smoothie

It’s more than a little bit sucky how long it takes to get mold out of your respiratory system. ‘Round these parts I’ve been fighting junk in my lungs, a plugged up head and sore throat for about a week, … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Preparation Green Smoothie

Look at the color of that smoothie! I mean really look at it. Do you know how it got to be that color? It wasn’t food coloring, and it sure isn’t from no kiwis or grapes. That beautiful shade of creamy green … Continue reading

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AtV Green Orange Julius

My friend Sarahfae is Addicted to Veggies — that is to say she is a raw food magician. My interest in raw foods is minimal, but when she comes up with a recipe that resembles something I love the “real” version … Continue reading

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Post-Daylight “Savings” Pick-Me-Up Smoothie

When you’re using yogurt as your protein, you have to be careful about the bitterness that comes hand-in-hand with it. It’s wise to find something sweet (but healthy!) that kind of cancels it out. This morning’s smoothie: Frozen kiwi Frozen … Continue reading

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The Smoothie That Eats Like A Meal

I suppose that’s exactly what a smoothie is *supposed* to do! I try not to use plastic straws on a regular basis, but sometimes, I make a smoothie that is so thick that without a straw, it gives me a … Continue reading

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Nutty Monday Morning Smoothie

I can’t believe how orange this smoothie turned out! Ingredients: -Half of a green apple with peel (that’s where the nutrients are!) -Half of a kiwi (out of season, grown elsewhere, so I peeled it) -Frozen pureed mango -Peanut butter … Continue reading

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