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  • Homemade Almond Milk {Video Tutorial}

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    When I was in the initial planning stages of my Whole30, making my own almond milk was honestly not something that really interested me. I assumed it would be a cumbersome process that wasn't really worth the time or effort. Was I ever wrong! I did a lot of research and reading online about making [...]

  • Recent Eats: The Breakfast, Lunch & Snack Edition (Pumpkin Pie Smoothie Recipe!)

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    Happy Friday! I got almost 9 hours of sleep last night which was so nice. I woke up naturally around 7:20 and invited Sullie up for some cuddles. It's a cold, rainy day so I'm now camped out at my desk with a space heater and french pressed coffee. Perfect Friday morning. While I don't [...]

  • Fig, Cherry & Berry Smoothie + Recent (Lots of Out To) Eats

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    This is the first week that I've truly felt "in the swing of things" in over a month. Between traveling in February and the weird snow/ice days we had, my schedule has been all over the place. This week it's been 100% business as usual and it's one of those magical weeks where none of [...]

  • Must Try Smoothie and Salad Combinations

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    Hey, hey! I hope you've all had a great week. I wanted to pop in quickly to share a new smoothie and salad combo that I'm loving this week. The star ingredients of the smoothie are pumpkin, almond butter and chocolate coconut granola. The team at Cascadian Farm sent me two different flavors of their [...]

  • In My Kitchen: Green Smoothie Video Tutorial

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    I know that I blog about green smoothies A LOT but over the last year I've gone from being an occasional smoothie drinker to having one almost every day. I used to find smoothies to be unsatisfying because I thought I needed something to "chew" and I always felt hungry after I ate them. I [...]

  • 8 Tips for Green Smoothies that Look Pretty and Taste Great

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    It's day 30 of the April Green Smoothie Challenge. We made it! I'll be posting a recap of the last week with an overview of the challenge later this week but for today's post I wanted to give you my tips for making green smoothies that look pretty and taste great. Some of the complaints/struggles [...]

  • Green Smoothie Challenge: Week 3 + Banana-less Coconut Water Green Smoothie

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    The final week of Green Smoothie April is here! I have to admit that week three passed in a haze but I did have one outstanding smoothie recipe that I must share! I made this AMAZING green smoothie that features a coconut water base and no bananas! I've received several requests for green smoothies sans [...]

  • Glowing Green Ginger Power Smoothie {Recipe}

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    We're 11 days into Green Smoothie April and my favorite smoothie so far has been my green ginger creation. I've made it three times now and I have the recipe just right and ready to share with you! What I love most about this smoothie is that it's almost more like a green juice in [...]

  • Green Smoothie April: The First 7 Days

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    The first seven days of the Green Smoothie April Challenge are behind us! It's been so fun to see all of your tags on Instagram and Twitter. Keep them coming!!! Remember to use the hashtag #GreenSmoothieApril and tag me @jdecurtins. Y'all have made some really great looking and sounding smoothies and I'm definitely going to [...]

  • Tropical Green Smoothie Recipe

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    Five days ago I said goodbye to this... And yesterday I said hello to this. This has been a brutal winter for most of us. It's actually been warmer in the Chicago area over the last two days than it has been in Charlotte. My friends at home have been reporting tons of rain, cold [...]

  • Chocolate Peanut Butter Green Protein Smoothie {Recipe}

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    Recently I had the opportunity to combine two of the things that I love the most... Green smoothies... And peanut butter. Not just any peanut butter but the new Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter from Smart Balance. I received an email asking if I would be interested in sampling their new Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter and [...]

  • Resetting the Eats + PB&J Smoothie

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    On Sunday I bid farewell to this stuff... Of course I had to go out with a bang. This is a carrot cake whoopie pie with cream cheese filling. My heart skips a beat just looking at it. It tasted better than it even looks. On Monday I said hello to this stuff. Protein, veggies, [...]

  • 7 Days Of Green Smoothies…The Aftermath

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    Katherine and I would like to thank everyone who participated in the 7-Day Green Smoothie Challenge! It was such a fun week of sharing pictures, recipes and healthy eating. Check out this cool collage that Katherine put together with images from her week of green smoothies. And here is a collage that I put together [...]